Zendoodle Art Lessons

By The Arty Teacher - December 25, 2019

Zendoodles really do engage students and below is a great selection of Zendoodle art lessons that you can use with your art students.

Zendoodle Feathers

‘Zendoodle Feathers’ is a popular lesson and gives students three feathers to practice on.  It also comes with 3 sheets of zentangles for your students to explore, which can also be used with other projects.  It has great reviews and is great value and fun!

Learn how to do zentangles. Teach your students to do mindful zentangles.

Zendoole Hand

Creating a zendoodle hand is a therapeutic and pattern-based lesson that your students will enjoy. Like most of my zendoodle lessons, it comes with additional pattern sheets to be inspired by.

Zendoodle Flowers

Zendoodle Flowers (below) is a popular download as the step-by-step guide and template support your students to create their first Zendoodle flower.  The good examples are inspiring and can lead to further creations.

Zentangle Flowers Learn More

Zendoodle Inspiration!

If you want students to add zendoodle patterns to their own creations, the zendoodle examples below are so useful.  You’ll use them again and again in your teaching career.  Many of these are included with the other resources on this page.

zentangles art lesson

Zendoodle in Shapes

The ‘Zendoodle in Shapes’ lesson below comes with some sample sheets and a lesson plan so you can use it as an art sub lesson if you wish.  What makes this resource really worthwhile is the good example pictured below which really helps raise attainment.

zentangles art lesson

Zendoodle Alphabet

Students love the Zendoodle alphabet below because it feels personal when you give them the letter of their name.  You can also teach your students about negative space as these look effective when the letter is left blank and the background is filled with patterns.

Zentangle Art Lessons

Zendoodle Crab Art Lesson

There are lots of wonderful examples of Zendoodle animals on the internet.  The resource below gives your art students the opportunity to create a Zendoodle crab.  Everything they need is on one page.

animal zentangles

Zendoodle Sub Lesson

The Zendoodle sub lesson below asks students to copy the zendoodle patterns that they can see into the boxes.  A simple and therapeutic task! Of course it comes with a lesson plan.

zentangle art lessons

Seasonal Zentangle Art Lessons

Zendoodle Christmas Tree

Christmas Tree Zentangle

Zendoodle Pumpkin

‘Zendoodle Pumpkin’ is a great way to use zendoodle at Halloween.  Students apply the zendoodle within the sections of the pumpkin.  This resource comes with the good example that you can see below.

zentangles art lesson

Zendoodle Cobweb

This zendoodle cobweb resource is ideal for more spooky goings-on!

Zentangle Art Lessons

Thanks Giving Zendoodle

If you are looking for an art lesson for Thanksgiving, the resource below is ideal.  What a lovely, positive message: Give Thanks.

Thanksgiving art lesson

Zendoodle Heart for Valentine’s Day

The Zendoodle Heart worksheet below is ideal if you want to teach a Valentine’s art lesson.  It also includes a good example to inspire your students.

Zentangle Art Lesson

Zendoodle Easter Eggs

The zendoodle Easter Eggs download below comes with two differentiated worksheets.  One has some lines in place for your students to work within, and the second has just ovals for the more confident zendoodle maker!

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Zentangle art lessons. Zentangle Christmas art lesson. Zentangle Easter and Halloween art lessons. It’s a great way to learn how to do Zentangle lessons.

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Sarah Crowther is The Arty Teacher. She is a high school art teacher in the North West of England. She strives to share her enthusiasm for art by providing art teachers around the globe with high-quality resources and by sharing her expertise through this blog.

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