TangleU Conferences for CZTs

It's all about choice!

Attend Online!

Attend in Asheville!

Attend Both and Save!*


TangleU 2023 Online! Two plus days of online fun including SEVEN classes and one optional class! Of course we will mail you a huge cache of supplies and swag! And we will have a special online only zoom get together before classes start! All of the classes will be taught live and are recorded. The recordings will be available for 6 months so you can enjoy and review classes on your own schedule! TangleU Online - LIVE on January 13 - 15, 2023.


TangleU in Ashville, North Carolina! is back in person for 2023 and we're so excited! Pack your bags and get ready for fun at the beautiful Renaissance Hotel in downtown Asheville! Asheville is a true artists city with galleries, shopping and great restaurants right outside of our hotel!

TangleU in Asheville includes Three and a half days of fun including including TEN classes and an optional class! You'll get a great tote filled with all of the specialized supplies you need for classes. This year we have more open studio, more open mic, special vendor event and our 10 Year Anniversary Gala Banquet! TangleU in Asheville April 23 - 26, 2023.

As always ALL TangleU classes include lesson plans and permission to teach!

Can't decide? Can't get enough TangleU goodness? - attend both and SAVE 20% A $478 VALUE!






* Savings available through September 15th
**TangleU Productions is not affiliated with Zentangle®, Inc.






TangleU Conferences for CZTs are open to all Certified Zentangle® Teachers in good standing with Zentangle®, Inc. and wearing a smile!

TangleU Online

January 13 - 15, 2023


Attend from the comfort of home - wherever home is around the world! Classes are taught live on Zoom in the eastern US timezone. We understand that this is not a convenient time for everyone, classes are recorded so you can always enjoy or review the class at a time that works for you! So stay in your pajamas, grab your favorite beverage and snack and enjoy TangleU from home!

TangleU Includes:

  • Huge Supply Kit mailed directly to you! (extra charge for international shipping)
  • Event Swag!
  • Or choose to save money with the "no kit" option.
  • Seven Fabulous classes (Friday 6 pm Sunday 6 pm ET)
  • Choice to take an optional class on Saturday Evening
  • Daily Yoga Stretch
  • Exclusive TangleU Button for 2023 Online.

Tuition: $895 USD -- Save $100 with the no-kit option.

SAVE $478 when you also attend the Asheville program.

Choose the OPTIONAL CLASS

With Annie Reiser on Saturday Evening. Annie is teaching "Sweet Heart" a beautiful project just in time for Valentines Day! Optional Class Registration Opens on September 15, 2022. (additional cost)






Your Online Faculty

Annie Reiser, CZT

Annie Reiser, (CZT 10) is owner and artist of Botangle.net; a combination of art education and unique handcrafted gifts. She has degrees in German & Art and is a certified botanical illustrator from the Denver Botanic Gardens where she also teaches.


Annie joins the Online faculty to teach the Optional Class "Sweet Heart" - just in time for Valentines day! Registration opens 9/15/22.


Elaine Huffman, CZT

As a self-supporting artist for over 25 years, Elaine creates in fabric, paint, mixed media and Zentangle® Inspired Arts.


In 2013 Elaine founded TangleU Productions which provides in-person and virtual art classes and retreats for artists at every point in their creative journey.


Elaine is teaching the Friday Evening Class and is your host for the entire event.

Jennifer Cottrell, CZT

In October of 2013, Jennifer became a Certified Zentangle Teacher. She offers this wonderfully meditative instruction through James Madison University’s Life Long Learning Institute, as well as, private parties and lessons. Jennifer is always seeking opportunities to enhance her teaching of holistic wellness both in-person and in our new on-line world!


Jennifer's class "Sacred Geometry" incorporates the theory with beautiful design.

Romi Marks, CZT

Romi is from CZT class 18. She has been teaching Zentangle since 2015. Her classes are untraditional and incorporate color and shading techniques all while creating a calming and creative environment.


Romi's creativity is always amazing. This year she teaches "Freida on the Wall" - you don't want to miss it!

Sheila Grube, CZT

Sheila Grube is known for sharing encouragement, positivity and Zen in her teachings. Zentangle® has literally saved her life and her passion for this art method shines through, showing gratitude and appreciation for the journey she is on daily.


Sheila makes her Faculty debut teaching "Dreaming in Black and White".

Susan Moen, CZT

Susan is a CZT 28. She has a crystal store in Sarasota Florida where I teach Zentangle classes surrounded by crystals!


Susan's Faculty Debut features her distinctive tangling style in her class "Tropical Tangles".

Your Online Experience

Learn

The Core program includes 2 1/2 days of classes. And an optional evening class! TangleU was the first CZT event to include lesson plans with each class!

All Inclusive

TangleU always includes all of the special materials you need for class and fabulous SWAG! And for online it's delivered to your home!

And since you are attending from home - where your stash of supplies is handy - we have a no-kit option at a reduced cost.


Classes are Recorded!

TangleU Online is a global classroom. Students gather from around the world to attend! All of the classes are taught live in the Eastern USA timezone and recorded so you can enjoy at a reasonable time from your timezone!

Recordings are available for all online students to view and review classes! Available for 6 months.

Connect

Connect with your CZTs friends from around the world as we gather online! Online TangleU includes a pre-event social and mic's are open during lunch for you to talk and the chat feature is always open!

Swap

Our annual Tile Swap is one of our most popular offerings! The mosaic is always a showstopper!



The Comforts of Home!

Attending from home means you can attend in your pajamas and slippers; all of your art supplies are nearby; your favorite beverages and snacks nearby and you save the cost and hassle of travel!


TangleU in Asheville

April 23 - 26, 2023

All of your CZT friends new and old will gather in Ashville North Carolina at the Renaissance Downtown from from April 23 - 26 2023!

We have three plus days of fabulous classes with top CZTs! A stuffed goodie bag with over $200 worth of materials in it! Lesson Plans for each class! Great "extra credit" class! And this year Open Mic night and expanded Open Studio time!

TangleU Asheville Includes:

  • 3 1/2 days of Instruction
  • Daily Zen
  • Daily Yoga Stretch
  • Breakfast and Luncheon Daily
  • AM and PM refreshments
  • Banquet Dinner
  • Awesome Tote Bag
  • 2022 TangleU Asheville Button
  • All of the special art materials and papers for classes!
  • And Swag!
  • Vendor Event!
  • More Open Studio Times!
  • CZT Gallery
  • And a choice of lodging and payment options.
  • Attend Online too and SAVE!

Full program, meals, supplies and shared room. $1,850

Full program, meals, supplies and private room. $2,204

Full program, meals and supplies. $1,495

SAVE $478 when you also attend the Online Program!


Your Ashville Faculty

Annie Reiser, CZT

Annie Reiser, (CZT 10) is owner and artist of Botangle.net; a combination of art education and unique handcrafted gifts. She has degrees in German & Art and is a certified botanical illustrator from the Denver Botanic Gardens where she also teaches.


Annie is teaching "Flutters By" a super creative class using inks and colors!

Chris Titus, CZT

Chris is a CZT 7 from Wyoming, NY. She is recognized for the Square One Facebook groups, creator of Bitty BookZ and facilitator of Zentangle retreats. Chris has created the TangleU swap for many years, along with 2 tangles designed especially for TU!



Chris helps us connect with our Zen with "Go Bigger or Go Bigger!"

Elaine Huffman, CZT

As a self-supporting artist for over 25 years, Elaine creates in fabric, paint, mixed media and Zentangle® Inspired Arts.

In 2013 Elaine founded TangleU Productions which provides in-person and virtual art classes and retreats for artists at every point in their creative journey.


Elaine is your host for TangleU!




Katrina Thiebault, CZT


Katrina Thiebaut, CZT 22,32 and 36, is the creator of Zen Kin and the designer of Zen Kin Cousins. She is known for using the Zentangle® Method of drawing to create her unique Zen Kin characters. During the pandemic, Katrina facilitated a project called Katrina’s Zen Kin® Cousins. At the conclusion of the project, she created a book called Katrina’s Zen Kin® Cousins: A Worldwide Project.


Katrina will guide you through a fun community building project!

Minette Riordan, CZT

Dr. Minette Riordan, CZT 14 has been making, teaching and selling art for over 10 years. While she loves all kinds of art, Zentangle is the one she always returns to for inspiration and comfort. You can find bits of tangle patterns in all of her art.


Minette returns to the Faculty teaching "Zen Gone Wild: A Botanical Inspired Zendala!

Nancy Dawes, CZT

I enjoy designing classes to help you along your art journey. My classes in Courtenay, on zoom, and around North America (RMZR, Tangle Island and TangleU) include Zentangle, eco dyeing, book making, Celtic Knots and various mixed media techniques.


Nancy is teaching "Tangle Keepers" for keeping and displaying your tangles.

Nysha Oren Nelson, CZT

Discovering beauty and pattern everywhere is what keeps Nysha Oren Nelson motivated. He lives in Somerville, TN with his husband, dogs and chickens. Nysha is an avid tangler, teacher and creative explorer who is passionate about teaching.


Explore using sketchbooks as a format for tangling with Nysha!

Sam Taylor, CZT

My name is Sam Taylor. I’m an illustrator, creative educator, and pattern enthusiast from Coastal North Carolina. 


I love teaching students how to combine watercolor with Zentangle inspired patterns to create textured, imaginative illustrations.


Sam makes her TangleU Faculty debut teaching "Farm Fresh Tangles"!

Terri Young, CZT

CZT16 since 2014. Taught locally, online, TangleU Ashville, CZT:AE 2021 & 2022, guest teacher at Summer Tangle 2022. Hosted Texas CZT retreat. Love learning and teaching new techniques, mediums in all art forms.


Terri is teaching a fabulous optional class where you will create a display format for tiles out of wire and beads! Registration opens on September 15, 2022.

Your Asheville Experience

Learn


The Core program includes 3 1/2 days of classes. And an optional 4th day of classes and evening class! TangleU was the first CZT event to include lesson plans with each class!

Connect


Create alongside other CZTs in our beautiful classroom. Connect and network with CZTs. And this year we are expanding Open Studio time and adding an Open Mic night - these times are for optional sharing and included in your Tuition!

All Inclusive


TangleU always includes all of the special materials you need for class. No packing extensive supply lists! We also include and awesome tote bag and lots of swag and surprises.

Banquet


TangleU includes a special banquet on our last evening! We also include breakfast, lunch, morning and afternoon refreshments!


Swap and Student Gallery


Our annual Tile Swap is one of our most popular offerings! The mosaic is always a showstopper!


The Student Pop-upGallery features student work and draws a crowd!

Surprises and Fun!


Their is always something new and surprising at TangleU! It could be a photo booths, live music, field trips and more! What surprises will this year hold?


Payment Plans and Policies. 

20% Discount - $for both events ends on September 15th! Sign Up TODAY!

For the online No Kit Option Enter coupon code No-Kit-Option. 1% will be deducted from your total now and the balance will be deducted from your final payment for a total of $100.







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TangleU has been providing quality educational programs for CZTs since 2013. In that time thousands of CZTs have learned the best in Zentangle and ZIA from their fellow CZTs!