Doodling and zentangle workshop

Online North

Who is this course for?

This course may suit you if you have experience of accessing the internet and have an interest in learning about Zentangles. It is aimed at complete beginners to those that have some experience.

Course content

The course will look at how a simple doodle can be incorporated into a larger piece of work, using pen and paper. Your tutor will take you through some guided exercises and pattern designs before starting your own work. You will have the option of adding colour to emphasise elements within your finished piece. It is intended that the course will provide you with the opportunity to interact with other learners in a relax and enjoyable session.

Support and feedback

Your tutor will support you throughout the course through online face to face, demonstrations and suggestions on how to progress. You will work with your tutor on your personal goals within the structure of the course. 

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This course is offered online to support continued learning during lockdown.

Please note if/when lockdown is lifted this course may be redirected to face to face learning.

The time and day will remain the same, along with your tutor.

The venue for direct learning will be Bideford Art Centre.


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Please note if regional lockdown is activated this course will be offered as on-line learning via Zoom.

The time and day will remain the same, along with your tutor.

To be able to take part in online learning you will be sent a zoom invitation with your access code, you will require a PC with camera and microphone.

***Refunds for paid courses will be refunded pro rata as outlined in our fees policy if you are unable to continue your sessions.

Additional costs and requirements

This course is delivered online and provided free of charge. You will, however, need a computer or a tablet with a stable internet connection, as well as a built in or external microphone and camera to attend the course.

You will also need a few sheets of paper or sketchbook (A5 or larger), a black pen – biro or fine liner and a pencil/rubber. You may also want to add colour with some felt tips or coloured pencils, but this is optional.

About the tutor

Your tutor will be Colette Olah. Colette started working as a tutor for Learn Devon in September 2018 and delivers a variety of art and craft, employability and computer skills courses. She is a qualified art and design teacher who has worked in both mainstream and special education. Colette has also delivered Independent Life Skills to adults with learning disabilities and taught basic cooking, art and drawing skills in adult education classes in Worcestershire. In her spare time, she enjoys going to the many beautiful beaches in North Devon and also searching for bargains at flea markets and car boot sales. Colette enjoys teaching at Learn Devon because she is keen to help her learners progress and achieve their goals. She believes that lifelong learning and gaining new skills can create a sense of wellbeing and improved self-esteem and aims to create a relaxed and enjoyable environment for all participants.

Start date19 May 2021
End date19 May 2021
Start time10:00
End time12:00
Concessions not available