Learn how to draw interesting visualizations using advanced Tableau techniques.

Drawing Election Circles

There have been a lot of requests to create this tutorial, especially with the upcoming elections, yep, I am starting to get excited about the election season. As such,...

Drawing a Circle Dot Chart

I saw the following while looking for inspiration and thought that this would be fun to build, to build this visualisation as well as to include some neat variations....

Radial Fan Charts in Tableau

I was looking for inspiration for my second Epic Viz and thus was experimenting with Tableau to see what can be done. In the process, I put together a...

Drawing Daisy Charts in Tableau

On my way home from the London Tableau User Group (TUG) I was looking at Twitter and got inspiration from Kevin Flerlage (@FlerlageKev) and Rajeev Pandey (@rajvivan), so I...

Tableau Magic EpicViz vol.1

This is going to be a longer post than most as I want to give you the full idea behind this visualisation as well as show you how to...

Drawing a Combined Radial and Rounded Bar Chart in Tableau

I was browsing Pinterests for interesting visualisations and came across a visualisation that combined a Radial Bar Chart with a Rounded Bar Chart, and as such, I knew that...

Drawing a WiFi Symbol

I do like having some fun with Tableau and in this blog we are going to use Data Densification to draw a simple WiFi Symbol. This will be quick,...

Drawing a Drop Off Sankey Chart in Tableau

Tableau Magic has experienced a fantastic launch and I am extremely grateful for your support. One of the ways I have been monitoring the growth of Tableau Magic is...

Drawing Arc Maps in Tableau

As of 2019.2, Tableau now has the MakePoint and MakeLine Functions that makes this process a lot easier. I would recommend using the technique described in this tutorial...

Drawing Orbit Charts in Tableau

Since releasing our popular Satellite Chart Tutorial, see Drawing Satellite Charts and Variations in Tableau, I have received numerous request for help in creating a layered version of this...


Tableau Desktop Quiz

Our Tableau learning quizzes have been designed to help you test your learning as well as to be fun. Created for Tableau...


B14. Drawing with Polygons / Circles

In this lecture, we will be looking at using Data Densification, Table Calculations and the Polygon Mark Type to draw shapes. We will combine all our techniques to draw a few fun shapes and will be building up to drawing more complex objects.

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