Drawing

Learn how to draw interesting visualizations using advanced Tableau techniques.

Creating a Pudding Chart in Tableau

I love drawing in Tableau and a few months ago, I saw an image of a Sunflower and I wondered if there is a mathematical way to create this,...

Creating Radial Column Charts in Tableau

This is a quick tutorial on creating a Radial Column Chart in Tableau. I have seen so many interesting ways that this has been used, so I really hope...

Creating a Coxcomb Chart in Tableau

I had this one on my radar for so long now, literally, ever since I ventured in Bespoke Data Visualisations in Tableau. A student requested this tutorial, so I...

Creating Gradient Bar Charts in Tableau

Gradients are not best practice for data visualisations. To put it out there immediately. However, it is something that is often asked for when creating infographics, or when the...

Creating Radial Stacked Bar Chart in Tableau

I saw this a while ago and thought that I would write a tutorial about creating Radial Stacked Bar Charts in Tableau; this is a Stacked Bar Chart based...

Creating Bar with Trend Chart in Tableau

Sometimes, I will get an idea stuck in my head, an image, a type of data visualisation, and I will obsess about it until I have figured out how...

Creating Gauges in Tableau

Another Tableau Tutorial request. Here is a tutorial on creating Gauges in Tableau. In this tutorial, we are going to show the colour-coded percentage out of 100.

Creating Half Circle Gauge Charts in Tableau

Requested from a friend, here is a nice and simple tutorial on creating Half Circle Gauge Charts in Tableau. In this tutorial, we are going to show the colour-coded...

Creating Calendar Circle Charts in Tableau

This is another chart type that been requested, and while I created and published this on Tableau Public a while ago, I have only just gotten around to writing...

Creating Layered Area Charts in Tableau

Just for some variety, check out this simple and fun blog about create Layered Area Charts in Tableau. We are literally using our data to draw the area chart...

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Tableau QT: Rounded Doughnut Chart

This is a Quick Tip on how to build a Rounded Doughnut Chart in Tableau, so less reading and more jumping in....