Head over to my youtube page, it’s a great way to see tessellations, and get a taste of my Skillshare classes about creating these types of drawings. A playlist only about these wonderful nested shapes that M.C. Escher revealed to the world. You can choose a specific video on the “All about Tessellations” playlist or view all 28 tessellation videos right here.Continue reading
In the previous five classes we learned the first three symmetry methods used in creating nested shape tessellations and patterns. Mirror, rotation and translation. This class introduces and explains in depth, the fourth symmetry operation, the glide reflection. It was one of M.C. Escher’s favourites, having accomplished 25 drawings using this symmetry method.
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Some tessellations are super simple. Especially if you use the free KaleidoPaint App from professor Jeff Weeks. This one took 60 seconds!Continue reading