This class is intended to be an introduction to origami tessellations. Abstract geometric pattern abstract periodic tessellation non-recursive periodic tessellation periodic tessellation tessellation A classic tessellation is a model which uses a tessellated pattern as its main subject meaning the tessellation is not used just in an auxiliary role such as creating scales on an.
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Square Weave Tessellation.
Origami tessellations square. An origami tessellation is not. Ive made a few tessellations by origamist Eric Gjerde but this here is an original. I folded it years ago but had never posted it here.
2009 Tessellations are very popular in origami these days although personally I havenít done much with them. This Demonstration models an origami fold called a square twist. A video showing different origami tessellations folded by sara adams.
I folded it on a 64×64 grid and used 12in x 12in marble swirl paper. Classic tessellations are usually based on either a square or hexagonal grid. Most of the origami I do is modular origami but I dabble in other branches of origami too.
Finally we will make the larger tessellation using special paper without a crease pattern time permitting. Reverse Square Tessellation a model by yours truly. The square twist folds flat rigidly the paper is always flat as it folds.
The front side of the Square Weave Tessellation by Eric Gjerde features a beautiful raised woven pattern and to make sure that this is not just woven strips of paper you have to flip the paper over to see a set of square twists on the reverse side. Origami Tessellations 1681 Members. When you begin with a square.
Though after a few hexagonal tesselations I already remember that 320866 Post Reply Preview. Previous Post Square Twist Illustration v2 WIP Next Post Square Weave Tessellation. Origami Tessellations via Email.
But it does have crease patterns for 4 origami tessellations. One is a standard square twist tessellation. The past month has been astonishingly productive in terms of origami.
We will make this model in stages. The squares are on the side not visible in this photo. At first glance its hard to believe that this piece of origami is folded from a single sheet of paper with no cuts or glue.
It doesnít use pentagonal symmetry however the underlying grid is square. Here is a tessellation that features all pentagons. Also features a quick glimpse at the book Origami Tessellations by Eric.
Ekaterina has her own fancier photos here. I think I might have been able to do another level. This tessellation is straight from Eric Gjerdes book Origami Tessellations.
Itís an ancient pattern used in Moorish and Mideastern art and architecture. First we will make the tessellation unit from a photocopy of the crease pattern. Ben Kraft March 2011.
This is a model created by Mr. The model was folded from a 17cm square and I did 7 levels on it. This one sheet of paper is folded such that it has a tessellated pattern.
Another is the classic triangle twist tessellation. Origami tessellations are a technique which makes it possible to create complex repeating patterns on a plane by folding a single sheet of paper. Use a pair of compasses.
This here is an origami tessellation a folded pattern that could hypothetically repeat infinitely in the plane. Modulardodecahedron 6 years ago. Classic Tessellations Models of this type are also automatically listed in.
Eric Gjerde one of the geniuses when it comes to paper tessellations. Tessellations can be folded as standalone models or be used as parts of more complex designs for example as scales in a figurative model representing an animal or as decoration on origami boxes. I just have a memory of how much I loved how it backlit.
Sign up to receive Origami Tessellations via e-mail. Worked like a charm. So feeling both nostalgic and lacking for any new ideas I decided to fold it again.
A third is the one in this blog post and the fourth is an offset square twist variation that is iso-area. This is a time lapse of folding the square weave tessellation by Eric Gjerde. Next we will make a larger tessellation from a crease pattern.
Square Star and other tesselations. Buy Eric Gjerdes book here. Berlin workshops at Berlinische Galerie Jan 05.
It can tessellate the plane and still fold flat rigidly. Square Star by Ekaterina Lukasheva. The red hydrangea was folded from double-tissue.
Email Address Recent Posts. A video showing different origami tessellations folded by Sara Adams. I once showed this photograph to.
I dont recall the title of the design.