Computer Generated Islamic Star Patterns
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|Craig S. Kaplan|
|Islamic star patterns are a beautiful and highly geometric art form whose original design techniques are lost in history. This site describe one procedure for constructing them based on placing radially-symmetric motifs in a formation dictated by a tiling of the plane, and shows some styles in which they can be rendered, as well as some results generated with a software implementation of the technique.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12), College|
|Resource Types:||Topic Tools Miscellaneous|
|Math Topics:||Euclidean Plane Geometry, Symmetry/Tessellations, Art, Religion|
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