These patterns were made in Inkscape as experiments in a weekend workshop series taught by Xenia Ghazi

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6 fold Symmetry with interactive controls

6 fold Symmetry with interwoven edges

136 KiB

Subset of Stars with two alternating rotations

39 KiB

12 pointed stars repeating toward their centers

74 KiB

Interlocking rings composed of the space between groups of 7 stars

21 KiB

6 fold Symmetry in groups of 7, fractal 24 pointed petals and leaves

1.3 MB

Xenia’s website

The class description for Islamic Art: the Mastery of Geometry at SAIC