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What are they?

A repeating pattern using regular polygons No gaps or overlaps Each vertex is the same

Regular Polygons?

Equal sides and equal interior angles

VERTEX?

Where corners all meet Has to equal 360 degrees

Famous artist that used tessellations in his works

To learn how to create a tessellation follow the links below! Michaels reflection: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=cBGw9ZQdow

How to: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lc4LGZwlcvs

Your final assignment is to work together to create unified tessellating faces. You will each be in charge of one profile (side view) face. You will use the stencil provided so that our faces fit together as one tessellation.