Do-It-Yourself Tessellation Project:   Easy Paper+Pencil Equilateral Triangle Spin Method

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This tessellation art project starts with an equilateral triangle. In the Heesch way of describing tessellations, the art you can make with this method is called a C3C3C6C6.

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Step 9 of 28: With pencil, trace those folds inside the triangle.


Grab the paper called "mama". With pencil, trace those folds inside the triangle.

It makes 3 equal "kite" shapes inside an equilateral triangle.

3 kites in a triangle.
equilateral triangle containing 3 kites