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make-your-own tessellation art by a 4th grade student, bird theme a first-time make-your-own-tessellation, bird theme (eagles)

by Kelsea T

This tessellation shows translational (slide) symmetry.

The "tile" (tile = repeating shape) is very neatly, precisely reproduced and fits with all the other tiles perfectly, without gaps or overlaps. That's what a proper tessellation does.

If I offer any constructive criticism, it's this: I wish the artist had tweaked the outlines so that the feet would be more like feet.