Tessellation Creatures

Are you interested in using geometry to make cool art? In this activity we’ll explore what a tessellating pattern is and look at artwork by MC Escher for inspiration. Then we’ll create our own geometric shapes and use them to draw a pattern of colourful creatures!

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Needed: paper, pencil, black marker, colouring supplies of your choice, 2 sheets of construction paper, ruler, scissors and tape


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