Great software for Tilings, Patterns, Symmetry

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

A list of interactive, visual, easy-to-use software or tilings and patterns.

girih app

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girih app. For Mac.

2018-06-22 girih app is written by Stefan Hintz. It's commercial software.

Hexagonal Grids

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[Hexagonal Grids By Amit Patel. At , accessed on 2015-11-23 ]

A tutorial on everything about hexagonal grids. Coordinate system, finding path, etc.


hyperplay 2014-09-13 by Tim Hutton.

Kali (wallpaper symmetry)

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Kali. Windows Mac OS Classic

Kali by Jeff Weeks. It is a interactive program for drawing figures of plane symmetry.


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taprats (Islamic Patterns Generator) Java (2002-10, 2018-04-06)

By Craig S Kaplan.

Also check out his thesis work.

Computer Graphics and Geometric Ornamental Design By Craig S Kaplan. At


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Tilings and Patterns Book

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