For Origami Tessellations

If you haven’t visited, it’s well worth checking out. Eric Gjerde points out the wonderful work of a number of artists who fold paper, often into repeating geometric shapes. I don’t fold paper, but one day I took a picture of a napkin! Here it is:

Cheap Paper Napkin

The reason I relate this unremarkable occurrence is that I made a pattern from it that looks to me like the creation of an origami tessellator who has a certain verve but is none too tidy with the creases.

Folded Napkin

By all means, go to to see the real thing!

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