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Stimpy
01-11-2010, 02:10 PM
Hi,
hope you'll enjoy my tutorial.
If you don't know what an Escher painting is look first to the following links:

Some interesting works:
http://www.mcescher.com/Gallery/gallery-switz.htm

Tessellations - Escher and how to make your own
http://www.tessellations.org/index.htm

Totally Tessellated: M. C. Escher
http://library.thinkquest.org/16661/escher.html

Don't worry i'll start with an easy one:)


The first step is: Download this stencil and import it in AR3.
How? All answers you'll find below:)

The stencil:
http://www2.ambientdesign.com/gallery/files/4/8/1/0/equitriangle.png

Now Step Number 1:
http://www2.ambientdesign.com/gallery/files/4/8/1/0/stimpysescher01.jpg

Step Number 2:
http://www2.ambientdesign.com/gallery/files/4/8/1/0/stimpysescher02.jpg

Step Number 3:
http://www2.ambientdesign.com/gallery/files/4/8/1/0/stimpysescher03.jpg

Step Number 4:
http://www2.ambientdesign.com/gallery/files/4/8/1/0/stimpysescher04.jpg

Step Number 5:
http://www2.ambientdesign.com/gallery/files/4/8/1/0/stimpysescher05.jpg

Step Number 6:
http://www2.ambientdesign.com/gallery/files/4/8/1/0/stimpysescher06.jpg

Step Number 7:
http://www2.ambientdesign.com/gallery/files/4/8/1/0/stimpysescher07.jpg

Step Number 8:
http://www2.ambientdesign.com/gallery/files/4/8/1/0/stimpysescher08.jpg

And the final work. I added a background and yellow outlines:
http://www2.ambientdesign.com/gallery/files/4/8/1/0/escherflower.jpg


Here is another Escher like work from me:
http://www2.ambientdesign.com/forums/showthread.php?t=25829&highlight=escher

Now I'm very curious what you'll create:D
Believe me, there are nearly infinite ways to paint...

Have fun
Stimpy

Fashmir
01-11-2010, 09:13 PM
OMG-That is so cool! Your patience and care with this is great to see. Thanks for taking the time to teach. :)

DaveRage
01-12-2010, 03:55 PM
Neat technique and tutorial! Thanks for posting this :)

Stimpy
01-13-2010, 02:29 AM
Thanks for your kind words Fashmir and Dave:):)
It was fun for me to make Eschers without using scissor and paper:D

Have fun:)
Stimpy

Greeneyes
01-13-2010, 03:23 AM
Thank you very much what a great job you did.

byroncallas
01-13-2010, 09:59 AM
Terrific on very level - conceptually fantastic, methodical in execution, and beautiful results. The tutorial is excellent. Thank you for being so thorough. GREAT JOB for a GREAT IDEA. :):):):cool: