Repeating seamless patterns: definitions, free samples, links, and how-tos

Islamic Pattern

A pattern based on simple geometric shapes that uses symmetry and repeatability to create an impression of the infinite; that emphasizes beauty, flow, and unboundedness; with cultural or historic connections to Islamic art. See also arabesque.
Example(s) of Islamic Pattern
  • An example of an Islamic pattern
A simple Islamic counterchange pattern created with Artlandia SymmetryWorks.