Esthetics & Design: Fractals

Hand-out for a workshop on Esthetics & Design in Permaculture. Patterns in Nature: self-similarity & scale  Exact self-similarity: identical at all scales; e.g. Koch snowflake Quasi self-similarity: approximates the same pattern at different scales; may contain small copies of the entire fractal in distorted and degenerate forms Statistical self-similarity: repeats a pattern stochastically so… Continue reading Esthetics & Design: Fractals