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July 19, 2011 10:39 AM   Subscribe

Beaded PolyhedraMore beadwork (mathematical and otherwise) by Gwen Fisher ❂ Still more beadwork galleries at beAdinfinitumThree-dimensional finite point groups and the symmetry of beaded beads [pdf - some algebra, but lots of illustrations]
posted by Wolfdog (6 comments total) 10 users marked this as a favorite

 
Those are beautiful. Now I'm much more interested in beadwork. Quite a step up from the "craftsiness" of most bead sites.
posted by _paegan_ at 12:30 PM on July 19, 2011


LOL Until I found her Etsy site. Wish I hadn't popped my own happy bubble.
posted by _paegan_ at 12:32 PM on July 19, 2011


That last pdf is fantastic!
posted by kaibutsu at 1:09 PM on July 19, 2011


Neat.
posted by arcticwoman at 5:32 PM on July 19, 2011


Even Barbie would like this kind of math!
posted by Quietgal at 9:11 PM on July 19, 2011


Excellent. thanks. I've always found beadwork to be a wonderful meditation; finger work and color therapy together works wonders on stilling the mind.
posted by the fish at 1:39 AM on July 20, 2011


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