Finding new shapes

Here’s an exercise to get an artist past his or her familiar go-to vocabulary of shapes.  Paint a silhouette of a shape.  Then duplicate the shape a number of times, reflecting, rotating, and distorting it in the process.


I don’t see any reason why you couldn’t use this method to build patterns for package design or GD.  The shapes below all pertain to environment design, but have a look at the results:

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Finding new shapes

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