Well it's not necessarily an ornament, but that's how it looks to me this time of year. It's actually an interesting geometric exercise which produces something beautiful. The Intersect Faces tool is the star of this project.
Barber Pole Spiral
One of last month's projects showed how to create a barber pole using a digital image of stripes. This time the project shows how to use physical geometry (lines) to create the spiral stripes.
Kairouan Tiling Pattern
This Islamic geometric pattern can be seen on a famous mosque in Tunisia. It's easily created in SketchUp using simple geometry, construction lines, and groups and components.
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