Who is M.C Escher?
M.C Escher was a famous graphic artsist. He was famous for his many, drawings, sketchings, tesselations, and many other artistic projects. He was left-handed like many other famous artists. He lived in Italy and married a woman named Jetta Umiker in 1924. M.C Escher died March 27, 1972.
Transformations in a Tesselation
Tesselations are made out of a series of transformations. The shape that you doing your tesselation on is what your transforming. The shapes can be put through a couple different forms of transformations. They are translations, rotations, and reflections. If you translate, rotate and reflect the shape a number of times, then yoiu will have a tessealtion!