Category Archives: Serpentine Labyrinths

A Lattice Labyrinth for Today, 27th. March

As an alternative to designing designs for birthYEARS, how about some Lattice Labyrinths for birthDAYS. If we take the day and the month to be the separation parameters, so that 27th. March becomes (27,3) then one possibility is Serpentine Labyrinth … Continue reading

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Chinese Year of The Horse, Wood Horse Year 1954

Chinese Year 2014 began on 31st. January and is the Year of the Horse and also of the element Wood. I can’t do a Labyrinth with 2014 squares or triangles in its Repeat Unit (see the Making Manifest your Birthyear … Continue reading

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Mike’s 1994 Serpentine Labyrinth

After another extended struggle, I can reveal a construction of Serpentine Lattice Labyrinth (37,25), which has the desired repeat unit of 1994 squares, made up of two supertiles at right-angles to one another, and each comprising 997 squares. Finding this … Continue reading

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Serpent with Scale

In the Worms and serpents blog I reminded myself of the need to illustrate a truly labyrinthine Serpentine Lattice Labyrinth – so here are just five supertiles of an example. I’ve picked out one of the five in green. Each … Continue reading

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Worms and Serpents

Here are two members of the Serpentine Lattice Labyrinth family, which is a family with great potential for outdoor paving or decorative tiling. These are Sepentine Labyrinth (5,5), with a repeat unit of 50 squares and Serpentine Labyrinth (7,3) with … Continue reading

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