Step 1 Start with a circle in a square, divided into eight equal sections (you can download and print a template here).

Step 2 Draw two squares inside the circle.

 

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Step 3 All the construction lines have now been drawn. Take a different colour pen or pencil and draw the red lines, tracing parts of lines you have drawn in the previous steps.tegel 05a-03

Step 4 Your pattern without the construction lines.

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Step 5 Now you can tessellate your pattern in a grid of squares to make a bigger composition. If you’re working in a group, tessellate all the patterns together.