Grasshopper

Grasshopper has made it possible for someone with no experience with computer programming, like myself, to use intuitive logic to decipher designs I run across while traversing the internet. Here are some examples:

ASANOHA

Asanoha (麻の葉) is a traditional Japanese pattern, one of many I've recently become interested in replicating. 

Animation_Asanoha.gif

 

Curved Contours

Based on a post on one of my favorite Tumblrs, otakugangsta.com (otakugangsta.com/post/112351561365). Download the definition here.

 

Lines on Spheres

Another otakugangsta.com image (otakugangsta.com/post/122354976235). Definition here.

 

Polka Dots On Surface

Source: weissesrauschen.tumblr.com/post/114153795034, definition here.