NICO'S FRACTAL MACHINE

The shape you see is the combined output of the controls below. Mouse over them to see what they do.

If the page gets too slow, turn some of the parameters down.

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Find out more in this blog post.ANGLE

This slider changes the first and last angles of the motif. Any other angles will sort themselves out to be symmetrical.

SKEW

Skew the motif asymmetrically.

DEPTH

Set the number of times each line is substituted for the motif.

SEGMENTS

Segment the motif into more or fewer pieces of equal length.

BASE

Change the base shape the fractal is drawn on. Each side of the polygon will be drawn as one copy of the fractal curve.

ARMS

Add lines that stick out from the motif's corners.

MIRROR

Mirror the motif at every level of the fractal.