A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Each student will start with a solid shape. It will be up to each student to create an interesting design, but without losing the original shape. How much can be taken away and still see the original design? Is there a particular pattern or concept that will make the original image more interesting? What if the butterfly is made up of many tiny shapes of caterpillars? Below are some works in progress of student work.