Tissue add-on is new, easy tool to make pattern on surface. The tool allows us to create organic patterns like foraminifer and fractal patterns.
Sverchok add-on probably can make such things, but it requires complicated node settings.
In contrast, Tissue add-on require just two object. An object for scaffold provides faces for pattern object. Another object is for pattern on the scaffold.
Links about Tissue add-on:
The links below provide basic information on the add-on.
- Github to download the add-on file.
- Tutorial video on Tessellate tool.
- Facebook page(Blender for Computational Design).
Tessellating object on the faces:
The images below are results of the elementary experiment of Ti