How to draw any snowflake using the Intuitive Geometry method.

Intuitive Geometry - How to draw any snowflake - Fig 1

At any point (A) draw a circle of any size. Find any point on the circumference (B) and draw a circle with the same radius (AB). Continue around drawing a circle at any new intersection (C etc.) on the circumference.


Intuitive Geometry - How to draw any snowflake - Fig 2

Find & connect the following points: D & E , F & G, H & I.


Intuitive Geometry - How to draw any snowflake - Fig 3

Find & connect the following points: C & J, B & K, L & M.


Intuitive Geometry - How to draw any snowflake - Fig 4

Find N. Draw a circle with radius AN.


Intuitive Geometry - How to draw any snowflake - Fig 5

Connect M & J to find O. Draw a circle with centre A and radius AO.


Intuitive Geometry - How to draw any snowflake - Fig 6

This is the basic structure of all snowflakes, you can use this as a blueprint to create any number of unique snowflake designs. Use 1 for the 6 outer edges, 2 for the 6 inner edges and 3 for the centre design.


Intuitive Geometry - How to draw any snowflake - Fig 7

Example of how to draw a snowflake using the Intuitive Geometry method.

Intuitive Geometry - How to draw any snowflake - Fig 8

Example of how to draw a snowflake using the Intuitive Geometry method.

How does it work

Overlapping Circles

Overlapping Circles Grid showing how Intuitive Geometry works

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