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How did Escher make his tesselations?

With a pattern. In this case a 3 axis grid (triangular). Once you know what to draw on each piece, you need to repeat this. You can have and use sub-patterns or smaller ones to be more exact. These ...
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How did Escher make his tesselations?

Actually this lizard is created on the basis of a hexagon, not a triangle! Here is the hexagon: Here is a movie how to deform the hexagon to get the lizards: https://youtu.be/T6L6bE_bTMo?t=10 You ...
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