Sacred geometry requires perfectly formed shapes that are perfectly positioned in relation to each other. This is very difficult to do by hand, so I thought I’d give it a go using code.
This is the final result..
If you’re interested in looking at the code, click here.
Some things I learned along the way
To create the seed of life, draw a circle, then draw another six circles at degree 0, 60, 120, 180, 240, 300.
You can view the generated seed of life here.
The flower of life certainly looks a lot more complicated, but it is in fact created in the exact same way as the seed of life above. The only difference, is that instead of seven circles in the seed of life, the flower of life has seven seeds of life!
You can view the generated flower of life here.
For the flower of life I also added two circles around the outside of the full design to more closely match the design seen widely.