Namamo clock

Steps with Grasshopper (see animation in instagram)

  • Take a spiral plant (pinecone)
  • Model phylotaxy of a spiral plant on a two-dimensional plane
  • Extract the front line
  • Duplicate the front line in three different outlines (one for the background, one for the minute handle, one for the hour handle)
  • Wrap outlines
  • Add holes at the tip of handles
  • Add construction spaces for handles