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In radial balance, the design begins from the center and moves outward. All elements must repeat 3 or more times to be considered radial.
Beginning from Hindi and Buddhist traditions as a method of meditation, these designs were traditionally created to be impermanent. Mandalas are usually radially balanced and have many small details.
Examples of radial design around us:
Objective: Students will take notes on color theory and will understand how color works to create mood and emotion. Students will complete worksheets about color theory and create a mandala using radial symmetry.
The Mandala Project: