refers to painting techniques for creating a stone-like appearance or
intricate flowing designs.
Marbling originated in Asia more than 800 years ago and spread to
Europe in the 1500s, where it was used for endpapers and book covers.
To the right is a detail from a marbled necktie from
Chena River Marblers.
Some other sites with marbled images are:
My pages are about generating marbling designs mathematically.
A paper I wrote with Shufang Lu, Xiaogang Jin, Hanli Zhao, and
Xiaoyang Mao has been published by IEEE:
Lu, S.; Jaffer, A.; Jin, X.; Zhao, H.; Mao, X.; ,
IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications
Nov.-Dec. 2012 (vol. 32 no. 6) pp 26-35
set and related curves display banding, but have only a couple
parameters affecting them. These couple parameters change disparate
features throughout the image. Although one can affect the drawing,
one cannot control it.
Also, fractals' self-similarity down to infinitesimal scales is more
akin to the
Sphere counterexample than to the simply connected homeomorphisms
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