It is a mathematical art of sorts. Recently we had three sets of dominoes mixed together, a set of double sixes, double nines, and double twelves. It doesn’t take a genius to sort them, I am sure. However, the artistic side of my brain struggled against the math side, so it took me a while to figure it out. My “logical” husband finally jumped in and got it done. So, just in case you’ve been struggling to sort those tins of dominoes here’s how a set of double twelves should look:

From a graphic arts point of view, the patterns are pretty cool and now it makes complete sense to me!

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