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Elements of Prin.


What are the elements of design? Space, line, shape, form, texture, and color.
What are the principles of design? Balance, proportion, rhythm, emphasis, and unity.
What is the principle repetition? Design is copied or repeated.
How does texture affect color? Smooth surfaces reflect more light than rough surfaces.
What do curved lines suggest? Adds a soft, graceful effect to designs.
What is the difference between horizontal, vertical, and radial balance? Vertical is top to bottom, horizontal is left to right, and radial radiates out from the design.
What do diagonal lines suggest? Suggest action, movement, and excitement.
What is space? The area provided for a particular purpose.
What are the four types of rhythm? Gradation, repetition, radiation, and continuous line.
What is asymmetrical balance? Example? Balance is when both parts are identical. Examples are plants, insects or humans
What is the difference between horizontal and vertical lines? Horizontal lines lead eyes from left to right while vertical lines lead the eye up.
What is the golden mean? 3 to 5 ratio in proportion.
What is the difference between shape and form? Shape is a flat or silhouette image while form is the outline edges of a 3D object.
What are the five types of balance? Asymmetrical balance, horizontal balance, vertical balance, and radial balance.
What does unity or harmony mean? All elements and principles of design work together to create harmony.
What are the two things texture involves? Involves how the surface feels to the touch and how it appears to feel.
What are the four types of line? Vertical lines, horizontal lines, diagonal lines, and curved lines.
What is proportion? Each of the parts are the right size to belong to the whole.
Which of the five types of balance suggests excitement or interest? Diagonal lines.
What is symmetrical balance? Example? When both parts are identical.
What is emphasis? What is another name for it? One object or item stands out. Also known as the focal point.
What happens when you use a continuous line? Creates a continuous line for eye to follow.
What is another name for symmetrical balance? Identical.
What is another name for asymmetrical balance? Similar.
What is the difference between gradation and radiation? Gradation is when designs increase or decrease in size what radiation is when lines or designs move out from center point.
Created by: Britt27