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Color - K. Fanelli

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What are the elements of design? Space, Line, Shape, Form, Texture, and Color
What are the principals of design? Balance, Rhythm, Proportion, Emphasis, Harmony
What is the principal of repetition? Gives design direction and movement
How does texture affect color? Smooth surfaces reflect more light, and rough surfaces absorb more light
What do curved lines suggest? A soft graceful effect to designs
What is the difference between horizontal, vertical and radial balance? Vertical - top and bottom are equal Radial - elements radiate out from design Horizontal - left and right parts are equal
What do diagonal lines suggest? Suggests action, movement, and excitement
What is space? The area provided for a particular purpose
What are the four types of rhythm? Gradation, Radiation, Repetition, Continuous line
What is asymmetrical balance? Example? Parts of the design are not identical but equal in visual balance Example: a table or desk with things on it
What id the difference between vertical and horizontal lines? Vertical - lines that run up and down Horizontal - lines that run side to side
What are the five types of balance? Formal, Informal, Vertical, Horizontal, Radial
What does unity or harmony mean? All elements and principles of design work together to create harmony
What are the two things texture involves? How the surface feels to the touch and how it appears to feel
What is proportion? How the design is visually divided
Which of the five types of balance suggests excitement or interest? Radial
What is symmetrical balance? Example? When both parts are identical Example: Butterfly
What is emphasis? What is another name for it? One object or item stands out Another name: Focal point
What happens when you use a continuous line? Creates a line for the eye to follow
What is another name of symmetrical balance? Formal
What is another name for asymmetrical balance? Informal
What is the difference between gradation and radiation? Gradation - Designs increase or decrease in size Radiation - Lines or designs move out from the center point
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