Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

gordon7/8

Th elements of design

QuestionAnswer
what are the elements of design space, line, shape, form, texture, color
what is space the area provided for a particular purpose
what can space have 2 dimensions and 3 dimensions
what is design a visual direction of a design
what are the four types of line vertical, horizontal, diagonal, curved
vertical lines lead the eye up, height, formality, strength
what's an example of space ex-Tall pillars or columns, striped wall paper, and long narrow draperies
horizontal lines Leads the eye from left to right
what do horizontal lines suggest informality and restfulness
what's an example of horizontal lines Sofas and chests
what are diagonal lines Suggest action, movement, and excitement
what's an example of a diagonal line Staircases, cathedral ceilings, and gable roofs
what's a curved line Adds a soft, graceful effect to designs and Too many will make a design busy
example Doorway arches, ruffled curtains, curved furniture
what is shape A flat or silhoutte image. 2 dimensions Length and width
what is form The outlines edges of a three dimensional object. 3 dimensions Length, Width, and Depth (Height) As well as Volume and Mass
what is texture A surfaces tactile quality. Tactile is the perception of touch (hand)Involves how the surface feels to the touch and how it appears to feel
how does texture affect smooth surfaces Smooth surfaces reflect more light than rough surfaces Making them brighter and lighter
how does texture affect rough surfaces Rough surfaces absorb more light Making them look darker and less intense
Example Red carpet looks darker and duller than red ceramic tile
what is color The most important element of design!
Created by: Gabbygordon12