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Elements and pricapl

E and p of design

What are the elements of design? Space, Line, Shape, Form, Texture, & Color
What are the principles of design? Balance, Rhythm, Proportion/Scale, Emphasis, Unity
What is the principle repetition? Repetition-Design is copied or repeated
How does texture affect color? Smooth surfaces reflect more light than rough surfaces Making them brighter and lighter Rough surfaces absorb more light Making them look darker and less intense
What do curved lines suggest? Adds a soft, graceful effect to designs
What is the difference between horizontal, vertical, and radial balance? radial: Lines or designs move out from center point horizontal: Across Verticle: up and down
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? gradiation, radiation, repietition, continuous
What is asymmetrical balance? Example? Parts of the design are not identical but are equal in visual weight. A small vase and small plate.
What is the difference between horizontal and vertical lines? horizontal is across vertical is up and down
What is the golden mean? 3 to 5 Ratio
What is the difference between shape and form? Shape: A flat or silhoutte image, 2 dimensions
What are the five types of balance? form: The outlines edges of a three dimensional object, 3 dimensions
What does unity or harmony mean? All elements and principles of design work together to create harmony.
What are the two things texture involves? surface feels to the touch and how it appears to feel
What are the four types of line? horizontal, diagonal, vertical, and curved.
What is proportion? Proportion means that each of the parts are the right size to belong to the whole.
Which of the five types of balance suggests excitement or interest? continuous
What is symmetrical balance? Example? when both parts are identical butterfly, humans.
What is emphasis? What is another name for it? When you make on indivisual object stand out also called focal point.
What happens when you use a continuous line? Your eye follows the line and makes the room appear larger.
What is another name for symmetrical balance? formal balance.
What is another name for asymmetrical balance? informal balance.
What is the difference between gradation and radiation? Radial Balance –Elements radiate out from design. Gradation- Designs increase or decrease in size. One element of design changes
Created by: haseltona