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somers 4-5

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? design is copied or repeated
How does texture affect color? involves how the surface feels
What do curved lines suggest? soft, graceful effect to designs
What is the difference between horizontal, vertical, and radial balance? the different way you look at them
What do diagonal lines suggest? action, movement, and excitement
What is space? the area provided for a particular purpose
What are the four types of rhythm? gradation, radiation, repletion, & continuous line
What is asymmetrical balance? Example? parts of the design are not identical but are equal in visual weight
What is the difference between horizontal and vertical lines? horizontal lead the eye left to right & vertical leads the eye up
What is the golden mean? 3 to 5 ratio
is the difference between shape and form? shape is a flat silhouette image and form Is the outline edges
What are the five types of balance? symmetrical, asymmetrical, vertical, horizontal, radical
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 surface feels and appears to feel
What are the four types of line? vertical, horizontal, diagonal, curved
What is 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? horizontal
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, focal point
What happens when you use a continuous line? it creates a line for the eye to follow
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? gradation the designs increase or decrees in size & radiation lines or designs move out from center
Created by: alyssasomers