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Patton 13

Color terms

What is a monochromatic color scheme? Describes an outfit or display in which everything is the same color or hue.
What is an analogous color scheme? Colors next to each other on the Color Wheel
What is an accented neutral color scheme? An accented neutral color scheme is one that consists primarily of neutral colors
What color scheme is 2 colors opposite on the color wheel? Complementary colors
How many colors in a split complemetary color scheme? Two.
What are the elements of design? line, shape, direction, texture, color, and value.
What is the principle repetition? The principle of repetition simply means the reusing of the same or similar elements throughout your design
How does texture affect color? highs and lows of the texture will create shadowing, ultimately changing the color in different shades.
What do curved lines suggest? They suggest strength and give emphasis to nearby elements.
What is the difference between horizontal, vertical, and radial balance? Horizontal balance is when the left and right parts are balanced. Vertcal balance is when the top and bottom parts are equal. Radial balance is when the elements radiate out from a design. Are equal
What do diagonal lines suggest? They suggest action, movement and excitement.
What is space? Space is The area provided for a particular purpose, it can have 2 dimensions or have 3 dimensions.
What are the four types of rhythm? The four types of rhythm are: Gradation, Radiation, Repetition and Continuous Line.
What is asymmetrical balance? Example? Asymmetrical balance is when parts of the design are not identical but are equal in visual weight. An example would be if you had a large picture and next to it you had 2 smaller pictures that appeared to be even with the larger one.
What is the difference between horizontal and vertical lines? Horizontal lines lead the eye from left to right while vertical lines lead the eye up and down.
What is the golden mean? The golden mean is that all things are set up in a 3 to 5 ratio.
What is the difference between shape and form? Shape is a flat or silhouette image and form is the outline edges of a three dimensional object.
What are the five types of balance? The 5 types of balance are: Symmetrical Balance, Asymmetrical Balance, Horizontal Balance, Vertical Balance, and Radial Balance.
What does unity or harmony mean? It means that all the elements and principles of design work together.
What are the two things texture involves? It involves how the surface feels to the touch and how it appears to feel.
What are the four types of line? The four types of lines are vertical, horizontal, diagonal and curved.
What is proportion? Proportion is how the design is visually divided.
Which of the five types of balance suggests excitement or interest? Diagonal lines suggest excitement or intrest.
What is symmetrical balance? Example? Symmetrical balance is when both parts are identical. An example would be plants, insects or humans.
What is emphasis? What is another name for it? Emphasis is one object or item that stands out. Another name is focal point.
What happens when you use a continuous line? When you use a continuous line it creates a line for your eye to follow.
What is another name for symmetrical balance? Another name for symmetrical balance is identical balance.
What is another name for asymmetrical balance? Another name for asymmetrical balance is nonidentical balance.
What is the difference between gradation and radiation? Gradation is when a design increase or decreases in size, radiation is lines or designs move out from a center point.
Created by: marinapatton