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Rosenthal 13

color terms

what are the elements of design? primary, secondary, tertiary, tints and shades, warm and cool colors.
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? the surfaces tactile quality.
what do curved lines suggest? adds a soft, graceful effect to designs.
what is the difference between vertical, horizontal, and radial balance? vertical- top and bottom parts are equal. horizontal- left and right parts are equal. radial- elements radiate out from design.
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 rhythms? gradation, radiation, repetition, 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- leads the eye from left to right. vertical- leads the eye up.
What is the golden mean? 3 to 5 ratio.
What is the difference between shape and form? shape- a flat or silhouette image. form- the outlines edges of a 3 dimensional object.
What are the five types of balance? asymmetrical, vertical, horizontal, and radial balance.
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, how it appears.
What are the four types of line? vertical lines, horizontal lines, diagonal, curved lines.
What is proportion? how the design is visually divided.
Which of the five types of balance suggests excitement or interest? ?
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? makes the room appear bigger.
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-designs increase or decrease in size. radiation-design moves out from center point.
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