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Element's and Principals

What are the elements of design? Space, line, shape, form, texture and color
What are the principles of design? Balance, rythm, porportion/scale, emphis and unity
What is the principle repetition? Design is copied or repeated
How does texture affect color? Smooth surfaces reflect more light then rough
What do curved lines suggest? Doorways, arches, ruffled curtains
What is the difference between horizontal, vertical, and radial balance? Horizontal lines are left to right, Vertical lines are up and down and radial is what radiates from the design
What do diagonal lines suggest? Staircases, cathedral ceilings, and gable roofs
What is space? The area provided for a particular purpose
What are the four types of rhythm? Gradiation, Radiation, Repitition, Continuous lines
What is asymmetrical balance? Example? Asymmetrical Balance- Parts of the design are not identical but are equal in visual weight.Lamps
What is the difference between horizontal and vertical lines? Horizontal go left to right. Vertical go up and down.
What is the golden mean? 3:5 Ratio
What is the difference between shape and form? Shape is a flat or silhoutte image and form is the outlines edges of a three dimensional object
What are the five types of balance? Asyimetrical, Simetrical, Veritcal, Horizontal and Radial
What does unity or harmony mean? All elemnts and principals work together
What are the two things texture involves? How it feels, and how it apeers to feel
What are the four types of line? Curved, Horizontal, Veritcal and Radial
What is proportion? Is when everything is equal
Which of the five types of balance suggests excitement or interest? Syimetrical
What is symmetrical balance? Example? Parts of the design that are simalar. Butterfly.
What is emphasis? What is another name for it? An object that stands out. Focail Point
What happens when you use a continuous line? It will never end
What is another name for symmetrical balance? Formal
What is another name for asymmetrical balance? Informal
What is the difference between gradation and radiation? Graditaon increases in size or the design changes, where as radiation comes from inside the object out
Created by: briannadamore