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Elements&Principles

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What are the elements of design?
What are the principles of design? space, line, shape/form, texture, and color
What is the principle repetition? A design is copied or repeated.
How does texture affect color? Smooth surfaces reflect more light making them appear brighter and lighter. Rough surfaces absorb more light making them appear darker and less intense.
What do curved lines suggest? They add a soft, graceful affect to design.
What is the difference between horizontal, vertical, and radial balance? In horizontal left and right parts are equal. In vertical top and bottom parts are equal. In radial balance elements radiate out from design.
What do diagonal lines suggest? They suggest action, movement, and excitement.
What is space? The area provided for a particular purpose.
What are the four types of rhythm? Graduation, radiation, repitition, and continuous line.
What is asymmetrical balance? Example? Parts of a design are not identical but are equal in visual weight. Example-placing a bunch of pillows on one side of the couch and a table on the other side to balance it out.
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 is a flat or silhoutte image. Form is outlines edges of a 3d object.
What are the five types of balance? Symmetrical, asymmetrical, horizontal, vertical, radial.
What does unity or harmony mean? All elements and principles of design work together to create harmony.
What are the two things texture involves? Involves how the surface feels or how it appears to feel.
What are the four types of line? Horizontal, vertical, curved, and diagonol.
What is proportion? How the design is visually divided.
Which of the five types of balance suggests excitement or interest? Radial balance
What is symmetrical balance? Example? When both parts are identical. Example- plants, insects, humans
What is emphasis? What is another name for it? One abject or item that stands out. Another name would be vocal piont.
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? In graduation designs increase or decrease in size. In radiation line or designs move out from center piont.
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