which literally means "light/dark". Contrast of light to dark- maybe used in a painting or drawing to create the effects of light and shadow in the natural world.
also known as continuous-line drawing, is an artistic technique used in the field of art in which the artist sketches the contour of a subject by drawing continuous lines that result in a drawing that is contorted and or abstracted; the French word contour meaning, "outline."
graded markings that indicate light or shaded areas in a drawing or painting
the use of forms which are similar on either side of a central axis. They may give a feeling of the exactness or equal relationship but ar sufficiently varied to prevent visual monotony.
placement of non-identical forms to either side of a balancing point in such a way that the two sides seem to be of the same visual weight.
is what occurs when one side of something balances out or mirrors the other.
drawing: study for another work
drawing: an end in itself
drawing: large scale drawing for a mural
woodcut, linocut (and process)
Engraving, dry point, etching and aquatint (and process)
Lithography and mono-print(and its process)
Silkscreen (know one artist and its process)