Art Vocabulary 1

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Art Vocabulary 2

Design

To choose and arrange elements in such a way that they satisfy an artistic and/or functional intention.

Picture Plane

In a two-dimensional work, the flat surface having only height and width.

Line

A mark whose length is considerably greater than its width.

Shape

In two-dimensional work, a figure that appears to be flat.

Form

In two-dimensional work, a figure that appears to be three dimensional, sometimes called, "mass" or "volume".

Texture

Surface features that can be felt with the hand or interpreted by the eye.

Format

The dimensions and shape of a work.

Figure

In two-dimensional work, an imagine that appears to be somewhat closer to the viewer than the background against which it is presented.

Ground

The initial surface of a two-dimensional design.

Two-Dimensional

Having length and width.

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