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Art Elemants&Art Principles

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Line
dots or stokes which show motion and connect two points
Shape
area enclosed when both sides of a line meet
Space
what is between objects, also, know as negative space,
Form
shows an object in space, the mass or positive space it occupies, 3-D
Value
the lightness or darkness an object or color. 2-D
Color
hue, may be complementary, analogous, primary, secondary, tertiary, or part of a color wheel.
Texture
the feel, real or implied, of an object or its surface
Unity
the feeling of wholeness or the part belonging together, which we accomplish by employing the element and principles of art correctly
Emphasis
when one area in work of art stands out more than another.
Variety
the use of different lines, shape, and colors in a piece of work
Contrast
a different created when elements are placed next to each in a work of art
Movement
the motion created in a work of art, often uses the principle of rhythm to achieve this
Rhythm
the repetition of lines shapes and colors to create a feeling of movement