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to become aware of or to understand by means of the senses; to detect; to observe; to grasp the meaning of
elements of art
Line, Shape, form, color, value, space, and texture. The building blocks the artist works with to create an artwork.
principles of art
the different ways the elements can be usedin a work of art: balance, emphasis, harmony, variety, gradation, movement, rhythm, and proportion
a type of art that is completely imaginative, in which the elements, their organization, and their treatment are entirely personalized and the image is not derived from anything visually perceived by the artist.
something visible that by association or convention represents something else that is invisible
(art) the branch of philosophy dealing with beauty and taste (emphasizing the evaluative criteria that are applied to art)
strict observance of the established rules traditions and methods employed in the arts. _____ can also refer to the theory of art that relies heavily on the organization of forms in a work rather than on the content.
This theory bases the success of artwork on the expressiveness of the content and a personal response from the viewer in order for the piece to be successful.
the artist's personal way of using the elements and principles of art to express feelings and ideas
A process in which an artist repeatedly transfers an original image from one prepared surface to another
Steps of Printmaking
1) Create the Printing Plate
2) Inking the Plate
3) transforming the image by pressing paper against inked plate
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