2D Final Exam Study Set
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Light reflected off an object
The area between and around objects
A closed line
A three-dimensional shape, expressing length, width and depth
A mark with greater length than width
The lightness and darkness of the surface of an object
The surface quality of an object
Path the viewer's eye takes looking at a work
The part that catches the viewer's attention
The distribution of visual weight
The feeling of harmony
Created when one or more elements are used to create a feeling of movement
Repeating of an object or symbol
The use of several elements of design
Works with patterns to make artwork seem active
Soft flexible eraser that is used for removing small bits of charcoal or used for lightening areas
Drawing objects from observation
The act of placing things close together or side by side.
A total mental and whole picture
The same as eye level
The space nearest to the viewer
The outline drawing of an object
A quick drawing that loosely captures the object
Refers to the arrangement of the various facets of a drawing subject within the borders of a drawing space.
Artwork that is flat (height and width)
The area that appears farthest from you
Point of View
The angle from which the viewer sees an object.
An approach to the observation and evaluation of art using description, analysis, interpretation and judgment
The apparent distance near to far or front to back in an artwork.
A circle with different colored sectors used to show relationships between colors.
A shading technique in which one set of lines crosses over (overlaps) another set.
A recurrent thematic element, recurring form, shape, or figure in an artwork
This material is used to seal your charcoal or pastel drawing.
The space around an object
A strategy for measurement in drawing
In the middle of the face (portraiture)
Where the eyes are placed when drawing portraits
The study of the beauty in art
A technique involving the use of 2 or more artistic media
A way to define drawing
A mark with a location
A bright or reflective area in a painting, picture, or design.
Modify (a drawing) with light shading in pencil or charcoal to give a softer effect.
The outline drawing of an object without looking
Borrowing imagery from historical and mass media sources.
Overlapping and overlaying a multiplicity of images
Creating imagery that proclaim one's identity and affiliations
Controlling or drawing attention to how and why familiar imagery is seen and used
A means of categorizing works of art based on style, form, and subject matter.
"How is the work organized?" is what part of art critique?
"What is the artist saying?" is what part of art critique?
"Is this a successful piece of art?" is what part of art critique?
Visual Thinking Strategies
What does "VTS" stand for?
Interaction of Text and Image
Creating meaning through the combined interplay, Combined they create a stronger meaning
Visual Arts Vocab
Intro to Drawing Terms
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