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Elements of Art

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Elements of Art
The tools we use to create art.
Line
A mark left by a moving tool
Shape
An enclosed, flat, 2-D area
Form
A 3 dimensional object (or to create the illusion of 3D)
Color
What your eyes see when light is reflected off an object (close your eyes = no color)
Value
The lightness and darkness of a hue or neutral
Texture
The way something feels or looks like it would feel
Space
The area inside and outside of an object