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What is a Dynamic Line in Floral Design
A line in the arrangement that creates movement "the unexpected
What are the 7 Basic Elements of Floral Design?
Accent, Balance, Composition, Harmony, Unity, Rhythum, Proportion
What are the 8 basic Forms or Shapes of Floral Design?
Arc, Circle or Oval, Curve or Crescent, S-Curve or Hogarth's curve, Right Angle,Triangle, Horizontal, Vertical
What is a Negative space in an arrangement?
A space that is intentionally created to draw attention to other parts of an arrangement
What is an Analogous Color Scheme?
A color scheme combining several ajacent colors on the color wheel..such as yellow-yellow orange-orange
What is a complimentary color scheme?
A color scheme containing any 2 hues located opposite on the color wheel
What is a monochromatic color scheme?
A color scheme using only one hue or color on the color wheel. It may contain tints,tones,and shades
What is a split complimentary color scheme?
A color scheme using one Hue with the 2 colors adjacent to it's direct compliment
What is a Triadic color scheme?
A color scheme using 3 colors equally spaced on the color wheel such as red, yellow and blue
What are the 6 tertiary hues?
What is the value of a hue or color?
Value is the measurement of lightness or darkness of a color. Tint, Tone, and Shade
What are the Principles of Floral Design?
Accent, Balance, Compostion, Harmony, Unity, Rhythum, and Proportion
What is Assymetry?
Asymetry or assymetrical means different on each side yet still in balanced as a whole
What is Proportion?
The amount of flowers used in proportion to other materials used. Or how one flower relates to the next ie. size, color or shape
What is Unity?
All individual materials in Flower arrangement must compliment each other and the container
What are the Secondary Principles of Floral Design?
Variation and Contrast, Scale and Transitions, Tension, Repetition, Oppossition, Depth and Emphasis, and Focal Area
What is Variation and Contrast?
Variation is a break in the similarity of an arrangement ie instead of using just roses add a few lisianthus.
Contrast means use variation ie instead of using all orange flowers add a few purple for contrast.
What is Scale?
Scale is the size of an arrangement in relation to where it's placed including all positive and negative space.
What is Transition?
Graduation...how one material relates to the next..ie lighter to darker..bigger to smaller
What is Repetition?
Repeating an element..repetition can be in the form of line,form,space,color,texture,size, and pattern
What is oppostion?
Opposition means contrast..using opposites creates higher interest...lines or colors etc
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