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Principles and Elements of Design

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Balance
Principal; Visual weight, symmetrical and asymetrical
Emphasis
Principal; Focus, what is the most important
Rhythm
Principal; Showing movement or a pattern through repetition of a shape or line
Unity
Principal; All the parts fit together
Color
Element; Is used to draw attention to, emphasize and set a mood
Line
Element; A mark showing length and width. Lines are also used to separate areas of color as well as to separate pieces of information
Form
Element; Three Dimensional shape
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Space
Element; An illusion of depth or the area between and around an object or white space