Elements of Art and Design
Path of moving point, defines shapes & creates feelings. Can vary in depth, width and direction. Can have characteristics and qualities.
Graduations of light to dark.
lightness of color
darkness of color
surface quality of object or material.
visual (we can see or imagine)
lines enclosing space creates shapes. Shape: 2D, organic, inorganic, free-form, geometric, open, closed flat, neutral
3D value or illusion of 3D mass
a repeated combination of any element of art and design. Repetition of color, lines, shapes, etc
visual sensation depending on reflection and absorption of light from a surface.
red, yellow, blue
green, orange, violet
RO, YO, RV, BV, BG, VG,
opposite on the color wheel
change by adding different amounts of white and black.
empty area around subject