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90 terms
Art Terms
Canvas
Chisel
Spray Fixative
Gesso
Cloth material on which paintings are made
Tool used for cutting hard materials such as wood or stone fo…
Fluid sprayed over charcoal or pastels to keep them from smea…
Plaster like mixture of glue and whiting for coating panel.
Canvas
Cloth material on which paintings are made
Chisel
Tool used for cutting hard materials such as wood or stone fo…
90 terms
Art Terms
Canvas
Chisel
Spray Fixative
Gesso
Cloth material on which paintings are made
Tool used for cutting hard materials such as wood or stone fo…
Fluid sprayed over charcoal or pastels to keep them from smea…
Plaster like mixture of glue and whiting for coating panel.
Canvas
Cloth material on which paintings are made
Chisel
Tool used for cutting hard materials such as wood or stone fo…
93 terms
ART TERMS
Elements of Art
Line
Shape
Form
Line, shape, form, color, value, space, & texture. These are…
Line- element of art. In terms of art, line can be described…
Refers to an area that stands out because of a defined boundr…
1. Having the three dimensions of length, width, and depth. A…
Elements of Art
Line, shape, form, color, value, space, & texture. These are…
Line
Line- element of art. In terms of art, line can be described…
Art terms
Form
Texture
Space
Proportion
the visible shape or configuration of something.
the feel, appearance, or consistency of a surface or a substa…
.... a continuous area or expanse that is free, available, or un…
a part, share, or number considered in comparative relation t…
Form
the visible shape or configuration of something.
Texture
the feel, appearance, or consistency of a surface or a substa…
15 terms
Art Terms
Slab
Kiln
Ceramic
Pottery
A flat "pancake" of clay made with your hands or a rolling pin.
A special oven that gets super hot, to turn clay into ceramic.
The word for clay that has been fired.
A ceramic container. For example: a mug.
Slab
A flat "pancake" of clay made with your hands or a rolling pin.
Kiln
A special oven that gets super hot, to turn clay into ceramic.
20 terms
Art Terms
gradation
contrast
value
complementary colors
gradation
contrast
15 terms
Art Terms
Decoupage
Intaglio
Sfumato
Impasto
The art or craft of decorating objects with paper cut-outs.
An image is carved below surface, such as a gem stone or seal…
Italian for "smoky", technique used to blend details to look…
A way of applying paint, specifically a thick, textured appli…
Decoupage
The art or craft of decorating objects with paper cut-outs.
Intaglio
An image is carved below surface, such as a gem stone or seal…
36 terms
Art Terms
Art Elements
Line
Shape
Pattern
Line, shape, pattern, tone, form, texture.
A moving path. ... A series of continuous dots.
The space contained inside a line that meets itself.
A decorative regularity or repetition in design.
Art Elements
Line, shape, pattern, tone, form, texture.
Line
A moving path. ... A series of continuous dots.
ART TERMS
Critique
Analysis
Examination
Elements
A detailed analysis and assessment; Texture, Shape, Form, Lin…
A detailed examination of the elements or structure of someth…
To look at carefully with your eyes
Texture, Shape, Form, Line, and Color
Critique
A detailed analysis and assessment; Texture, Shape, Form, Lin…
Analysis
A detailed examination of the elements or structure of someth…
60 terms
AP Art History: Art Terms
action painting
allegory
Amphora
Anamphoric image
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
Definition: A two-handled jar used for the storage and transp…
Definition: an image must be viewed by a special means, such…
action painting
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
allegory
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
Art Terms
action painting
allegory
Amphora
Anamphoric image
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
Definition: A two-handled jar used for the storage and transp…
Definition: an image must be viewed by a special means, such…
action painting
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
allegory
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
20 terms
Art Terms
gradation
contrast
value
complementary colors
gradation
contrast
90 terms
Art Terms
Canvas
Chisel
Spray Fixative
Gesso
Cloth material on which paintings are made
Tool used for cutting hard materials such as wood or stone fo…
Fluid sprayed over charcoal or pastels to keep them from smea…
Plaster like mixture of glue and whiting for coating panel.
Canvas
Cloth material on which paintings are made
Chisel
Tool used for cutting hard materials such as wood or stone fo…
28 terms
Art Terms
Value
Line
Shape
Form
The lights and darks of an artwork that add depth, dimension,…
A mark with a beginning and an end; line varies in quality by…
An area enclosed by the line, shapes are flat.
Three dimensional shapes, maybe be actually 3D or implied 3D…
Value
The lights and darks of an artwork that add depth, dimension,…
Line
A mark with a beginning and an end; line varies in quality by…
12 terms
Art Terms
Symbol
Wisdom
Art
Setting
pictures that represent something
knowledge through experience
a skill acquired by experience
the environment that shows where it takes place
Symbol
pictures that represent something
Wisdom
knowledge through experience
Art Terms
Pattern
Transparent
Texture
Shape
The repetition of an element or elements in a piece of work
The ability of a substance to transmit light through it easil…
The visual and especially tactile quality of a surface
The external form or appearance characteristic of someone or…
Pattern
The repetition of an element or elements in a piece of work
Transparent
The ability of a substance to transmit light through it easil…
Art Terms
form
LIne
Shape
Hue
an element of art that is three-dimensional and encloses volu…
an element of art which refers to the continuous mark made on…
an enclosed space defined by other elements of art; can take…
the name of the color (red, yellow, etc.)
form
an element of art that is three-dimensional and encloses volu…
LIne
an element of art which refers to the continuous mark made on…
Art Terms
Figurative
Form
Medium
Perspective
Representing a form or figure in art that retains clear ties…
The shape or structure of an object.
The materials used to create a work of art, and the categoriz…
In art, a technique used to depict volumes and spatial relati…
Figurative
Representing a form or figure in art that retains clear ties…
Form
The shape or structure of an object.
151 terms
Art terms
abstract
abstract expressionism
action painting
acrylic
type of composition not referencing natural objects; reaction…
post WWII art movement developed in New York in the 1940s; fi…
painting style where paint is spontaneously splashed on canva…
pigmented liquid polymer used in painting; water-soluble but…
abstract
type of composition not referencing natural objects; reaction…
abstract expressionism
post WWII art movement developed in New York in the 1940s; fi…
23 terms
Art Terms
Gradation
Contrast
Value
Complementary Colors
When a tint or shade gradates from light-to-dark.
Black & white; pattern & stripe; light & dark; simple & compl…
On a gradation scale, black-to-gray-white and all of the shad…
On a color wheel, the colors opposite one another; for instan…
Gradation
When a tint or shade gradates from light-to-dark.
Contrast
Black & white; pattern & stripe; light & dark; simple & compl…
Art Terms
7 Elements of Art
Sculpture
Drawing
Painting
Line, Shape, Color, Texture, Form, Space, Value
A 3 dimensional form made by carving stone or wood
A picture that is created by adding lines with pencil, chalk,…
A 2 dimensional picture made with paint
7 Elements of Art
Line, Shape, Color, Texture, Form, Space, Value
Sculpture
A 3 dimensional form made by carving stone or wood
69 terms
Roman Art- Terms and Works of Art
Temple of Portunus
Sanctuary of Fortuna
House of the Silver Wedding
Portrait of a Man
One of the oldest temples in Rome; contains tablature, column…
Palestrina, Italy, late 2nd century BCE; Built into the side…
Pompeii; Roman Culture; architect unknown; Early Empire; c. 7…
Veristic male portrait. Marble, life-size. Musei Vaticani, Ro…
Temple of Portunus
One of the oldest temples in Rome; contains tablature, column…
Sanctuary of Fortuna
Palestrina, Italy, late 2nd century BCE; Built into the side…
art terms
Hagia Sophia
iconoclasts
iconiphiles
mihrab
"holy wisdom"
against the representation of holy family in images and paint…
in favor of the representation of holy family in images and p…
niche in the wall of a mosque, point nearest to Mecca
Hagia Sophia
"holy wisdom"
iconoclasts
against the representation of holy family in images and paint…
Art Terms
Coil Method
Analogous colors?
Perspective
Pointillism/Stippling
This is the technique of building ceramic forms by ropes of c…
Colors sit next to each other on the color wheel. They tend t…
The appearance of things relative to one another as determine…
It is a technique of painting in which small, distinct dots o…
Coil Method
This is the technique of building ceramic forms by ropes of c…
Analogous colors?
Colors sit next to each other on the color wheel. They tend t…
7 terms
Art Terms
Thumbnail Sketches
Composition
Landscape
Watercolors
Small sketches used to quickly generate ideas
The placement or arrangement of visual elements
In art, the depiction of natural scenery
The process of thinning paints using water.
Thumbnail Sketches
Small sketches used to quickly generate ideas
Composition
The placement or arrangement of visual elements
Art Terms
background
color
decorative arts
drawing
the part of a scene that appears most distant; what is behind…
how the eye sees light reflected off objects
high-quality objects that are both functional and decorative
a picture made with pen, pencil, charcoal, or chalk
background
the part of a scene that appears most distant; what is behind…
color
how the eye sees light reflected off objects
27 terms
Art Terms
register
frieze
bent axis approach
hierarchy of scale
band (of a vase, for example)
band (of a vase, for example)
...
greater height indicates greater importance
register
band (of a vase, for example)
frieze
band (of a vase, for example)
36 terms
Art Mid-Term exam
Element
Principle
Primary colors
Secondary colors
An element of art defined by a point moving in space. may be…
The arrangement or layout of the elements of art
Red, Yellow, Blue
Green, Purple, Orange
Element
An element of art defined by a point moving in space. may be…
Principle
The arrangement or layout of the elements of art
13 terms
Art Terms
Hue (Color)
Monochromatic (Kind of like gradation)
Analogous (Colors that changes into on…
Complementary Colors (Plays off well e…
Colors of the Color Wheel
Various shades of one color
2-4 colors that sit next to each other on the Color Wheel
Colors that are across from each other on the Color Wheel
Hue (Color)
Colors of the Color Wheel
Monochromatic (Kind of like gradation)
Various shades of one color
Elementary Art Terms
Horizontal Line
Vertical Line
Diagonal Line
Geometric Shape
a line that goes in a side to side direction
a line that goes in a up and down direction
a line that goes in a slanted/angled direction
shapes that are used in math and have a name such as circle,…
Horizontal Line
a line that goes in a side to side direction
Vertical Line
a line that goes in a up and down direction
21 terms
Art Terms
Baroque
Barocco
Genre Paintings
Obelisk
a period of artistic style that used exaggerated motion and c…
(italian word) a jewelers term for an irregularly shaped pear…
a term used to loosely categorize paintings depicting scenes…
a stone pillar, typically having a square or rectangular cros…
Baroque
a period of artistic style that used exaggerated motion and c…
Barocco
(italian word) a jewelers term for an irregularly shaped pear…
12 terms
SMS - Art:Color Terms
color wheel
hue
saturation
value
A circle in which the primary, secondary, and intermediate hu…
another name for color
the purity of a hue relative to white
how light or dark a color appears relative to black
color wheel
A circle in which the primary, secondary, and intermediate hu…
hue
another name for color
53 terms
Art MidTerm
Lions and Bison
Woman of Willendorf
Wounded Bison
Imhotep Step Pyramid
Date: 30,000 BCE... Medium: limestone... Location: Chalet Cave, F…
Date: 25,000 BCE... Medium: mammoth ivory... Location: Germany, U…
Date: 15,000 BCE... Medium: mixed media on limestone... Location:…
Date: 2,600 BCE... Medium: limestone... Location: Saggdra
Lions and Bison
Date: 30,000 BCE... Medium: limestone... Location: Chalet Cave, F…
Woman of Willendorf
Date: 25,000 BCE... Medium: mammoth ivory... Location: Germany, U…
19 terms
Art Terms
An object appears shorter than it is k…
Basic components of a composition: (2D…
Components of composition appear to co…
The principal or dominant shape in a c…
Foreshortening
Art Elements
Engaging the format
positive shape
An object appears shorter than it is k…
Foreshortening
Basic components of a composition: (2D…
Art Elements
21 terms
Ms.Merry- Art Terms
line
shape
space
color
(ELEMENT) 1. A long, think, narrow MARK or band THAT CREATES…
(ELEMENT) 1) a 2-D enclosed (closed in) area 2) A shape is fo…
(ELEMENT) 1) the area in BETWEEN and AROUND objects. There ar…
(ELEMENT) 1) visual effect (RESULT) of wavelengths of light o…
line
(ELEMENT) 1. A long, think, narrow MARK or band THAT CREATES…
shape
(ELEMENT) 1) a 2-D enclosed (closed in) area 2) A shape is fo…
46 terms
Art Terms
functions of lines
types of lines
actual lines
implied lines
outline and form... movement and emphasis... direction... pattern and…
actual lines... implied lines... lines formed by edges
exist physically
no actual lines... result of different values or colors contrast…
functions of lines
outline and form... movement and emphasis... direction... pattern and…
types of lines
actual lines... implied lines... lines formed by edges
34 terms
art terms
Printmaking (4)
Areas of design (3)
Clay techniques (3)
Frank Lloyd Wright
aquatint, silkscreen, lithography, intaglio
graphic, industrial, interior
coiling, throwing, pinching
cantilever, falling water
Printmaking (4)
aquatint, silkscreen, lithography, intaglio
Areas of design (3)
graphic, industrial, interior
15 terms
Art Terms Set A
Decoupage
Intaglio
Sfumato
Impasto
The art or craft of decorating objects with paper cut-outs.
An image is carved below surface, such as a gem stone or seal…
Italian for "smoky", technique used to blend details to look…
A way of applying paint, specifically a thick, textured appli…
Decoupage
The art or craft of decorating objects with paper cut-outs.
Intaglio
An image is carved below surface, such as a gem stone or seal…
60 terms
AP Art History: Art Terms
action painting
allegory
Amphora
Anamphoric image
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
Definition: A two-handled jar used for the storage and transp…
Definition: an image must be viewed by a special means, such…
action painting
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
allegory
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
44 terms
5th Grade Art Terms
Coil Method
Analogous colors?
Perspective
Pointillism/Stippling
This is the technique of building ceramic forms by ropes of c…
Colors sit next to each other on the color wheel. They tend t…
The appearance of things relative to one another as determine…
It is a technique of painting in which small, distinct dots o…
Coil Method
This is the technique of building ceramic forms by ropes of c…
Analogous colors?
Colors sit next to each other on the color wheel. They tend t…
15 terms
Art Terms Set B
Scrimshaw
Caryatids
Foreshortening
Tromp L'oeil
Finely carved artwork on whalebone or ivory, often created by…
Columns in the shape of draped women.
The use of perspective to represent in art the apparent visua…
French for " fool the eye". A 2-D representation that is so n…
Scrimshaw
Finely carved artwork on whalebone or ivory, often created by…
Caryatids
Columns in the shape of draped women.
30 terms
Art Terms Architecture
apse
arcade
arch
architrave
a projecting semi-circular or multi-angular recess at the rea…
a series of arches supported by a row of columns
a curved structure to span an opening
a lintel or molded part around a window or door
apse
a projecting semi-circular or multi-angular recess at the rea…
arcade
a series of arches supported by a row of columns
Art Terms
Shape is 2D
Form is 3D
Texture
Perspective
La forma es 2D
El formulario es 3D
textura
perspectiva
Shape is 2D
La forma es 2D
Form is 3D
El formulario es 3D
20 terms
Art Terms
gradation
contrast
value
complementary colors
gradation
contrast
Art Terms
gradation
contrast
value
complementary colors
gradation
contrast
10 terms
Art Terms
Chiaroscuro
additive primary colour
subtractive primary colour
Impasto
exaggerated dark and light
red green and blue light that make white when added
cyan magenta and yellow pigment that make black when added
Paint applied very thickly
Chiaroscuro
exaggerated dark and light
additive primary colour
red green and blue light that make white when added
20 terms
Art Terms
gradation
contrast
value
complementary colors
gradation
contrast
art terms
proportion
pattern
radical balance
symmetrical balance
the relation of one object to another in size, amount, number…
a choice of lines, colors, or shapes, repeated over and over…
a visual balance based on a circle with its design extending…
a type of balance in which the things on either side of the c…
proportion
the relation of one object to another in size, amount, number…
pattern
a choice of lines, colors, or shapes, repeated over and over…
Art Terms
Contrast
Shadow
Comparison
Texture
Opposites
The difference between the lights and darks
Why something is different than something else
Rough, smooth
Contrast
Opposites
Shadow
The difference between the lights and darks
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