Principles of Design Vocab & Terms
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The arranging of Elements so no one part of a work overpowers, or seems heavier than any other part. There are three types: Symmetrical, Asymmetrical, and Radial.
Changing an Element of Art to make it different, and create visual interest.
Makes and Element of Art different or stand out from the rest of the image
The relationship among the elements and principles that helps them complement each other, creating a pleasing whole
The use of the Elements of Art so that they work together and complement each other.
Pattern & Repetition:
The duplication of one or more of the Elements of Art.
Creates the look & feeling of action & guides the viewer's eye through the work.
Repeating an Element to make the work seem active or to suggest movement