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Art Elements And Principles

Subjects : art, design
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. Texture you can actually feel






2. Where the design radiates through a central point






3. What makes the art feel complete because everything seems to be in harmony and work together






4. Where the design radiates through a central point






5. Describes objects that are 3D having length - width - and height - while a 2D shape can be seen from only one side - a 3D form can be viewed from many sides; take up space whether they are natural or made by a designer; include rocks - sculpture - pe






6. Refers to differences in values - colors - or other art elements






7. Birghtness of dullness of a color






8. How your eye is carried through a work of art - visual movement - through repitition of lines - shapes - color - etc.






9. Orange - green - and violet; made from mixing two primary colors together






10. Refers to the arragement of elements on either side of a center line: symmetrical - asymmetrical - and radial






11. The areas around the positive space - usually the background






12. Where both sides are not the same - one side is vicually heavier than the other






13. The areas above - below - around - or within something - 2 types: positive and negative






14. Looks like texture - but is actually on smooth - flat paper






15. Adding white to a color to make it lighter






16. Colors found side by side on the color wheel; always contians one common color






17. Adding black to a color to make it darker






18. Colors that make you feel warm: red - yellow - and orange






19. Red - yellow - and blue; from those three colors - all others can be made - but no other color can make these three






20. Refers to differences in values - colors - or other art elements






21. Texture you can actually feel






22. Name






23. Refers to the arragement of elements on either side of a center line: symmetrical - asymmetrical - and radial






24. Repetition of the elements that help unify the surface and create a feeling of organization






25. You need light in order to see color; color has three properties: hue - value - intensity






26. Colors that make you feel warm: red - yellow - and orange






27. The actual object - or subject matter






28. Color combinations that are shades and tints of one color






29. Describes the feel of a n actual surface - 2 types: actual - and implied.






30. Black - gray - white - brown - tan - beige






31. One color and the colors on both sides of its complement






32. Name






33. The actual object - or subject matter






34. Looks like texture - but is actually on smooth - flat paper






35. You need light in order to see color; color has three properties: hue - value - intensity






36. Lightness or darkness of a color






37. Colors that make you feel cool: blue - green - and violet






38. Black - gray - white - brown - tan - beige






39. Focal point - area of importance - what your eyes see first






40. Mixing one primary color and an adjacent secondary color






41. Where things on either side of the center line are almost alike or identical






42. Colors found side by side on the color wheel; always contians one common color






43. Where both sides are not the same - one side is vicually heavier than the other






44. The areas around the positive space - usually the background






45. Describes objects that are 3D having length - width - and height - while a 2D shape can be seen from only one side - a 3D form can be viewed from many sides; take up space whether they are natural or made by a designer; include rocks - sculpture - pe






46. Colors on both sides of the complement set






47. How your eye is carried through a work of art - visual movement - through repitition of lines - shapes - color - etc.






48. The same shapes of elements are repeated again and again






49. Colors on both sides of the complement set






50. What makes the art feel complete because everything seems to be in harmony and work together