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Art Elements And Principles

Subjects : art, design
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Colors on both sides of the complement set






2. 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






3. Lightness or darkness of a color






4. The actual object - or subject matter






5. Opposites on the color wheel; if mixed - dullness is increased






6. Lightness or darkness of a color






7. Three equally spaced colors on the color wheel






8. A mark made by a pointed tool and is often defined by a moving dot; can vary in width - direction - curvature - length - and even color; often suggests movement in a drawing or a painting






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






10. Adding white to a color to make it lighter






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






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






13. Name






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






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






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






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






18. Three equally spaced colors on the color wheel






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






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






21. Adding black to a color to make it darker






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






23. Mixing one primary color and an adjacent secondary color






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






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






26. Where the design radiates through a central point






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






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






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






30. Adding white to a color to make it lighter






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






32. Texture you can actually feel






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






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






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






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






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






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






39. Birghtness of dullness of a color






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






41. Birghtness of dullness of a color






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






43. Colors on both sides of the complement set






44. Mixing one primary color and an adjacent secondary color






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






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






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






48. Texture you can actually feel






49. Adding black to a color to make it darker






50. Opposites on the color wheel; if mixed - dullness is increased