Principles of Design Kylei White

Repitition: repeated elements of art: shapes, colors, texture, lines, forms, values.
Movement - how the elements are arranged to direct the viewers eye throughout the art
Balance-having equal weight or height.
Variation - The elements in art need to be varied but harmonious. Ex. Different width lines, various selection of sizes
Dominance - Also called "Emphasis" or "Center of Interest." One aspect of the picture needs to stand out. This might be done though contract of size, color, value, texture. This is the most "eye-catching" part of the picture.
Ecomony - This is purposefully leaving aspects of the original image OUT as you draw or paint in order to allow the Center of Interest to stand out and to create the Line Movement you desire. Find examples of art that has purposefully


Created with images by wharman - "Painting" • superde1uxe - "DSC_1837" • remmerysilke - "Panning shot" • Christopher A. Dominic - "Balance" • OliBac - "variations" • Wokandapix - "dominoes game domino" • new 1lluminati - "spiral tribe"

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