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The Elements of Design. Elements of Design. Six integral components in the creation of a design. Line Shapes & Form Color. Light & Shadow Space Texture. Graceful flow. Increases length. Increases height. Shows a transition. Line.

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Elements of design
Elements of Design

  • Six integral components in the creation of a design

  • Line

  • Shapes & Form

  • Color

  • Light & Shadow

  • Space

  • Texture


The elements of design

Graceful flow

Increases length

Increases height

Shows a transition

Line

  • Can be straight, curved, horizontal, vertical, or diagonal

  • Produces a sense of movement

Curved

Horizontal

Vertical

Diagonal

or broken

thin

  • Can be thick,


Shapes and forms
Shapes and Forms

  • The shape is the 2-dimensional outline of an object; forms are 3-dimensional versions of the shape.

  • Some examples of specific shapes and forms are:

    • Squares

    • Rectangles

    • Circles

    • Triangles

    • Ovals


Color
Color

  • Provides definition, interest, variety, and attracts attention

  • Each color may evoke a sense of different feelings, such as

    Red Warm

    Yellow Attention

    Green Lessen tension

    Blue Cool or formal

    Violet Mystery


Light and shadow
Light and Shadow

  • By using various combinations of light & shadow, you can create a sense of depth.


Space
Space

  • By incorporating the use of space in your design, you can enlarge or reduce the visual space.

Out of Space

Lots of Space

Empty Space


Texture
Texture

  • The use of various patterns combined with appropriate colors can visually simulate various materials.