Value - the lightness or darkness of a color. Value Scale - a rectangle that displays all possible values
high value low value Low value refers to the darker shades on the value scale. High value refers to the lighter tints on the value scale.
Contrast The difference between a light area and a dark area in a work of art. It also refers to elements in a design that are VERY DIFFERENT. High Contrast Low Contrast
High Value Low Contrast
Low Value Low Contrast
Form - An object having three dimensions. Forms are geometric or free form. Shape ---- to ---- Form Triangle --------- Pyramid Square ---------- Cube Circle ------------- Sphere or Cylinder Free-form ----- Free-form
Composition - The way the principles of art are used to organize the elements of art. Space - The element of art that refers to the emptiness or area between, around, above, below, or within objects. Shapes and forms are defined by the space around and within them Positive Space - Shapes and Forms in 2 dimensional and 3 dimensional art. Negative space - Empty space surrounding shapes and forms. The shape and size of negative spaces effect the interpretation of positive spaces. Negative spaces are also called ground.
Still Life A painting or other two-dimensional work of art representing inanimate objects such as bottles, fruit, and flowers.
Create a 8 1/2” x 11” document in Illustrator. In this document create 2 examples of each of these forms using value. Pyramid Cube Sphere Cylinder
7”x 9” high contrast still life Multiple forms and values Gradients covering entire compostion. Drop shadow(s) label - last namefi_ value2 7”x 9” low contrast still life Multiple forms and values Gradients covering entire compostion. Drop shadow(s) label - last namefi_ value3 use asymmetrical compositions