Principles and Elements of Design Grid

The and principles of design are the building blocks used to create work of art. Good or bad - all paintings will contain most of if not all of the elements of design.

In your journal create a grid of the principles and elements. Fill the entire page.
In each box create a quick design that illustrates how the element can
show the principle. Use these great charts to help clarify each of the words.

  Balance Movement/Rhythm Contrast Pattern Emphasis Harmony/Unity Proportion/Scale

Line

 

             

Shape

 

             

Form

 

             

Value

 

             

Texture

 

             

Color

 

             

Depth/Space

 

             

 

Simple example

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