Elements of Design

By: Jasmin

Line

Diagonal


  • Slanting Lines
  • More difficult to use successfully
  • Express excitement and movement

Shape/Form

  • Refers to solid objects and is the opposite of space

Open Space

  • An open area that gives a relaxed feeling

Crowded space

  • Gives a more tense feeling

Texture

  • Surface quality of an object
  • Touch and Sight (Tactile & Visual)

Color

  • React emotionally and physically to colors around them
  • Irritating, Disturbing, Restful, Soothing, Stimulating, or Exciting