Elements of Art


Line- is a mark that spans a distance between two points or the path of a moving point, taking any form along the way.

Lines can define a space, create an outline or pattern, imply movement or texture and allude to mass or volume. It is absolutely essential in creating any piece of art.

Undergrowth with Two Figures, Vincent Van Gogh

In this artwork you can see Van Gogh use many different types of lines to create many different things such as the grass, flowers, and the multiple trees that are shown. Also you see he wasn't limiting himself to just straight lines he used curvy, zigzag and all sort of other lines in his artwork.

The Artist: Vincent Van Gogh