Principles of Art

Guidelines that govern the way artist organize elements


The combination of one or more elements of art to create interest in a composition.

Examples: A splash of bright paint to a dull image, a free-form shape added to geometric shapes, using different mediums

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The combination of elements of art to accent their similarities.
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An element or object that stands out in a composition.

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Parts of a work relate to each other and to the whole.
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LEARN AFTER EFFECTS IN 20 MINUTES! - Tutorial for beginners

Principles the video shows:

1st- Scale
2nd- Emphasis
3rd- Proportion
4th- Rhythm
5th- Balance
6th- Harmony (Unity to Variety)