"A picture is worth a
thousand words". In Media, perception is everything. If you are going to
have effective media, remembering that "the medium is the message" we
have to breakdown the elements that relate to effective design. Let's
begin "looking" at how our brain helps us to look at things.
Now answer the
Part 2 - Interpretation
Before we are able to
critique a piece of work we "must
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art and design. There
are "elements" and "principles" which categorically break down
and identify the features and components that bring meaning to your
media. This knowledge could prove very helpful when designing your
An excellent explanation for both elements and principles of design listed below can be seen "here"
When designing a visual piece of work, always remember at least these 4 basic principles; Contrast, Repetition, Alignment & Proximity.
4.] In a few words, define the following:
5.]Do the definition puzzle: Elements & Principles
Across 2. differences in colours 5. symmetrical or asymmetrical 8. simulated action 9. connected dots that may be strait or contoured to illustrate shape, direction or texture. 10. perceived feel 12. geometric or organic Down 1. the range of dark to light used 3. repeated visuals 4. length x width x depth 6. tied or held together 7. progressive or continuous patterns 11. to make stand out
12 of 12 words were placed into the puzzle.
Created by Puzzlemaker at DiscoveryEducation.com