Elements of Art

-the building blocks used by artists to create a work of art.

Line

-is an identifiable path created by point moving in space. It is one-dimensional and can vary in width, direction, and length.

Cololr

-is produced when light, striking an object, is reflected back to the eye.

Value

-the lightness  or darkness of tones of colors.

Shape and Form

-an element of art that is two-dimensional, flat, or limited to height and width. An element of art that is three-dimensional and encloses volume; includes height, width and depth.

Space

-an element of art by which positive and negative areas are defined or a sense of depth achieved in a work of art.

Texture

-an element of art that refers to the way things feel or look as if they might feel if touched.

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