Elements of Art
By: Valerie Basden; #Slaytonart2
An element of art is the visual components of color, form, line, shape, space, texture, and value.
Line- Scratch Art
An element of art defined by a point moving in space. Line may be two-or three-dimensional, descriptive, implied, or abstract.
Color- Bold Self Portrait
Color is an element of art made up of three properties: hue, value, and intensity. -Hue: name of color. -Value: hue's lightness and darkness (a color's value changes when white or black is added.). -Intensity: quality of brightness and purity ( high intensity= color is strong and bright; low intensity= color is faint and dull)
Value - Charcoal Art
The lightness or darkness of tones of colors. White is the lightest value; black is the darkest. The value halfway between these extremes is called middle gray.
Shape/Form-Found Objects Sculpture
Shape is an element of art that is two-dementional, flat, or limited to height and width. Form is an element of art that is three-demential and encloses volume; includes height, width AND depth ( as a cube, a sphere, a pyramid, or a cylinder.
Space- Paper Low Relief
Space is an element of art by which positive and negative areas are defined or a sense of depth achieved In a work of art.
Texture- Chair Painting
Texture is an element of art that refers to the way things feel, or look as if they might feel if touched.