Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/20

Click to flip

20 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back

balance

all elements seem to be equally weighted

emphasis

one element stands out to grab the viewers attention

form

three-dimensional and includes cylinders, cubes, and spheres.

proportion

parts of an object are the correct size in relation to the rest

texture

way things feel or the way an object looks as though it may feel

harmony

creates calm, restful mood in an artwork. elements work well.

shape

two dimensional and include triangles, circles, and squares

acrylics

used to paint non objective work

bronze

used to cast a statue of a family

clay

used to make a ceramic vase

cotton fibers

used to weave a decorative cltoh

pencils

used to make a sketch

wood

used to make a relief print of a tree

why dont artist today create fine art?

they rarely create it. applied is more useful.

what are sketch books used for?

practicing and developing art skills

what are some media an artist might use?

oil, paint, water color, acrylic, pencil, pen

what is a relief sculpture?

sculpture that is only partly enclosed by space

what is a loom used?

a loom is used for weaving

what is a kiln used for?

used to heat clay, making it durable and hard

what are some questions an art historian might ask?

who, when, style, period, culture, influences