Welcome to the North Star Wiki for Elements and Principles of Design


In this wiki you will be working with elements and principles of design. To start out, each of you will have a "sandbox" page where you will practice editing and adding different elements to the wiki.

After finishing with your "sandbox", watch the video and read the following websites. In your class notebook, take notes on the the high points of the articles. At the end of the unit, your notebooks will be turned in and graded.

Elements of Design


The Elements of Design listed in the table below are are illustrated and discussed in the video and website below.
Line
Shape
Form - Dark & Light

Color

Texture
Dominance and Subordination
Unity

(the following deal with color)
Hue
Value
Intensity
Monochromatic Color
Analogous colors
Complimentary Colors
Warm Colors

Cool Colors


The Fundamental Elements of Design from Erica Gorochow on Vimeo.





After watching the above video, go to the following website and read the article. Take notes in your notebook.
COMPOSITION & the ELEMENTS of VISUAL DESIGN