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February 8, 2007 Thursday, February 08, 2007 10:39 AM Vocabulary - balance, rhythm emphasis, scale and proportion, harmony   5 Principles of Design o Balance o Rhythm o Emphasis o Scale and Proportion o Harmony   Balance - Achievement of Equilibrium, or Visual response   3 Forms of Balance Symmetrical (Formal)- mirrors both sides Asymmetrical (Informal)- visually balances with the other (vary objects in size and  weight) Radial- arrangement of organized circular movement out from the center   Rhythm Four Types Repetition Progression- a sequence or gradation of increasing or decreasing qualities. It is ordered,  systematic change Transition- leads eye in a gentle, continuous, uninterrupted visual flow.Curved lines and  forms often provide subtle transitions Contrast- opposing forces are used to create abrupt change. Creates Dynamic  movement   Emphasis   The importance of a particular elements in a space which elevate their significance.  
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course ID 1051 taught by Professor Mcdowell during the Spring '07 term at LSU.

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