Wed 04/18 | Thurs 04/19
Color | Illusion of Space



This week we continue to work with the Element of Design Color and creating depth using Color Harmonies, Value Range, Saturation, and Temperature by working on Project 6: Color Scheme.

IMPORTANT:
Course Evaluation until Monday, April 23.

Due for This Class

Finalize Exercise 3: Color Studies and upload to your Wordpress E-portfolio.

After reading Design Basics: Unity & Variety and going through the Principles of Organization: Unity & Variety presentation complete the sentences, answer the questions and/or find visual examples as requested below. Due Class 14.

A. Complete the sentences below as they appear in the book.
Unity means that a congruity or agreement exists among the elements in a design; they look as though they ____________________ _____________________(1 & 2), as though some visual connection beyond mere chance has caused them to come together. Another term for the same idea is ___________________(3). If the various elements are not harmonious, if they appear _____________________(4) or ____________________ (5), your composition falls apart and lacks unity. Since early in the twentieth century, psychologists have done a great deal of research on _________________________ (6) perception, attempting to discover just how the eye and brain function together. [ . . . ] The most widely known of these perception studies is called the _____________________ (7) theory of visual psychology.

B. For each one of the following visual concepts you need to post a strong example of a composition:
(There are eight visual concepts so you need eight different visual examples)
8. Strong Unity.
9. Continuity
10. Repetition
11. Alignment
12. Proximity
13. Effective use of a Grid System
14. Repetition with emphasis on Unity
15. Repetition with emphasis on Variety
16. Chaos
17. Strong Focal Point respecting the Rule of Thirds
18. Strong Visual Flow

PLEASE INSERT THE IMAGE IN THE TEXT USING THE IMAGE ICON IN BLACKBOARD TEXT EDITOR. DO NOT PASTE OR ADD LINKS OR ATTACHED DOCS THAT OPEN IN ANOTHER WINDOW OR NEED TO BE COPIED AND PASTED TO BE SEEN!!!!!!!!!!

On your sketchbook or notebook handwrite the definitions for the following words:
Primary Colors, Secondary Colors, Tertiary Colors, Hue, Value, Saturation, Color Harmony, Monochromatic, Analogous Colors, Complementary Colors, Triadic Color Scheme, Color Temperature, Cool Colors, Warm Colors.
You can find some of the definitions under the link Resources/Vocabulary Words, in "Design Basics", or researching the web.
Due on Class 13.



In Class

Attendance.

Course Evaluation

Vocabulary Words 5

Finalized Exercise 3: Color Studies upload to your Wordpress E-portfolio.

At Home

Project 6: Color Schemes Finalized Monochromatic and Analogous color schemes.

Watch the free videos Introduction and Establishing a Focal Point by Mary Jane Begin in Lynda.com https://www.lynda.com/Design-Color-tutorials/Introduction/155278/163070-4.html

After reading Design Basics: Unity & Variety and going through the Principles of Organization: Unity & Variety presentation complete the sentences, answer the questions and/or find visual examples as requested below. Due Class 14.

A. Complete the sentences below as they appear in the book.
Unity means that a congruity or agreement exists among the elements in a design; they look as though they ____________________ _____________________(1 & 2), as though some visual connection beyond mere chance has caused them to come together. Another term for the same idea is ___________________(3). If the various elements are not harmonious, if they appear _____________________(4) or ____________________ (5), your composition falls apart and lacks unity. Since early in the twentieth century, psychologists have done a great deal of research on _________________________ (6) perception, attempting to discover just how the eye and brain function together. [ . . . ] The most widely known of these perception studies is called the _____________________ (7) theory of visual psychology.

B. For each one of the following visual concepts you need to post a strong example of a composition:
(There are eight visual concepts so you need eight different visual examples)
8. Strong Unity.
9. Continuity
10. Repetition
11. Alignment
12. Proximity
13. Effective use of a Grid System
14. Repetition with emphasis on Unity
15. Repetition with emphasis on Variety
16. Chaos
17. Strong Focal Point respecting the Rule of Thirds
18. Strong Visual Flow

PLEASE INSERT THE IMAGE IN THE TEXT USING THE IMAGE ICON IN BLACKBOARD TEXT EDITOR. DO NOT PASTE OR ADD LINKS OR ATTACHED DOCS THAT OPEN IN ANOTHER WINDOW OR NEED TO BE COPIED AND PASTED TO BE SEEN!!!!!!!!!!

Update your Wordpress E-portfolio! Upload your work to your E-portfolio and write/update the written critiques.