Advanced Specialty: Concept: The Ps and Es of Beauty

Objective

To understand and illustrate how the Principles and Elements of Design express your concept of Beauty.

Assignment

  • State your current definition of beauty
  • Discover which Ps and Es support your definition of beauty and how they support your definition of beauty
    • Support this visually with diagrams and sketches
    • Briefly record your thoughts in writing
  • Collect and organize your findings to be portable and easily shared with others

Grading Criteria

  • Depth of analysis
  • Quality and relevance of diagrams and sketches
  • Includes all components

Principles: abstract concepts that evaluate  elements

  • Scale
  • Proportion
  • Balance
  • Rhythm
  • Emphasis
  • Harmony (Variety and Unity)

Elements: concrete components of design.  Transform the principles into reality

  • Space
  • Form
  • Mass
  • Line
  • Texture
  • Pattern
  • Light
  • Color
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