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Principals of Design Assignment

After viewing the video "Principals of Design" and reading the articles at this website: , students will create a document using Paint and Microsoft Word to illustrate the following:

Balance- create an example of symmetrical balance and asymmetrical balance

Movement- Find a picture on the web. Paste it and draw lines from the foreground to the background to the vanishing point to illustrate movement.

Rhythm- Create a sequence of shapes to show regular rhythm.

Contrast- Create a black background and add five geometric shapes in neutral colors to demonstrate contrast.

Emphasis- Make a landscape painting using a dominant color.

Pattern- Find an example of pattern on the web and paste it.

Unity- Create a picture of a wave using only colored rectangle to show the contour of the wave


sample of Principals of Design assignment