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RE: Elements, Principles & Artists

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croberts18_at_TeacherArtExchange
Date: Thu Apr 22 2004 - 06:54:49 PDT


Sometimes I compare the elements of art to English...

it takes lines to create letters that become shapes, to create words, etc....and then the way they are put together for sentences, phrases, paragraphs, etc.
Carolyn

> I explain the elements as the basic building blocks of a piece of artwork and the principles as the way in which the artist puts the elements together. I often use the analogy of the foundation of a house and the framework. Linda in NC

I explain the elements as the basic building blocks of a piece of artwork and the principles as the way in which the artist puts the elements together. I often use the analogy of the foundation of a house and the framework. Linda in NC
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From: nikki ryan [mailto:zuss@iinet.net.au]
Sent: Wednesday, April 21, 2004 7:50 AM
To: ArtsEdNet Talk
Subject: Elements, Principles & Artists

Hi All,
 
I am near on completing a book on the 'Elements and Principles of Art and Design' and I am looking for a simple 1 sentence definition for the words
1)    Elements
2)    Principles
3)    Artists
 
If anyone has any good ideas, please pass them on,
 
Cheers,
Nikki
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