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Re: The be all end all of ELEMENTS & PRINCIPLES


From: artappeal (artappeal_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Fri Aug 09 2002 - 05:17:35 PDT

I use the elements of art and principles of design listed at:

Except I haven't taught horror vacui, listed in the principles. In fact,
until today, I never heard that term.

----- Original Message -----
From: "jtowle" <>
To: "ArtsEdNet Talk" <>
Sent: Thursday, August 08, 2002 1:12 PM
Subject: The be all end all of ELEMENTS & PRINCIPLES

> As if life weren't complicated enough, it seems that each different art
> source/site/book/poster has a slightly different list of what are
> considered "THE" elements and principles of design. I've seen anywhere
> from 4-7 different elements and 4-10 different principles.
> What's the verdict, O fellow right-brainers? :) I have a basic list of
> what I use, but am interested in your suggestions. What do YOU use as YOUR
> list of E's and P's?
> JT in Kansas
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