Betty Bowen wrote: > > No, there isn't a cross-cultural agreed upon list of the elements of art. > These lists refer only to the convenient categorizing of some of the formal > concerns of traditional 2D and 3D art, and while useful in describing art > objects, I don't believe they are all that useful any more (if they ever > were) in learning to make art itself.
I agree! I've never thought it made much sense to meticulously
teach each element discretely in a studio-type class; the
students will learn more as the elements are incorporated into