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1

How have we seen art used so far

narrative
utility
worship
idolatry
metaphor/abstraction

2

How is Adam using his creative capacity in that one image

He came up names for for these animals

3

How can we be confident that we have been created to use our human creativity?

says so in the bible, God mandated us to be creative

4

What are the Hows that we can know about Paleolithic art

How things were made, what they used and how long ago it was made. We can only speculate

5

Can we know for sure how these images were used in paleolithic art

We know they drew from memory but we can't know for sure why

6

How were these official depictions of the cherubim used

As a reminder that God is separated from humans; were used as a type of worship

7

how did God have Moses use the graven image of the Bronze Serpent

people had to look at it to be healed

8

What is this picture of a golden bull? What is his name? Where is he from

An Egyptian Deity
Apis
Egypt

9

What does your brain do before it interprets the world around it

takes in info/gathers data

10

reflection or emission of lights waves from an object to the light receptors of your eyes

visual perception

11

5 basic elements of visual perception

line, shape, color/value, texture, form

12

can we perceive an actual line

no

13

abstract mathematical concept of an "existent of length without breadth"

line

14

defined line

can see the line

15

implied line

imaginary line

16

visible, distinguishable, and namable wavelength of light emitted or reflected by an object

color

17

wheel of colors that represent the colors that are perceivable by human beings

color wheel

18

3 colors that are equally spaced apart on the color wheel. Generally go together

triadic colors

19

deal w light waves; emitted light waves

additive primaries

20

Additive primary colors? Why?

red+green+blue
bc they make white

21

deal w reflected light waves and pigments

subtractive primaries

22

Subtractive primary colors? Why?

magenta cyan yellow
bc they make black

23

1 color area or 2 adjacent color areas taking 1 color

monochromatic color

24

three colors that are next to each other on the color wheel, sharing a common color,

analogous color

25

an oldest known type of glazed ceramic. It was abandoned more than 6k years ago in Egypt

faience

26

Is faience true pottery

not really bc it doesn't contain clay but contains major elements of glass

27

colors that are on the opposite of one another on the color wheel
successful color schemes

contrasting colors

28

describes the intensity (purity) of a hue.

saturation

29

how do tints and shades affect saturation?

affects the purity of the color by becoming less saturated

30

do colors have value

yes