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balance

A principle of art and design concerned with the arrangement of one or more elements in a work of art so that they appear symmetrical

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Composition

The arrangement of forms in a work of art

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value

Light or dark; the variations of light and dark on the surface of an object. The lightness or darkness of a color

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unity

The arrangement of one or more of the elements used to create a feeling of completeness

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alignment

lining up things straight

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color

everything has color

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scale

average size

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concept

elements of different things

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flow

directs the composition of the arrangements of componets

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proportion

the scale and size of something

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rhythm

the repetition of something

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division

use of negative space

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grouping

unified as similarity, continuation or alignment

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emphasis

something that stands out

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spatial relationship

components inside a composition in there space

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proximity

the area around something

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harmony

2 elements that agree

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placement

the position of something a area

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component

elements organized with in a composition

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direction

moving components in a composition