Principles of Design

All art forms conform to the same basic design standards. Through the application of such standards on the physical characteristics of the components selected for a composition, an individual can create a pleasing design worthy of the viewer’s attention.

Principles of Design – The basic art standards by which all art is judged.  The Principles of Design are:

Balance  Balance
Contrast  Contrast
Dominance  Dominance
Proportion  Proportion
Rhythm  Rhythm3
Scale  Scale2