Sunday, June 22, 2014

The Elements of Design in Painting

Art by Delilah
With a Passion for Painting

Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try” – Dr. Seuss

The elements of design are the basic strategies you use in your composition. It doesn't matter what your subject is or style they apply to all paintings.

Elements of Design:
The elements of design are building blocks to develop your painting. The basics are: Value,color,shape,line,and texture. All painters deal with these elements.

When you have finished your painting check the elements. Could the art be improved by push one of these elements more? Develop an exit check list to see if you have used this design elements.

Blossoms and Oranges
Blossoms and Oranges, painting by Delilah Smith
About This Painting:
Blossoms and Oranges
16x20x3/4 oil painting on gallery wrapped stretched canvas
Media: oil painting
Size: 20 in X 16 in (50.8 cm X 40.6 cm)
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