It's important for artists to learn and understand all visual language principles, it will help them to communicate their ideas and artwork more effectively because they understand how various lines and shapes evoke certain emotions.
Visual Language through Line
Deep & Acute
Visual Design Elements
Visual Design Principles
Balance through symmetry, asymettry.
Combinations of shape, lines, texture & pattern.
Use pattern, contrast & line to dictate & guide the Eye movement of the viewer.
Rhythms & Pattern
Source inspiration & images to find varied designRythms and patterns for a unique design.
Created through contrast of elements & abrubt changes in pattern, shape, texture etc.
Define elements by placing them in context to each other and give the meaning of scene or story.
Use of shape, line etc to reflect the visual language.
Varying elements like line, shape, colour, texture etc.
Big to small shapes, dark tone to light tone etc.
ELEMENTS are like the alphabet and PRINCIPLES are the words used to create visual worlds & ideas. They both work together to create the overall image.
Visual Language through Shape