11 UnityA sense of oneness and wholeness in a work of art. Unity is when everything in the art work is tied together visually.
12 Unity can be achieved by: Similar colorsGroupingLining up edgesOverlapping objectsRepeated technique or texturePerspectiveUsing a focal point
13 The 7 Principles of Design BalanceContrastEmphasisMovementPatternRhythmUnity
14 PRINCIPLES OF DESIGNBALANCE – equilibrium from the distribution of visual weightCONTRAST – differences that create visual interestEMPHASIS – greater attention given to an element for importance or moodMOVEMENT – a visual path to the focal pointPATTERN – surface decoration created by repeating elements, such as line or shape.RHYTHM - A type of movement in art where some elements recur regularly like the beat of music.UNITY - A sense of oneness when in the artwork everything is tied together visually.