10Texture Adds variety and VISUAL interest to designs Affects overall size of an object and roomInfluences the way people feel in a room.Plush carpet and furniture with soft fabric = comfortNubby rough = ruggedness and stabilitySmooth velvets and heavy brocades = luxuryGlass, metal, and stone = coolnessAppearance is affected bythe light’s reflectionGreen wicker chair vs.green metal chair
11HEAVILY TEXTURED WALLS WILL Make A ROOM APPEAR SMALLER. WALLS WITH LITTLE OR NO TEXTURE WILL MAKE A ROOM APPEAR LARGER.MUTED TEXTURES HAVE A DULL COLOR.
12Texture adds Variety and Interest Light affects the appearance of texture.Shiny textures reflect morelight and appear brighter.Rough textures reflect little light thus they appear darker.
13Formal Texture SHINY, REFINED AND SMOOTH ARE MORE FORMAL-LIKE. REFLECT LIGHT SO COLORS APPEAR LIGHTER, BRIGHTER, AND MORE INTENSEUSED IN HIGH-STYLE INTERIORS
21Texture affect us in many ways: Everything we touch evokes a physical response (hard, soft, rough, smooth, etc..)Texture affects sound qualities.Texture affects the care and upkeep of an object.Texture is the source of beauty and character.
23Texture Assignments Texture Rubbing Fold a white piece of paper into 8 even sections. Write your name, Interior Design & “Texture Rubbings” in the top left square. Using a crayon, find textures around your home and rub the crayon over them to fill up the remaining 7 squares.Name each texture and label it as formal or informal.Write 2 descriptive words about each one.
24Texture Portfolio Pages Create a portfolio page for 2 texturesSmooth/Formal TextureRough/Informal TextureIn your description explain where in your picture you see the texture as well as what kind of feelings that texture creates in that room.