Graphic Design: The art and profession of selecting and arranging visual elements to convey a message to an audience. Usually in the form of illustrations, commercials, advertisements, fonts, labels, posters, covers etc.
Movement: (principle of art) effect that leads the viewer’s eye across a page
Emphasis: (principle of art) focus of the painting or drawing Today’s Families. Richard Cardona. 2005
Unity: (principle of art) feeling of completeness in an artwork Estate. Robert Rauschenberg. 1963
Terms to review and use: OVERLAP BACKGROUND FOREGROUND
Overview of project: Creating our own collage materials (no magazines) from cut ink drawings & select color paper Designing a thought provoking and/or inspiring word in a unique way to become part of the collage. Arrange our cut pieces in an appealing way to create Movement, Emphasis and Unity. GLUE!
What we do next: Using India ink and a brush, you will draw several still life drawings from the objects set at your table. These drawings WILL BE cut up or drawn on and be most of your collage materials.