2 The Seven Building Blocks of Art THE ART ELEMENTSThe Seven Building Blocks of ArtSPACESHAPEFORMLINETEXTURECOLORVALUE“South Seneca Falcons Love To Celebrate Victories”
3 “South Seneca Falcons Love To Celebrate Victories” LINE A continuous mark that is longer than it is wide. Almost every artwork begins with a line.
4 LINE can be used to communicate images, messages, and emotions LINE can be used to communicate images, messages, and emotions. It can define the edges and surface of a form. Line is also the basis of written communication, from pictograms and hieroglyphics, to our present-day alphabet.
5 3 TYPES OF LINE:Actual LineImplied LinePsychic Line
6 Actual Line is a solid line found in an artwork.
7 Edvard Munch “The Scream” Actual LineEdvard Munch “The Scream”