Elements of Design:
is a three dimensional
object created by an encompassing line and tints and shades to create
the illusion of depth.
Close-Up" depicts a dragon curled around the mast of a sailing ship.
The dragon is defined by a line which encompasses
yellow scaled body and red wings. Outside of this form is the
brown of the deck and mast. The dragon is given volume with
and shades. Some scales are highlighted and shadows are used
create further depth.
is a two dimension
object created by an encompassing line. In some artworks the
image is flat and lacking depth. In this case objects are
correctly referred to as shapes.
"Celtic Knot Tiger"
is a very flat
piece with little depth. The blue tiger has a shape outlined