Basic Art Vocabulary   

    Basic Art Vocabulary

    Elements of Art (these build upon each other).

         Kindergarten: Lines, Shapes, Color, and Texture 

         First: Form and Space

         Second: Value



    Principles of Design (these build upon each other, and use the above Elements).

         Kindergarten: Repetition and Contrast

         First: Emphasis and Balance

         Second: Movement and Proportion

         Third: Harmony and Unity  


    By third grade and beyond our little artists will use the Elements of Art and the Principles of Design to further explore creative outlets.