Secrets of Magic Craftsmanship The conclusion from the book by Salvador
Elements and Principles of Design A single
page list and brief description, and a definition of composition.
Elements of Design Used to create a composition.
Principles of Design Achieved through the use of the Elements of Design.
Patterns Without value variation, there is no design.
Color Wheel Unravel the mysteries of color.
Schemes Achieve color harmony by choosing and sticking with a color scheme.
Golden Mean "What makes mathematics unique is the effectiveness with
which it can be used to describe our experience far beyond the
limits of our physical existence." (unknown)
Approach to Good Design On placing the center of interest, and providing pathways around a composition.
a Finder and Grids Using a finder to aid in selecting a composition, using a grid to enlarge and transfer a drawing, and using a grid as a drawing aid.
Watercolor Painting Materials List A watercolorist's basic equipment, materials, and supplies.