Principles of Graphic Design

Follow the links below each principle.  These links will take you to information, examples, interactive tutorials, and more.  While your exploring these links, create one slide in your portfolio for each principle.  Be sure to include the name of the principle and multiple examples.  Be prepared to discuss how these examples exemplify the principle.
BALANCE

http://www.usask.ca/education/coursework/skaalid/theory/cgdt/balance.htm
http://www.tacomacc.edu/home/mberg/unit3/u3_lecture3_2.htm
http://www.peonqueen.com/ArtSpace/temp_exhib/art2/bal.html  
http://www.warrenkramer.com/design/4/27.shtml

PROXIMITY

http://coe.sdsu.edu/eet/Articles/Designprin2/
http://www.math.duke.edu/education/ccp/resources/write/design/graphic45.html
http://desktoppub.about.com/gi/dynamic/offsite.htm?zi=1/XJ/Ya&sdn=desktoppub&cdn=compute&tm=18&f=00&su=p284.8.150.ip_&tt=14&bt=1&bts=1&zu=http%3A//coe.sdsu.edu/eet/articles/visualperc1/  (You will need to paste this address into your browser.)

ALIGNMENT

http://www.sheriftariq.org/design/align/index.html
http://desktoppub.about.com/od/designprinciples/a/alignment.htm

REPETITION/ CONSISTENCY


http://coe.sdsu.edu/eet/Articles/Designprin2/
http://www.peonqueen.com/ArtSpace/temp_exhib/art2/rep.html
http://www.math.duke.edu/education/ccp/resources/write/design/graphic42.html

CONTRAST

http://daphne.palomar.edu/design/emphasis.html
http://www.webreference.com/dlab/9702/contrast.html
http://desktoppub.about.com/od/contrast/ss/contrast.htm  
http://www.metatoggle.com/design_crs/contrast.html

WHITE SPACE

http://www.alistapart.com/articles/whitespace
http://www.grantasticdesigns.com/whitespace.html
http://www.sheriftariq.org/design/whitespace/  
http://www.killerz-tech.net/forum/index.php?showtopic=1118



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