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  • Graphic Design Shapes? Colors? Images? Typography? layout? Graphic Design Visual Elements Enhance Products
  • What is Graphic Design? Creative Process
  • Graphic Design Visual Message Layout ImagesText Product Target Audience The process & art of combining text & images to communicate an effective message in the design of logos, graphics, brochures, ne wsletters, posters, signs & any other type of visual communications.
  • GraphicDesign Visual Communication Website Ad Logo Magazine
  • Graphic design elements • Graphic design elements are the building blocks of graphics. – Line – Color – Shape – Texture
  • Lines • Lines can be straight or curved. • How are lines used in the composition on this slide? 7
  • Color definitions • Hue is another word for color. • Chroma is the intensity or purity of color. • Tint is a color mixed with white. • Tone is a color mixed with gray. • Shade is a color mixed with black. 8
  • Shapes • Shapes are enclosed objects that can be created by line or created by color and value changes that define their edges.
  • Texture • Texture is the surface look of an object created by varying dark and light areas. – Roughness – Smoothness – Depth 1 0
  • Application of Graphic Design • Website design • Logo & Brochures design • Package design • Banner design • Visiting cards • Animated graphics designs
  • Visual Elements? Three most commonly used elements in graphic design
  • Visual Message Layout ImagesText
  • Text Typography Create Emotions Desired Feeling
  • Images
  • Layout • Spatial Organization • Best look • First notice
  • Software Programs
  • Enhance Products Adds value to products that are more appealing to customers!
  • • Colorful • Spotty • Modern
  • What Function Does Graphic Design Serve? o Design can make a brand memorable and instantly recognizable to an audience. o Good design makes us stand up and take notice. o Design can make a brand stand out from the crowd.
  • Summary • The basis of good graphic design is use of design elements and their thoughtful application in the form of design principles. • Clearly identify what you are trying to accomplish — use design to convey your message. • Brainstorm alternatives. 2 1
  • Questions? Graphic Design Visual Elements S O F Tware Enhance Products Thank You