Principles of Design

Fibonacci and Abstract Art- Podcast #52
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Fibonacci and Abstract Art- Podcast #52

This week, Deanna and Julie are talking about the Fibonacci number sequence and how it’s used in art! Around 1170, Leonardo Bonacci (now called Fibonacci) was born to a businessman in Pisa, Italy. Traveling with his father around the Mediterranean, Fibonacci learned about the Hindu/Arabic number system (which is what we use now). In Italy,…

What are the Principles of Design? (Art Grammar, Part 2 of 3) – Podcast #25
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What are the Principles of Design? (Art Grammar, Part 2 of 3) – Podcast #25

We’re discussing the Principles of Design (one of the components of the grammar, or basics, of art) as we continue our series on How to Teach Art using the Classical Model of Education. The Principles of Design are the way the Elements of Art are used in a work of art. The Principles of Design can help…