How to Create 5 Awesome Gradient Effects in Adobe InDesign
Gradient effects are super easy to achieve in InDesign, and they're an instant way of bringing your layouts bang up-to-date. Read on to discover five high-impact gradient effects, from duotone...
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Basic Elements of Graphic Design | Oozle Media
Creating beautiful design is about more than inspiration or a great idea, it’s about understanding the fundamentals of the subject. Read our basic elements of graphic design.
Simplicity, symmetry and more: Gestalt theory and the design principles it gave birth to
Scientific advice on how to best place visual objects together.
See The Tiny Carnivorous Monster That Just Won Olympus’s Micro Photo Prize
Igor Siwanowicz’s amazing photo of a hungry bladderwort takes top prize in the Olympus BioScapes Photo Competition. See the other mini marvels here.
Radial Symmetry Leaf Painting
Second Grade finished up their radial symmetry leaf paintings and they are gorgeous! We discussed radial symmetry and where we can find it in nature. We started by drawing an X, from corner to corner, on a 12x12 sheet of paper. On each line we drew a leaf( I printed out drawing instructions for a few different kinds of leaves). I demonstrated how to draw the veins and how to add designs around the leaves to achieve radial symmetry. During the demonstration, I came up with this little…
What are some amazing examples of symmetry in nature?
Some of the good examples of symmetry in nature are : 1) Romanesco Broccoli It is one of the many examples of fractal symmetry in nature. The entire vegetable is one big spiral composed of smaller cone like buds that are also mini-spirals. 2) Hone...