Visual Arts - List 3

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  1. landscape
    an expanse of scenery that can be seen in a single view
  2. medium
    the surrounding environment
  3. model
    a representation of something, often on a smaller scale
  4. mosaic
    design made of small pieces of colored stone or glass
  5. mural
    a painting that is applied to a wall surface
  6. neutral
    having no personal preference
  7. opaque
    not transmitting or reflecting light or radiant energy
  8. origami
    the Japanese art of folding paper
  9. palette
    a board on which an artist mixes paints
  10. pastel
    any of various pale or light colors
  11. pattern
    a perceptual structure
  12. perspective
    a way of regarding situations or topics
  13. polygon
    a closed plane figure bounded by straight sides
  14. illusion
    an erroneous mental representation
  15. distortion
    a shape resulting from being deformed
Created on September 2, 2019 (updated September 2, 2019)

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