Author: Nancy Esslinger

In this lesson, you will learn about the Line element and how it is used in the visual design process.

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Terms to Know

Direction is the specific movement towards a point or destination.


Dynamic is energy with an effective action.

Implied Line

Implied line is an invisible line created by the shape and/or forms relationship to space.

Line Weight

Line weight is the line's thickness.


Line is a dynamic form defined by its length and direction.


Movement is line action.