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Line

Line

Author: Erin Aldana
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This lesson will explore line as an element of composition

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Terms to Know
  • Contour Line

    A line drawn to indicate the edge of a form.

  • Curvilinear Line

    Consisting of curved lines.

  • Expressive Line

    A line that seems to be an expression of the artist’s emotions.

  • Gestural Line

    A line that emphasizes the gesture of the hand, it is often also expressive.

  • Rectilinear Line

    Consisting of straight lines.