The student will explore how to use border styles to add a sense of Rhythm & Repetition to a web layout.
- [Instructor] The next principle of design we will explore…is Rhythm and repetition, which has to do with…how objects are placed within a web layout…and the overall flow of your design.…Rhythm and repetition occurs…when one or more elements in a design…are repeated often enough to create a visual rhythm.…When considering this principle,…it might be helpful to think of it in terms of music.…For instance, you might have a bassline and a melody…each having its own distinct beat and flow.…Similarly in design, there can be an underlying structure…paired with free-flowing design elements.…
At its core, rhythm and repetition…helps to establish visual interest in a design…and it often happens naturally…when you repeat similar elements…either regularly or irregularly within your layout.…Rhythm can be regular with even intervals…flowing like a series of geometric or organic shapes,…or it can be progressive where the elements…grow or shrink in some way such as size,…position or color.…In fact, some degree of variation of repetition…
- Understanding aesthetics
- Picking harmonious colors
- Structuring your layout
- Using space to organize your design
- Communicating with the right fonts
- Aligning objects to achieve balance
- Adding movement with scrolling and animation
- Achieving proportion by scaling objects and text
- Creating CSS for different devices
Skill Level Beginner
2. Using Elements of Design
3. Incorporating Principles of Design
4. Web Design Industry and Trends
5. Designer’s Role and Web Design Workflow
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