Type
Crossword
Description

Colours opposite each other on the colour wheel complementary
Has to do with the perception of touch texture
The simplest, most universal, means of art line
Line of a man standing vertical
A shape found in nature organic
Different tints and shades of a single colour monochromatic
a cool, neutral colour white
a mixture of the primary colours brown
a primary colour mixed with a secondary colour tertiary
lines that show action, life, and energy curved

Elements of Art Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

colors that are next to each other on the color wheel analogous
when a color is mixed with white tint
when a color is mixed with black shade
when a color is mixed with gray tone
what you get when you mix primary and secondary colors tertiary
the lightness or darkness of tones or colors value
this ranges from black to white when working with value value scale
this color scheme comes from a single hue mixed with tones, tints and shades monochromatic
these are the main 3 colors needed to create all other colors primary
these colors are created when you mix primary colors together secondary
this is created when light his an object...it lets us see the _____ of an object color
these colors are opposite one another on the color wheel complementary
this element of art is a point (or dot) moving through space to create a shape line
patterns of repeating lines that fill a space zentangle
two dimensional objects that are drawn (ex: circles, squares, triangles) shape
three dimensional objects that are drawn using lines form
this element of art refers to distances around, to and from or between areas space
this can be positive or negative on your paper when sketching space
The many different ways, or views, that can be used while sketching perspective
you give the illusion of this by adding details to the surface of your artwork texture

Color Theory/Principles & Elements of Art Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Blue,Yellow,Red Primary Colors
Orange,Green,Violet Secondary Colors
This color mixed with Yellow Makes Orange Red
The color. mixed with Yellow makes Green Blue
Adding White to a color to make a color lighter Tint
Adding Black or a Dark color to make the color darker Shade
Colors that are in between Primary and Secondary Colors Tertiary Colors
Yellow is the complement of Purple
Red is the complement of Green
Colors that are next to each other on the color wheel Analogous Colors
3 colors equally spaced around the color wheel create this Triadic
These colors are across from each other on the color wheel Complementary Colors
Pure intensity of a color Hue
Red,Orange,Yellow are this type of color Warm
Blue,Green,Violet are this type of color Cool
Shading from dark to light without color Value
This element of art adds vibrance to a painting or drawing Color
Used to create the effect of hair, scales, or fur Texture
Element of art where you fill in the page in an interesting way. Space

Graphic Design - Color Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A color mixed with white TINT
A color mixed with black SHADE
A color mixed with both black and white TONE
Three colors that cannot be made by mixing other colors - Red, Yellow, and Blue PRIMARY
Colors made by mixing two primary colors in equal parts SECONDARY
Colors made by mixing a primary color with a secondary color TERTIARY
A color scheme using only tints, shades, and tones of one color MONOCHROMATIC
A color scheme using colors next to each other on the color wheel ANALOGOUS
A color scheme using colors across from each other on the color wheel COMPLEMENTARY
A color scheme using reds, oranges, and yellows WARM
A color scheme using blues and violets COOL
A design element that is longer than it is wide LINE

Color Theory Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Orange, green, violet Secondary
Yellow is the complement of purple
Another word for color Hue
red, yellow, blue primary
three colors that are next to each other on the color wheel Analogous
Red is the complement of green
blue is the compliment of orange
colors across from each other on the color wheel are complementary
colors that are in between primary and secondary on the color wheel tertiary
comes from one color and its tints, tones, and shades monochromatic
a color + black shade
a color + white tint
a color + grey tone
red and yellow make orange
blue and yellow make green
blue and red make purple
another word for purple violet
colors that are not on the color wheel are neutral
red-violet, red, red-orange, orange, yellow, yellow-orange warm colors
yellow-green, green, blue-green, blue, blue-violet, violet cool colors

Color Wheel Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Yellow is a what kind of color Primary
What Primary colors make Secondary
This is a primary color Blue
Red-Orange is what kind of color Intermediate
Opposite colors mix Neutral
Family of colors Analogous
One Color Monochromatic
Brightness/Dullness Intensity
Dark and Light Value
Opposite Colors Complementary
Blue and Yellow make this color Green
This is a Secondary Color Violet
Red is a what kind of color Warm
Violet is what kind of color Cool
A Secondary Color Orange
This is a Neutral Color Black
This is a Primary Color Red

Colour Theory Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Red and Blue make Violet
The name of a colour Hue
A painting using tints of colour HighKeyPainting
A painting using mostly shades LowKey
It has 12 colours on it colourwheel
Add white to a colour Tint
Add Black to a colour shade
An element of art that is derived from reflected light Colour
Colours that are opposite each other on the colour wheel Complementary
Tints and Shade of one colour Monochromatic
Colours that sit next to each other on the colour wheel and share a common hue Analogous
3 colours spaced an equal distance apart on the colour wheel Colour Triad
Colours associated with sunshine Warm
Colours associated with ice or water Cool
Path of a moving point line
A closed line shape
Can be organic or geometric shape
The way an object feels or looks like it may feel Texture
Defines the edge and surface ridges of an object Contour
The area around an object space
Objects having 3 dimensions Form
The brightness or dullness of a hue Intensity
A surface that reflects soft, dull light Matte
A drawing method to create value using pressure Shading
A drawing method to create value using dots pointillism

Art crossword puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

What colors are located directly across from each other on the color wheel? Complementary Colors
What element of art describes how an object feels? Texture
What element of art is used for three-dimensional works, and describes volume, weight, and mass? Form
What element of art is geometric or organic? Shape
what element of art is two dimensional, three dimensional, perspective, illusion of depth Space
What element of art is also known as hue? Color
What is the lightness and darkness of a color? Value
What element of art suggests movement, straight, curved, diagonal, horizontal, and vertcal Lin
What element of art suggest movement, straight, curved, diagonal, horizontal, and vertical? Line
What kind of colors are made by mixing a secondary color and a primary color together? Intermediate
What colors are green, blue, and violet? Cool colors
What colors are red, orange, and yellow? Warm colors
What colors are located next to each other on the wheel? Analogous

Elements of Art Puzzle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Has different styles Line
Light reflected off an object Color
Colors that can be created by any combination of other colors Primary Color
Colors that are made by mixing primary colors Secondary Color
The mixture of a primary and secondary color Tertiary Color
Mixture of a color and white Tint
Mixture of a color with black Shade
Mixture of a color with grey or black and white Tone
Include red and orange Warm
Violet and all the colors with blue and green tones Cool
Two-dimensional, flat, or limited to height and width Shape
Circles, triangles or squares Geometric shape
free-form, unpredictable and flowing in appearance Organic shape
Three-dimensional; length, width, and height Form
The lightness or darkness of tones or colors Value
Few tonal values (grays) between black and white High contrast
Has many tonal values (grays) between black and white Low contrast
The way the object feels, looks as if they might feel if touched Texture
The object feels different than the texture it looks like Implied texture
The object feels like the texture it looks like Actual texture
Distance or area around, between or within an object Space
The area occupied by an object Positive Space
Space not being occupied Negative Space

Art Elements Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Gradience
Tone
Geometric
Organic
Volume
Three Dimentional
Two Dimentional
Smooth
Soft
Rough
Thick
Thin
Colour Wheel
Complementary Colours
Tertiary Colours
Secondary Colours
Primary Colours
Cool
Warm
Texture
Form
Line
Shape
Colour

ART VOCABULARY Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Hue color
Contour line
Two dimensional enclosed space shape
Three dimensional closed space form
Lightness or darkness of a single color value
The characteristics of a surface texture
positive and negative space
symmetry, asymmetry and radial balance
opposites next to each other contrast
An area of special importance emphasis
An arrangement of lines, shapes and/or color pattern
The same arrangement over and over again repetition
A repetition that creates visual movement rhythm
elements and principles of art joined together in agreement unity
The pleasant combination of visual elements and principles harmony
Type of balance that is equal on each side and formal symmetry
Type of balance that is unequal and informal, but still pleasing to the eye asymmetry
A type of balance that begins at a central point and emanates out in all directions radial
The size of something compared to other things scale
The size and shape of something balanced as they are in reality proportion
Colors opposite from each other on the color wheel complementary
A group of colors with a single color in common analogous
Red, yellow and orange warm
Blue, green and purple cool
Result of mixing all the primary colors together neutral
Group of colors that contains a color and the two colors on each side of it's opposite (two words) split complement
The process of creating a book by hand binding
To keep objects in proportion, artists may use this grid
red, yellow, blue primary
orange, green, purple secondary
Third level on the color wheel tertiary
Another word for the third level of colors on the color wheel intermediate