Middle or High School Art: Principles of Design Handouts


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Experience the excitement of mastering the foundational principles of design art with our comprehensive 8-page handout! This detailed resource guides students through essential concepts like balance, contrast, emphasis, movement, pattern, rhythm, and unity or variety. Perfect for budding artists, this handout breaks down each principle into easy-to-understand terms, supported by visual examples and practical exercises.



Included in this Principles of Art Handout:

✅ Overview of Each Principle: Detailed explanations of balance, contrast, emphasis, movement, pattern, rhythm, and unity or variety.

✅ Examples and Analogies: Relatable examples and analogies to help students understand and remember each principle.

✅ Visual Aids: Illustrations and diagrams that make abstract concepts more tangible.

✅ Quick Reference Guide: A summary page for quick review of all the principles.

✅ Teacher’s Instructions: Tips and suggestions for effectively teaching the principles of art.



Why This Handout is Perfect for Your Classroom:

  • Engages All Levels: Suitable for beginners and advanced students alike, this handout helps everyone grasp key artistic principles.
  • Encourages Creativity: By learning how to apply principles like balance and contrast, students will be inspired to create more dynamic and meaningful artwork.
  • Builds Confidence: Shows students that they don’t need advanced drawing skills to create impressive and expressive pieces.
  • Comprehensive Learning: Combines clear explanations with visual aids to make learning engaging and effective.



This Resource Package is a TIME-SAVING GAME CHANGER ⏰ 

❤️ Organized Materials: Everything you need is in one place for easy year-after-year use. 

❤️ Student Reference: Handy materials for students to review when the teacher is busy or unavailable. 

❤️ Clear Instructions: Step-by-step guidance with visual examples that are easy to follow.

❤️ Versatile for All Levels: Suitable for multiple ability levels, boosting student confidence in art.



Principles of Design Handouts



Bring clarity, creativity, and depth into your classroom with this unique Principles of Art handout. Watch your students thrive as they explore new techniques and create stunning, expressive artworks. This resource is designed to save you time while providing a comprehensive, engaging, and educational art experience for your students.



Looking for a Complete Art Education Solution? 

Check out my Elements of Art and Principles of Design Bundle for an all-inclusive package that includes 8 handouts for the Elements of Art and 8 handouts for the Principles of Design, plus teacher’s instructions. Perfect for busy teachers looking for a comprehensive and ready-to-use resource.


All of my lessons can be shared with your students through Google Classroom or any digital platform and are formatted to work for distance learning or in the classroom. They are designed to save you time and help your students access the tutorials, presentations, videos, or worksheets as easily as possible. You can find more ready-to-go, easy-to-follow, time-saving art lessons in my RESOURCE SHOP.


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Principles of Design Handouts

Middle or High School Art: Principles of Design Handouts