Negative space is the extra space surrounding the main focus of a picture making the main focus stand out.
- A. What is negative space?
I found negative space in my cut out by comparing the different colors. I found negative space in my stool drawing through drawing dark lines.
- B. Explain how you found negative space in 1. your cut out?, 2. in your stool drawing?
Negative space helps an artist see things in a drawing that they wouldn't usually pay attention to.
- C. Why does it help an artist to see in negative space?
Negative space is useful in art because it can bring much more detail into a picture and make the main focus more eye-catching.
- D. How is negative space useful in creating art?