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Principles of Design

Designers use many organizing principles to create and compose their design work. Using these principles as guidelines, designers are able to create designs that look right, convey the intended message, stylish and aesthetically pleasing. The most common principles used by designers include: 1. Proportion: Proportion describes how one part of a design relates or fits…