Vector graphics are made up of two sets of points: control points (which determine shape) and anchor points (determining length). Anchor points attach geometry to form a shape like a ball or a heart.
Colours that have a relation in their hue. A colour wheel can be used to help identify analogous colours. Analogous colours are typically found next to each other on the colour wheel.
Also known as caps, a type property that specifies that all letters in a body of text are capitalised.
A way of researching users and understanding their behaviour in the context of the product, helping designers in understanding users' needs and expectations and what motivates them to act.
Designers can use this type of research to understand better their users and what kinds of experiences they are looking for. And this will allow the designers better empathize with their users, making them a part of the learning cycle.
CMYK is a colour space created for the printing process. It stands for Cyan Magenta Yellow Key (black).
The last line of a paragraph following the rest, or a single line in a paragraph that is out of place with the rest.
Also called trim marks, are markings on artwork that tells the printer where to cut the page.
The art of drawing original characters and symbols — especially for decorative purposes.
A type of design technique utilised in the creation of visuals and illustrations. Blur is used to create an impression of movement or a sense of depth.
Red, green, and blue. These colours can be used to form a wide variety of colours in different devices such as computer monitors and televisions.
Text that is used to fill in a gap in a document.