Materials: Left: mud, spray paint, flowers, leafs, charcoal
Right: aluminum brushes, steel flowers, Iron railing bits, chains, iron chain connectors
Line: both pieces use outline to draw the viewers eyes to the heart.
Color: Left: Polychromatic, many colors with no specific category.
Right: Neutrals, use of black, white, and grey.
Shape: Left: Organic shape, the heart is about natural nature.
Right: Positive and Negative shape, this piece is about the inhabited and not inhabited space alike both bring great meaning to the piece.
Texture: Both are real texture.
Value: Left: this one is not about value.
Right: contrast, to exaggerate the strong differences between the white background and the dark values within the piece.
Balance: Both: near symmetrical balance, symmetry was the goal for both pieces unfortunately the wind had a different plan for the Left and stole multiple leafs.
Rhythm: Both: casual Repetition is used in both pieces, left- charcoal, leafs, flowers. eight- metal, flowers, leafs, paint brushes. Also repetition exists between the two pieces: "leafs" "flowers" "hearts."
Unity: Left: all natural found objects that exist in nature *except the gold spry paint which was representing actual gold.
Right: All man made materials that are considered very "unemotional" or the opposite of natural, almost completely made of metal.