English Vocabulary-Art and Photography

Best english vocabulary of Art and Photography and english vocabulary exercises with vocabulary meaning .

NOUNS

Art

1 pictures or objects that are created for people to look at; an art galler

2 the activity of creating pictures or objects for people to look at; an art class

Art gallery

a place where people go to look at art

Artist

someone who draws, paints, or creates works of art

Background

the part of a picture that is behind the main things or people in it

Brush

an object with a lot of bristles or hairs attached to it, that you use for painting

camera

a piece of equipment for taking photographs or making films

canvas

a piece of strong, heavy material that you paint on

clay

a type of earth that is used for making things such as pots and bricks; a clay pot

collage

a picture that you make by sticking pieces of paper or cloth on a surface

design

1 the process of planning and drawing things; studying design

2 a drawing that shows how something should be built or made; drawing a design

3 a pattern of lines or shapes that is used for decorating something; a floral design

designer

a person whose job is to design things; a fashion designer

digital camera

a camera that produces digital pictures that can be stored on a computer

easel

a stand that supports a picture while an artist is working on it

exhibition

a public event where you can see art or interesting objects

foreground

the part of a picture that seems nearest to you

frame

the wood, metal, or plastic border around a picture or photograph

graphics

drawings, pictures, or symbols, especially when they are produced by a computer

illustration

a picture, design, or diagram in a book

landscape

a painting that shows a scene in the countryside

logo

a special design that an organization puts on all its products; a corporate logo

oil paint

a thick paint that artists use

oil painting

a picture that has been painted using oil paints

paint

a colored liquid that you put onto

painter

an artist who paints pictures

painting

1 a picture that someone has painted; a famous painting

2 the activity of painting pictures; I enjoy painting.

pattern

an arrangement of lines or shapes that form a design

photograph

a picture that you take with a camera; take a photograph

photography

the skill or process of producing photographs

picture

1 a drawing or painting; paint a picture

2 a photograph; take a picture

portrait

a painting, drawing, or photograph of a particular person

poster

a large picture that you stick on a wall

pottery

the activity of making pots, dishes, and other objects from clay; pottery classes

primary color

one of the three colors (red, yellow, and blue) that you can mix together to produce other colors (In British English, use primary colour)

sculptor

an artist who makes works of art out of stone, metal, or wood

sculpture

1 a piece of art that is made into a shape from a material like stone or wood

2 the art of creating sculptures from materials like stone or wood

sketch

a drawing that you do quickly, without a lot of details

statue

a large model of a person or an animal, made of stone or metal

still life

1 a painting or drawing of an arrangement of objects such as flowers or fruit

2 the type of painting or drawing that shows an arrangement of objects such as flowers or fruit

watercolor

1 a coloured paint that is mixed with water and used for painting pictures

2 a picture that has been painted with watercolors (In British English, use watercolour)

VERBS

design

to make a detailed plan or drawing that shows how something should be made

draw

to use a pencil or a pen to make a picture

frame

to put a picture or photograph in a frame; a framed photograph

paint

to produce a picture using paint

sketch

to make a quick drawing, without a lot of details