Design terms

 

Stem

 

The primary vertical stroke in the letter. It is used in the letter “B” and the diagonal line into a “V”.

 

Strokes

 

Lines that create letters in the headset.

 

Tail

 

Touch to the letter, often decorated, for example, the letter “Q”.

 

Terminal

 

The end of a stroke that does not include the serif.

 

Tint

 

The way white is mixed with the shade.




Triadic colors

 

A color scheme, that means that three colors located at an angle of 120 degrees from each other on the color wheel are combined. It is often considered to be the best color scheme.

 

Typeface

 

The design collection of characters containing letters, numbers, and punctuation, for example, Times New Roman, Helvetica or Arial.