Expression of 5 Elements

association & expression

Root’s  of knowledge began with our association with the elements of nature. Math, science, design, music notes, color association  and more began with the study of nature and space.

5 ELEMENTS

5 Elements

In many eastern traditions and in our Western Aboriginal culture there is an integrated association with nature elements.  What becomes a learning curve for many of us here in the west is a perspective and philosophy for many earth citizens.   The above shapes are universally known qualities in nature.

These elements have been observed in Nature and the following associations have been made:

five elements - shapes destroying cylce

five elements - shapes

These two cycles are used to describe space, images,  characteristics, personalities, experiences and environments.  There are used to inspire, motivate and shift stagnant and chaotic experiences.

YIN/YANG

yin, yang

References to yin and yang express the feminine and masculine in spaces, qualities, character  and experiences.

Yin Yang qualities

  • Yin Elements:  Metal, Water,
  • Yang Elements:  Fire, Wood
  • Yin/Yang Balance:  Earth

Examples of Elements in ARCHITECTURE

BeFunky Collage Landscape

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EXAMPLES of Elements in Clothing

BeFunky Collage white dress

Colour:  

  1. Metal
  2. Metal & Wood Pattern
  3. Metal

Style:    

  1. Water
  2. Water
  3. Wood

Belt:

  1.  Fire
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