How do I Choose the Right Art Course?

This will depend what you are looking for and what you would like to learn. Here are a few key points to keep in mind:

Do your research

I am mainly talking about short courses here for those that want to draw and paint.  There are usually a range of courses and workshops in most towns and cities and the first step would be to see what is on offer.  Most libraries keep details on local adult education courses, you may also be able to find private classes.

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What is the Rule of Thirds?

The rule of thirds is a rule used by artists and photographers in relation to composition.  How does it work?  Divide your paper into thirds as shown and place your subject in the area of the one of the circles indicated below:

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The Rule of Thirds

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