You will learn the planning and techniques that you need to make professional paintings. From initial concept through drawing, composition, colour and final finishing, you will learn how to think like an artist. Topics covered will include: visualizing the final painting; perfecting drawing skills; creative composition; using colour, form and value to produce a strong image; and how to be you own critic. This course in a must for artists who feel that their work just needs something extra. Instruction will include demonstrations and individual instruction. This course is open to artists painting in all styles and working in all mediums.