This instructional book for teen artists help kids learn the design techniques that experienced professional artists use to produce effective and engaging works of art. Artist-author William F. Powell breaks composition down into the fundamental concepts with clear lessons and diagrams. Step-by-step projects and examples that guide the young artist as they also illustrate what not to do. Students are sure to pick up a wealth of information about applying the rules of perspective, and creating realistic drawings as well as balanced compositions, addressing everything from the Rule of Thirds to The Golden Mean. Paperback. 64 pages.