I'll make this quick. Yes, you definetly should. As an artist they are essential.
It depends on the school, but my first day was just a "lets see what you can do" and we drew some plants and things around the room..... Nothing hard. Your instructors are there to help you so...yes they are helpful.
I'm becoming more of a renissance man every day.
Yea i'm that awesome.
The lord is my light and salvation-so why should I be afraid?-Psalm 27:1
Jesus said,"Stop your doubting and believe!"-John 20:27
God has said,"I will never, never fail you nor forsake you."-Hebrews 13:5