Welcome feri. Glad that you have decided to join Chef Talk. You've come to the right place if you want to learn more about food and cooking! There is a lot of talent, and experience, here in the forums, both professional chefs and many highly competent home cooks. Also, hopefully, you'll share some of your experience and recipes with the rest of us. Make sure to check out the Professionals forums, but don't forget to check out the rest of the boards, and the rest of the site. Every month we host a new cooking challenge that you should definitely check out, and maybe even contribute to. Look forward to reading your posts!!!!
Food art like how to place your food on a plate to look attractive?
Chef Talk has an area full of gorgeous plating examples http://www.cheftalk.com/g/ (also can get there by clicking on the Gallery tab on top of home page).