What a unique and interesting career choice, taking food and making it into delicious art. To start with you would need to have a love of all foods. You would need to study culinary arts as well as photography to learn the art of light and shadows. This will take your food styling to the next level.You will need to have a great imagination and a eye for art especially the art of food. Also there are some specific classes available for food styling such as Food Styling 101, Everyday Food Styling, Marketing for the food stylist, as well as many others.