Keeping in mind that I'm just a beginner, this one is a real head scratcher for me. Here's what I've got at the moment:
I add this JPanel to my Main class:
My dilemma is that when I add the ControlPane() object to the BorderLayout.SOUTH of the JFrame, nothing appears! Yet It works when the ControlPane() object is added to the BorderLayout.CENTER of the JFrame - which I would be doing if I didn't have anything else to add to the JFrame.