I can’t draw, but as a primary school teacher I used to create art with my young students. However untalented I was, my finished product didn’t look too bad when displayed alongside those of my eight year old charges.
Several years ago I wrote a short story about a guy who was kicked out of art school, supposedly because he was untalented. In the story, he goes on to seek revenge on one of his teachers.
I’m delighted to announce that the story has just been published in the Spring 2017 edition of Still Point Arts Quarterly. The magazine is a perfect home for my story with its focus on “arts, artists and artistry.” Each issue features gorgeous original art work as well as features, fiction and some poetry.
Now, go, make some art.