Hi so... I'm a 9th grader and I'm an artist as well. Whenever I'm bored, I draw stuff like scarecrows, monsters and dragons. Then one day, my teacher saw me draw and she asked me that offends me SO MUCH! She said, "You always draw scary stuff everytime. Do you have depression?" Calling me a depressed person just for a creepy art is getting on my nerves. Thar's why I never show my art to everyone. It's not the first time people ask me if I was depressed but.. what shall I do with this situation?
Interest varies with each individual. Art is displayed in different forms.
When I was in 5th grade, I use to like creative writing but one day I had a teacher took my paper/story away and stuck it on the board and asked everyone to laugh at me.
I understand..its hurtful and it scarred me. But it should not stop your creativity and talents. It took me long enough to regain the courage to display my art/interest in writing again. You can’t let these “people” affect you that way. They are just briefly there in your life and soon they will get out of it.
It is YOU, YOURSELF that matters and YOU can do what YOU love :)
I’m about to go to bed so I can’t properly celebrate, but thank you so much for 5k followers!! You are all the most fun and I’m glad I can give you guys some silly doodles to enjoy and some frankly hellish tags. 💞 You complete me
today’s amazing illustration that could absolutely serve as the most gorgeous cover chapter one could ever get was drawn by the incredible @knoeipot (also knoeipot on twitter), best friend, co-creator, and artist of @littlewitchton
in other news i completely miscalculated and the new chapter is coming next week instead of today!! i’m super sorry, but to compensate you’re getting a double update next week! please forgive me!