My painting is about how my mom died in a car crash and I never was able to say goodbye or I love you.
Alex paints a painting that is all black. Her teacher is confused. Alex is 15 years old and she lives in Lincoln, Nebraska.
I'm very sorry for your loss put you have to paint something for a grade and that will not pass.
Alex's teacher asks her what her painting is about or what it symbolizes. This is a hard topic for Alex to talk about because she has never told anyone about her mom.
What should I paint? I should go on a walk to think and get inspiration.
Alex explains her grief about her mother and how she sees no hope in life. She also explains how she never got to say good bye to her mom or I love you.
Hi Puppy. Where are your owners? Are you lost?
Alex goes home to think about what to paint so she will get a good grade so then she may be able to get into art school.
Alex decides to go on a walk so she can gather all her thoughts and not be as stressed. She is worried that if she fails this project then she will never be able to get into the art school that she dreams of.
Alex is indecisive on weather or not to take in this poor little puppy and she finally decides...