In Week 8, Room 7 had Career week. I had to choose what Career
Pathway I wanted for when I grow up. I chose to be a
Painter/Artist. A Painter or and Artist, is a person who paints as
a form of self-expression.
I chose to be a Painter/Artist because I hear my friends and
family say that my artwork is good. And, you can express your
feelings and thoughts through art. Sometimes artists want to
express their feelings and thoughts, so they put their feelings
and thoughts in their art, like Edvard Munch. Edvard was
the one that painted, 'The Scream of Nature'.
One evening, I was walking along a
path, the city was on one side and the
fjord below. I felt tired and ill. I stopped
and looked out over the fjord the sun
was setting, and the clouds turning
blood red. I sensed a scream passing
through nature; it seemed to me that
I heard the scream. I painted this picture,
painted the clouds as actual blood.
The subjects that you need to take in college and university is
Art History, as well as the techniques. Art School can help
you with all of that.
DO YOU WANT TO BECOME A FAMOUS ARTIST?
The first thing you need to do to become famous
is to be an artist. How? YOU MAKE ART. The best
place to start creating is in a sketchbook.
Be willing to display your artwork anywhere. If you 're
family and friends think your artwork is good, market
your artwork. Someday you might be as famous as
To me, Art isn't hard. It's not like studying for a test.
Painting is like being in a whole new world.
You can have fun with it. Sometimes when you want
to market your artwork you need peace and quiet.