Every month the team has a challenge in which we create a piece around a set theme. For the month of September, the theme was Back to School as in the Northern hemisphere the students school year begins in September.
It was a tricky topic but those who participate created beautiful works. Here is a link to the forums blog to see all the entries.
As I'm in the Southern Hemisphere, our school year begins in Jan/Feb each year. I decided to do a twist to the school theme and made my piece around the 1967 movie "To Sir With Love". This is one of the original movies about a teacher who overcomes many obstacles to assist his students.
Here is my challenge piece.