Naturally certain art class projects are met with more enthusiasm than others. Faces and bodies, unless they are historical like statues or knights, are met with a universal thumbs down and for some reason so are musical instruments. When this is the case, let’s just say results can be mixed. Thankfully, this was not one of those times. While the mandolin itself might not have been Piper’s most inspiring item to draw, she loves shading and mixing colors and since this was really the first time they had done it with markers presented a fun new challenge.