A very young boy toys brings life to a dull community with his friends through the use of various arts though the school and the government have other plans for the city with the focus being labor and STEM focused.
A boy grows up in a dying community, where people have little aspiration for anything great and most people just go to work in the mines, fields, and other labor intensive jobs homework and chores are commonplace. Fun is a myth and the arts are history. He discovers through reading a lost text about the ARTS and gains the ability to give others happiness through drawing and painting. His ability spreads amongst his friends and their various talents brings joy and color to a lifeless town.