- See Also: Minor Characters in Saige's Stories
Chapter By Chapter Summary
Chapter One: Ten Thousand Hours
Saige is walking her dog Sam when her mom calls her for the first day of school. She gets ready. Then, her mom asks her if she's excited for fourth grade. Saige responds that she can't wait to see Tessa and have art class, her favorite. When she arrives at school, Saige wonders when the paintings will be up. Tessa says that there is going to be no art this year. Saige is sad. Then, a new girl says that she had no art last year. The new girl says her name is Gabi, and then Saige and Tessa introduce themselves and they head to class. Tessa spots her friend, Dylan, and said ,"I got us a table!" Saige wonders when Tessa and Dylan became us.
Chapter Two: A Dose of Horse
Saige arrives at Mimi's house. Mimi says what she usually says when Saige comes, but then Saige disagrees and tells her grandmother that she has no art that year. Then Saige comes into Mimi's studio. Then, they start to work on their paintings, and then Mimi tells Saige that she could do something about it. Mimi's Oli Painters Society was planning a fiesta to raise money for art in local schools. Mimi suggests that Saige and Mimi's horse, Piccaso, could lead the parade at the beginning of the fiesta. Saige is nervous, but agrees.