Patti Charlton is a talented artist and wants to go to art school. But when her unscrupulous Uncle Sid adopts her to look after his motherless twins, he forbids her to paint, so she has to find ways of getting to art school in secret. She also has to contend with bullying at school, especially with spiteful Alice.
- Artist: Tony Highmore
- Patti Must Paint – Mandy: #713 (13 September 1980) – #727 (20 December 1980)