Dad Under Fire: Is He Wrong for Not Backing His Daughter's Hobby? 🎨🔥

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We've all been there, right? Our kid picks up a new hobby and we're left scratching our heads, wondering if it's just a phase or something more. Well, one father found himself in this exact predicament, and it has led to a family feud that is tearing them apart. Let's delve into this tale of artistry, parental skepticism, and familial discord. 😱🎨

A New Hobby Emerges 🎨

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Dad's Doubts Surface 🤔

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A Costly Hobby 💸

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A Father's Refusal 😳

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Daughter's Disappointment 😢

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Family Feud Ignites 🔥

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Dad's Dilemma 🤷‍♂️

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Dad's Doubt vs Daughter's Dreams: Who's in the Right? 🎨🔥

A father's skepticism about his daughter's newfound love for painting has sparked a fiery family feud. His refusal to fund pricier art supplies, citing his belief that she lacks talent, has his daughter calling him unsupportive and his wife labeling him an a**hole. The internet has been buzzing with opinions on this family drama. Whose side are you on? Let's see what the world thinks of this situation...💭

Soft YTA. Encouragement and alternatives would have been kinder. 🙏

HazelBright | HazelBright

Discover a great off-brand alternative to copics for only $45-50! 👏

skincatt | skincatt

NAH. Dad offers alternatives to expensive markers, teaches financial responsibility. 👍

lifesensei | lifesensei

NTA if you can't afford it, YTA if you think she'll burn out 🙄

xanif | xanif

🖌️💰 Expensive hobby? NTA for not wanting to spend $400 on markers.

teke367 | teke367

"YTA. Discouraging her curiosity and experimentation. Support her instead! 👍"

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Encouraging support for daughter's hobby with individual copic markers! 🎉

JustAnotherElsen | JustAnotherElsen

YTA for not supporting your daughter's hobby. Let her explore! 😠

PurpleProboscis | PurpleProboscis

YTA territory: Critiquing her hobby was unnecessary and controlling. 🙄

EmpressJainaSolo | EmpressJainaSolo

NTA. Cheaper markers are just as good. Don't crush her hobby 👍

vanitatuum | vanitatuum

NTA- Supportive dad offers reasonable compromise for daughter's hobby 👏

GothPenguin | GothPenguin

Supportive aunt defends dad's decision to not invest in hobby

Scion41790 | Scion41790

YTA - Don't discourage her passions, hobbies come and go 🙏

sweetfirechicken | sweetfirechicken

NTA for not buying markers, suggest birthday money as compromise 👍

TopaztheBigBoss | TopaztheBigBoss

Supporting dad's decision on expensive markers for daughter's hobby 👏

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Mixed feelings about buying expensive markers for daughter's hobby 😔

WebbieVanderquack | WebbieVanderquack

YTA: Missed teaching moment, called her flaky, crapped on hobby 💯

Josella-Playton | Josella-Playton

YTA for undermining her hobbies. Support and encourage her 👏

LittleVeggie77 | LittleVeggie77

NAH: Expensive copic markers vs. affordable 12-pack. What's better? 👍

Ferracoasta | Ferracoasta

🔥 YTA for not supporting her hobby in a nicer way.

teacupcats3 | teacupcats3

Supportive comment encourages affordable markers for daughter's hobby 🎉

MissSinnlos | MissSinnlos

Seeking a compromise for a smaller set of the same brand? 🤔

Obscure-deity | Obscure-deity

Soft YTA. Consider a diverse art gift basket for her!

totallyfreakinggay | totallyfreakinggay

NTA. Encourage daughter's dream with affordable markers. 🎨👧

HyacinthFT | HyacinthFT

NTA: Daughter throws fit when dad calls her out on spending.

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