20+ Artists Challenge Themselves To Redraw Their Old ‘Crappy’ Drawings, Prove That Practice Makes Perfect

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I Broke My Neck And Was Paralyzed In December, 2010. Here Is A Photo Of The First Drawing I Did In Rehab, With Assistance From My Recreational Therapist Ashley. Followed By A Self Portrait I Did 7 Years Later. I’ve Improved A Little

I Broke My Neck And Was Paralyzed In December, 2010. Here Is A Photo Of The First Drawing I Did In Rehab, With Assistance From My Recreational Therapist Ashley. Followed By A Self Portrait I Did 7 Years Later. I’ve Improved A Little

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Two Years Of Drawing Every Day

Two Years Of Drawing Every Day

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Found This Drawing I Did In 2008 When I Was 11 Of The Puppy We Adopted Who’s Now An Old Man

Found This Drawing I Did In 2008 When I Was 11 Of The Puppy We Adopted Who’s Now An Old Man

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I Found An Old Drawing Of Mine From When I Was Seven Of My Mad Baller Speedboat – A Hybrid Blend Of Top Fuel Dragster, Funny Car, Racing Boat, Tactical Jet Aircraft And Whatever The Hell Else I Wanted. Then I Did An Adult Version To Homage The Original

I Found An Old Drawing Of Mine From When I Was Seven Of My Mad Baller Speedboat - A Hybrid Blend Of Top Fuel Dragster, Funny Car, Racing Boat, Tactical Jet Aircraft And Whatever The Hell Else I Wanted. Then I Did An Adult Version To Homage The Original

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It’s Been Exactly Three Years Since My First Drawing, So Decided To Do This ‘Draw This Again’ Challenege. Not Dissappointed

It's Been Exactly Three Years Since My First Drawing, So Decided To Do This 'Draw This Again' Challenege. Not Dissappointed

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Eye Improvement In 2 Years, 13 To 15 Years Old

Eye Improvement In 2 Years, 13 To 15 Years Old

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Me And My Art, 6 Years Apart

Me And My Art, 6 Years Apart

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A Little Evolution Trough The Time

A Little Evolution Trough The Time

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My Drawing Improvement 2014 – 2017

My Drawing Improvement 2014 - 2017

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Then And Now

Then And Now

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1 Year Improvement

1 Year Improvement

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The First One I Drew When I Was Twelve Years Old. The Second Sheet Is A 25-Year-Old Guy Who Started Drawing

The First One I Drew When I Was Twelve Years Old. The Second Sheet Is A 25-Year-Old Guy Who Started Drawing

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My Drawing Progress Over The Year, Criticism And Advice Always Welcome

My Drawing Progress Over The Year, Criticism And Advice Always Welcome

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My Drawing Improvement 2013 – 2017

My Drawing Improvement 2013 - 2017

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Awesome Progress

Awesome Progress

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Improvement

Improvement

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Sometimes I Think That I Do Not Advance Or Improve, And Then I Find My Drawings From Years Ago

Sometimes I Think That I Do Not Advance Or Improve, And Then I Find My Drawings From Years Ago

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Nearly 10 Years Ago I Drew Sybill Trelawney From Harry Potter, And Now I’ve Done It Again. I Pushed Myself With The Details, And I’m So Proud

Nearly 10 Years Ago I Drew Sybill Trelawney From Harry Potter, And Now I’ve Done It Again. I Pushed Myself With The Details, And I’m So Proud

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Recently I Came Across A Super Old Drawing Of Mine And I Thought It Could Be Fun To Redraw Or Paint The Thing. I Added Some Details Though To Make It Look Nicer Besides The Whole Rendering Part And Everything Else

Recently I Came Across A Super Old Drawing Of Mine And I Thought It Could Be Fun To Redraw Or Paint The Thing. I Added Some Details Though To Make It Look Nicer Besides The Whole Rendering Part And Everything Else

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Did A Re-Draw Of My First Ever Digital Painting From 2012. Pretty Cool To See How Far I’ve Come

Did A Re-Draw Of My First Ever Digital Painting From 2012. Pretty Cool To See How Far I’ve Come

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It’s Been 4 Years And I’ve Learned A Lot. And Honestly? I’ve Learned Most Of It By Watching Much Better Artists Than Me

It's Been 4 Years And I've Learned A Lot. And Honestly? I've Learned Most Of It By Watching Much Better Artists Than Me

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One Year Drawing Progress

One Year Drawing Progress

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Improved Nutella

Improved Nutella

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Elephant Before And After

Elephant Before And After

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2.5 Years Between The 1st And 2nd Picture

2.5 Years Between The 1st And 2nd Picture

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Redesigned A Character That Was Created In 2010, Called Semira, Now Called Lily. I Find It Very Cool To Remake Old Designs, ‘Cause It’s Easier To See How I Have Evolved

Redesigned A Character That Was Created In 2010, Called Semira, Now Called Lily. I Find It Very Cool To Remake Old Designs, 'Cause It's Easier To See How I Have Evolved

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I Got Inspired To Remake A Drawing I Made 7 Years Ago For A Friend

I Got Inspired To Remake A Drawing I Made 7 Years Ago For A Friend

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A Remake Of An Old Drawing From 2014. It’s Nice To See How My Art Style Changed As Well

A Remake Of An Old Drawing From 2014. It's Nice To See How My Art Style Changed As Well

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Honestly Most People Drew Better Than Me When They Were Kids. I Just Enjoyed Drawing, So I Kept Doing It, And Improved As A Byproduct

Honestly Most People Drew Better Than Me When They Were Kids. I Just Enjoyed Drawing, So I Kept Doing It, And Improved As A Byproduct

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Old Work Done Around 2008-2009 And The New Version In 2012

Old Work Done Around 2008-2009 And The New Version In 2012

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This Was So Much Fun To Draw! I Used The First Pic I Ever Drew With Photoshop And Did It Again. Any Improvement?

This Was So Much Fun To Draw! I Used The First Pic I Ever Drew With Photoshop And Did It Again. Any Improvement?

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I’d Seen People Do This Before And I Always Wanted To Try It Myself Some Time. To Make It Fair I Stuck To The Same Conditions: No References, No Color And The Same Pose

I'd Seen People Do This Before And I Always Wanted To Try It Myself Some Time. To Make It Fair I Stuck To The Same Conditions: No References, No Color And The Same Pose

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Davy Jones – Draw This Again

Davy Jones - Draw This Again

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It’s Always Nice To See How Far You’ve Come, And What All Of Your Time And Effort Has Ended Up As

It's Always Nice To See How Far You've Come, And What All Of Your Time And Effort Has Ended Up As

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One Year Of Practice (1 Hour Each Night)

One Year Of Practice (1 Hour Each Night)

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Progression, Digital

Progression, Digital

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Draw This Owl Again

Draw This Owl Again

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Here Is The Remake Of A Self-Portrait I Did Back In 2010, Before I Did Any Digital Work, All Inks And Cross-Hatching Back Then

Here Is The Remake Of A Self-Portrait I Did Back In 2010, Before I Did Any Digital Work, All Inks And Cross-Hatching Back Then

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Gosh, I Was So Proud Of This Back In 2013. And I Really Did Improve In The Past Three Years

Gosh, I Was So Proud Of This Back In 2013. And I Really Did Improve In The Past Three Years

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My Mom Found One Of My Old Sketch Books From 1999 And The Drawing On The Left Was A Little Gem I Found In There. I Drew The One On The Left At Age 9 And The One On The Right At Age 19

My Mom Found One Of My Old Sketch Books From 1999 And The Drawing On The Left Was A Little Gem I Found In There. I Drew The One On The Left At Age 9 And The One On The Right At Age 19

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1 Year Difference (Progress)

1 Year Difference (Progress)

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May 2014 To May 2018 – Four Years Of Practice With Colored Pencils

May 2014 To May 2018 - Four Years Of Practice With Colored Pencils

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3 Years Apart

3 Years Apart

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Not Sure When The First One Was Made, May Be 1994 Or Something. Anyway, A Bit Of Progress Since Then

Not Sure When The First One Was Made, May Be 1994 Or Something. Anyway, A Bit Of Progress Since Then

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I’ve Never Really Redrawn An Old Artwork Of Mine Even Though I Love Seeing Them From Other Artists. So I Gave It A Shot And Tried To Keep Pose And Palette Similar. 12 Years Of Difference

I've Never Really Redrawn An Old Artwork Of Mine Even Though I Love Seeing Them From Other Artists. So I Gave It A Shot And Tried To Keep Pose And Palette Similar. 12 Years Of Difference

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I Still Can’t Draw Hands But I’m Getting There

I Still Can't Draw Hands But I'm Getting There

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Draw This Again: Drowning Maiden

Draw This Again: Drowning Maiden

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I Really Enjoy To “Restore” My Old Characters Of Elementary And Middle School And Only Now I Realize How Synthesized And Anatomically Incorrect They Are

I Really Enjoy To

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Organizing My Files, I Found This Drawing Which Is One Of The First Digital Drawings I Made, 13 Years Ago, In Paint. I Thought It Would Be Fun To Redo It And See The Result

Organizing My Files, I Found This Drawing Which Is One Of The First Digital Drawings I Made, 13 Years Ago, In Paint. I Thought It Would Be Fun To Redo It And See The Result

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My Progress In 7 Years

My Progress In 7 Years

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So In My 12-Year-Old Mind Preppy Equaled A School Girl Outfit. It Was Very Fun Redrawing This! Huge Confidence Booster

So In My 12-Year-Old Mind Preppy Equaled A School Girl Outfit. It Was Very Fun Redrawing This! Huge Confidence Booster

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One Year Improvement

One Year Improvement

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A Huge Progress In 4 Years

A Huge Progress In 4 Years

Redrawing My Old Artwork From 2016, Here Is My Year Progress

Redrawing My Old Artwork From 2016, Here Is My Year Progress

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So I Opened My Drawing Time Capsule From 10 Years Ago. I’m Not Sure If That Black Thing Is A Mouth Or A Mustache

So I Opened My Drawing Time Capsule From 10 Years Ago. I'm Not Sure If That Black Thing Is A Mouth Or A Mustache

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Zero Improvement, Right?

Zero Improvement, Right?

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It’s easy to compare your artworks to those of the greats and feel miserable. But if you’re an aspiring creator you need to understand that nobody was born a genius and everyone has to start somewhere. And nothing proves this better than the ‘Draw This Again’ challenge.


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