Taking on a daily drawing challenge was one of the best things I’ve done to improve myself as an illustrator. I became faster at drawing and inking, more confident in drawing a variety of objects and environments that I used to find intimidating, and even found my problem-solving skills increased when doing client work. But the most valuable thing for me on a personal level was that it was a lot of fun and gave me a real sense of accomplishment.
Committing to a daily drawing challenge (aka: 365 Drawing Challenge) can feel a bit daunting at first. We all have busy lives for one thing, but most of it comes down to feeling unsure of ourselves. I’m here to tell you that doing a 365 Drawing Challenge is totally doable, and not nearly as daunting or treacherous as it might seem. So if you’ve been thinking of taking up a daily drawing challenge, but are unsure of how to pull it off, check out my article 5 Tips For Completing A 365 Drawing Challenge. You’ll learn the value of planning ahead, stocking up on supplies, collecting a library of visual references, portability, and more!