20 Artists Have Recreated Their Old Artwork, and the Progress Is Incredible

The “Draw This Again” Challenge is an online phenomenon that asks artists to recreate their old artwork in order to be able to see their improvement. Over many internet platforms, artists have been doing just that, finding drawings they created while they were younger or when they first started drawing and turning that simple sketch into a new and improved masterpiece.

We at Bright Side thought we’d show you these moments of growth, to prove it’s never too late to pick up a pencil or paint brush, and that practice really does make perfect.

1. 11 months: “My 2016 new year’s resolution was to draw every day. Here’s my progress from January to December.”

2. 15+ years: This childish dragon sketch has really evolved into a fierce beast.