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I Want to Force Myself to Draw Something Every Day

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 59 People

    Reclaiming My Passion...

      My name is Michelle. I started drawing "fat" stick figures since I was 4. I eventually majored in Visual Arts and work as a production manager for a military newspaper. I design, write, photograph, illustrate and do many other creative things but I don't draw any more...
    bugzy88 bugzy88 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 28, 2011

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    Yes, Please!

    I really need to do this. I've been putting off my paintings and drawings for months! Not only is it because I can't find the time...but also because I'm getting lazy. -_- ughhh.
    DarkAngel123 DarkAngel123 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 10, 2010

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    How Did My Drawing Become A Logo?

    Just came across this group and I see one of my drawings is the logo, but I'm not even a member?
    ChipmunkErnie ChipmunkErnie 61-65, M 1 Response Mar 31, 2012

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    Getting Back Into It

    I've always been a creative person, voted "Most Artistic" in high school, and so on. I went to an art college and majored in illustration. I graduated 5 years ago and went straight to work in IT. I've hardly drawn or painted anything since. Growing up, drawing was...
    mkelar mkelar 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 24, 2009

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    I Really Try

     Sometimes I just can't though. I'm so lazy! xD And sometimes I'm just busy. But I've made kind of a new goal to complete a decent picture about once a week. I've wasted a lot of time on computer games, but sometimes i really just need that pure entertainment. And...
    BrownEyedMystery BrownEyedMystery 18-21 1 Response May 10, 2009

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    Everyday. I over think a lot too. I feel so unhappy. I want to talk about what I'm thinking but too afraid to or just dont want to seem annoying.
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