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12 Things You’ll Understand If You Can’t Draw But Desperately Want To

WARNING: This post has been illustrated by someone who cannot draw (me).

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2. In fact it's just straight-up distressing when you realise your drawings have actually got worse since you were a toddler.

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But at least you still remember to put the sun in the corner of the page.


5. You can forget your portraits being beautiful and pretty because your hand's just not listening when it's drawing.

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Expectation: a pretty woman.

Reality: Miss Piggy's deformed sister.


8. A stick man is about the extent of your talents, and even those are questionable.

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I personally think this is one of the better stick men you'll see, mostly because I included a stick dog, which is real attention to detail.

11. It's sad when people laugh at your drawings because you're really trying your hardest.

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Here I am crying because of it and also because my head's lopsided and I don't know why.

12. But you eventually get to the "I can't draw, so what" stage of life and continue on your merry way, drawing lopsided faces with big ears and being happy about it.

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Seriously though, my ears are not actually that big, idk what happened there.


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