Painting, drawing and printmaking long it is in the discourse of Expressionism

Free Hand

This challenge closed about 7 years ago.

The Challenge

This is a back to basics challenge. Get your graphite’s out! This challenge is to get back to free hand drawing. No aids of digital, cameras, printers, or scanners! No aids of any kind. Just get a piece of paper and your pencils!
You must pick one of the items listed to draw.

Pick one of the objects listed below to draw (only select one):
Cell Phone

Judging / Voting Criteria

When voting please vote for the one you think is the best. Please vote for only those that you believe to be done only by free hand!

Rewards & Prizes

You will be awarded with praises and adoration from your fellow members! :-)

Additional Information

Absolutely no digital or other form of aids to help you draw.

Since there is not enough entries with only graphite drawings, I will allow other mediums.

Cover Image: Friend Zelda by Amy-Elyse Neer


The Top Ten

Fleur by MoniqueGeurts

Fleur by MoniqueGeurts was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 10 votes.

  • Chinky and Chang ~ yin and yang by Roz McQuillan
  • Eager Best Friends by Audra Lemke
  • Kitten Studies by Cameron Hampton
  • Heels of an Angel. by Dave Castle
  • Lamp by Andrew Nawroski
  • My Old Lamp by Amy-Elyse Neer
  • View into Sitting Room by Geraldine M Leahy
  • Red Pair by WoolleyWorld
  • Old photography in pencil by sejramic

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