I am new here. I hope this is the right section for such a question. If not, I apologize.
I want to be able to express myself through visual mediums. Illusation and painting, I want to do this as a career. Right now I'm going through Dodsons Keys To Drawing. Though progress is slow. I look at the art of professionals and I feel like I could never amount to such greatness, especially considering the chicken scratch I am producing. Visual Art (oil painting, drawing, animation) like math is one of those subjects that overwhelms me when I see how good others are at it. I am easily discouraged. Is this normal? Am I just being silly?
Here is some stuff I've drawn