One of the first things that people usually say to me when they see my graphics/sketchnotes is, “oh! I could never draw that”. My gut reaction, honestly is, “Um, ya you could”. I learned a few years ago through some research that a drawing only needs to represent 30% of reality for us to recognize it.
Whew. What a relief. Now that you know this, what a weight off!
Check out this drawing below. Both are a face smiling. While one might have some awesome 80s hairstyle, they are both sharing a smiley message.