This week your drill is to create a tasty dessert using any of your preferred art supplies, software and workflows. Then tag it #RookiesWeeklyDrills and #TastyDessert.

To get some feedback on your work-in-progress project before you submit it, head over to Discord channel and chat with other artists having a crack. To see all the Weekly Drill projects just follow this link.


  • Use your favorite art supplies, software and workflow.
  • Only submit work created during this week.
  • Submit as many entries as you want.
  • You can use concept art, models, textures and other assets and include it in your project. However, make sure to credit the artist by linking to their work and explain exactly what you created.
  • You must tag your project with #RookiesWeeklyDrills and #TastyDessert.
  • Submission open Friday, April 3, 2020  (approx. 10am GMT/UTC)
  • Submission close Friday, April 10, 2020 (approx. 10am GMT/UTC)


Creative Director Justin Mohlman will evaluate entries and select a winner based on quality, creativity, and adherence to the challenge theme.


  • Official Weekly Drills Achievement badge to show off on your profile page.

Enter Now

To enter this Weekly Drill, simple create a project for your portfolio and tag it. Remember, keep these drills loose and stress-free. This drill is about growing our digital skills, together, as a community.

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Justin has selected his top three entries for this Weekly Drill. He based his selection on the following: Subject Matter, Skill Showcase, Presentation, Would I Eat This.


Tasty cake
Made in Blender and textured in substance painter. This is my first try at organic modelling and texturing. Hope you like it

Second Place

Weekly Drill #1 - Tasty Dessert
Submission for the first weekly drill. Salted Caramel Cheesecake, with Salted Caramel Popcorn, and decorative Chocolate Topping. And the thyme herb for aesthetic. Done in Photoshop and Procreate. Then taken into VSCO for some editing.

Third Place

a parfait for the #WeeklyDrills
I really like the idea of these weekly drills, so I decided to take part in the very first one. I created everything myself, except the out of focus mint leaf and the “blueberries” which are actually nectarines from quixel megascans. I actually had to look up what this kind of dessert is called, t…


How many entries can I submit?
As many as you want.

How do I tag my project?
During Step 2 of the project building process, you will see a tag input field in the right column under your project title and description input fields. Note: Do not include  "#" with your tag (eg: #RookiesWeeklyDrills), the tool already handles that for you. See below for example.