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#1 Old 24th May 2020 at 3:32 PM
Default Redoing Past Work
Has anyone considered redoing your past work? To see how far you have come?

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#2 Old 24th May 2020 at 4:31 PM
I suppose it depends on how you'd define "redoing." I don't think I've ever re-done something completely from scratch just out of curiosity, but I've certainly had generational homes (back when I actually played the game) that would occasionally undergo some pretty drastic remodels, and I've also had a number of projects where I've come fairly close to 'finishing' a first draft of it, only to then scrap the whole thing and rebuild it in a 'better' way, but in those cases it's pretty much always been part of the same creative process, it's not that my skills have changed all that much in the meanwhile.

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#3 Old 24th May 2020 at 5:41 PM
I have been considering it a lot, but at the same time some of the new stuff I make looks like my older homes. Bare shells with dull interiors, so I end up ditching them anyway.
What I'm trying to say is that rebuilding anything may not change anything, or it won't look like the original at all.

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#4 Old 24th May 2020 at 9:57 PM
I have thought about it! maybe my English Tudor Cottage !

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#5 Old 25th May 2020 at 11:46 AM
I have tried doing the same floorplan over again, but the same house? ... no that's boring I can continue where I dropped off though. I do that with worlds all the time.
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#6 Old 27th May 2020 at 3:24 PM
Yes I certainly have attempted redoing past work. Looking back at some of my first uploads I'm embarrassed at the finish and quality, I know my skills have come a long way since then, thank god.

Just take my Folk Victorian, I cringe looking back at it now.



Comparing it to my renovated version shows just how much better I've gotten (hopefully).



And I think that ability to look back at past creations, criticize, and learn from them is what helps us to grow and refine our skills and develop our style.
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#7 Old 27th May 2020 at 10:01 PM
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Originally Posted by TudorMan23
Has anyone considered redoing your past work? To see how far you have come?

Sadly, I never did that, but I saw others who was succeed. Some creators share own works revisited and they do their next houses better! It's rare ability of builder, but a good one. Suppose that this trait can be trained.

Here you can see more of my creations and conversions for sims 3. ;) I`ll glad to see your comments in.
 
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