That is an AWESOME improvement!! It makes me smile so much to see things like this and how people have progressed with their work over time. Persistence and the love of art can create some amazing results. ^^ Keep up the amazing work!! I might partake in this if its not too late, it looks like fun!
You improved your style and colouring techniques very well! The shades and the light is for my liking a bit to much, but anyhow-the ambiance seems very calming and idyllic I wish you the best for this competition- And keep on drawing!
*So sorry for spamming _ _" I'm just desparate* I see you have entered a contest and this drawing is AMAZING If you're interested, I think you would have a good chance at my contest I'm currently holding. The deadline is till milenias away (December 31) And there's a bunch of prizes c: If you're interested in entering or even donating a prize, please check my journal Thanks for reading, sorry for spamming <333