First of all, I want to say Happy New Year Everyone! I hope that 2017 was a great year for you 🙂 and if not, then make it happen in 2018!
-Don’t give up, the beginning is always the hardest.
For me, 2017 was the best year of my life! I achieved most of my big and small goals, not all of them but I had a lot of goals, so I’m feeling great about the last year. Learned so much new stuff by watching video courses, reading books, forums, all that stuff. A lot of things changed in my life and I’m feeling grateful for everything that happened in 2017 🙂
My Achievements of 2017
Released Products on Unity Asset Store: 
Released Product Updates on Unity Asset Store: 
Released FREE Products: 
Uploaded Videos on YouTube: 
Published Blogs/Text Tutorials/Tips And Tricks: 
The End of 2017 Achievements
YouTube Subscribers: 
YouTube Video Views: 
Twitter Followers: 
Facebook Followers: 
Instagram Followers: 
And other more personal achievements which I won’t mention here – like books read, video courses completed watching, workout achievements, etc.
At the beginning of 2017, I made some Blender low poly renders for my customer as a freelance job.
I made 10 of these in total, and I was pretty happy with the result. This was a good practice for me to improve by creating Low Poly Style renders in Blender.
Later I made this low poly (2010 Chevrolet Camaro) model:
Here is a Car modeling Timelapse Video.
And I decided to create another low poly car scene as a personal project. Finished result:
I recorded the whole process and made a Time-lapse Video too. Feel free to check it out 😉
I released 2 new products on Unity Asset Store, which were very successful.
I also released 4 updates for all of my packs. Other 2 packs are:
I released 2 FREE products:
One of my favorite scenes I made in Unity. Timelapse Video.
There are a lot of things to show that I made in 2017, video tutorials, text tutorials, blogs, timelapse videos, new products. Everything I did with love and passion for CG and Games 🙂
I did a lot of drawings as a practice, to improve my skills. Some of my material study drawings from 2017:
Some of my Hand Painted Textures from 2017:
They don’t look really great, but hey, I’m just learning. So for me, this is a huge improvement 🙂
I did a lot of other quick sketches and drawings. One of my creepiest drawings:
Some other stuff happened in 2017 which are Big achievements for me.
2017-01-15 – My Blender Render was on the first page on Blender Reddit! What a great start of the year 🙂
I had a few other posts in 2017 that were on the first page too 🙂
2017-04-08 Gleb Alexandrov watched and commented on my Video „Blender Timelapse: Creating Low Poly Car Scene“! He is my CG Guru, I follow him for a long time now 🙂
2017-04-14 – I reached 1000 Awesome Subscribers on YouTube!
~2017-10-01 Created New LMHPoly Logo Design for my brand!
Also, redesigned my website from the ground using a brand new theme.
2017-11-27 – I reached 5000 Subscribers on YouTube! This is Crazy! Thank you all for the support, this helps me a lot!
One of my biggest personal goals of 2017 was to buy my first car and I did it. Another big goal was to renovate and redesign my old room/office, and I did it too 🙂
So, yes, 2017 was the best year for me. Now when I look back, OMG, so much great things I’ve accomplished in this one year. I’m really grateful for everything I’ve achieved, for everything I have, for my fans, for people who support and follow me, THANK YOU ALL! 🙂
Wish you that 2018 will be the best year for you!
-There is no elevator to success. You have to take the stairs.