How to Draw an Anime Face For Beginners

Artist: Dawn / March 27, 2015

Step 1.

Basic Skull Anatomy| Now, when you're drawing the face shape of an anime character, it's important to understand the undermining functions that make the facials work and how they're placed. Here is an anime skull that is clearly much different than a   

Step 2.

Face Proportions| Generally, in most anime that people are commonly interested in, is the style that have the exaggerated sized eyes, and lightly defined nose, mouth, and brows. If you're going to draw in that style, understand that the eyes take up    

Step 3.

Try to get yourself familiarized with the various poses that you can stylize your character in. When you're illustrating a manga comic, you're going to have to get used to drawing numerous face positions. What if you don't know how to draw your chara   

Step 4.

This is a draw sheet style of an anime face from start to finish. The left side is a girl and the right side is a boy. Make two head shapes for the guides of the anime face and head. You will then define the shape and then add the ears. Once that is    

Step 5.

Now for the single face. Draw the head guide and then sketch in the facial guidelines.

Step 6.

Here we will shape the face a bit by sketching out the ruff or fluffy style bangs.

Step 7.

Define the face shape and also add a small point for the chin.

Step 8.

Complete the head shape and then draw the ends of the hairstyle. This anime head has short hair.

Step 9.

Add thin lined eyebrows, then draw thick eye lid lines. Add some small lashes that lines the entire eyelid.

Step 10.

Draw in the actual shapes of each eye and then draw the mouth and tongue. Add the blush marks on the cheeks and then you can erase the guidelines and mistakes.

Step 11.

The line art is finished now you can color in your anime face to perfection. I hope you'll had fun people.

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Artist: Dawn
Date Added: March 27, 2015
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Tags: draw faces, how to draw anime faces, how to draw for beginners
Description: Yup, I'm back again with another lesson for all you beginning artists out there who would like to learn how to draw an anime face or anime faces for beginners. This is a very, very basic tutorial that will teach you how to do one thing and that's draw anime faces. There is tips and easy to follow steps that will enable you to be successful as you tackle the task of drawing an anime face. If you like this tut and are able to complete it with ease, let me know. Also let me know if this lesson helped you so I know that I am doing a good job.