How to Draw Edward Elric Easy, Full Metal Alchemist

Artist: Dawn / May 22, 2012

Step 1.

Since Edward is going to be drawn as a close up image, you will need to start by drawing a medium sized circle shape then sketch in the facial guidelines.

Step 2.

This step will be solely on getting Edward's hairstyle drawn out. The best place to start is at the top by making pointed arches. When that is done you can continue drawing his style by making some parted bangs, as well as lots of chunks and points.

Step 3.

Instead of drawing the face shape first, we will get his eyes drawn in as well as the nose and the first line to creating the mouth.

Step 4.

Draw a hairline at the forehead like so, then draw in the eyebrows as well as the rest of his anime style mouth which is I think one of the best parts to Edward's face. Add some detailing such as the pupils and nostril arch.

Step 5.

For the last step you will finish drawing Edward Elric by drawing the rest of his hair, then sketch out the shape of his face. Next, draw the shape of his neck, as well as the shirt collar his long braid, and add a peel of his shoulders. When you are   

Step 6.

Here is Edward Elric when all is done. Now go ahead and color him in to your liking.

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Artist: Dawn
Date Added: May 22, 2012
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