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Eyes - An Expression Exercise

Given the huge range of stylistic choices in how to draw eyes, I didn’t think I could offer a very comprehensive lesson on the subject. Instead, I touched on my pet interest: expressions.

To distill the exercise even further, simply: don’t underestimate how often people look to eyes as cues for characters’ emotions, even if the rest of their faces show a different expression. Eyes reflect subconscious feelings; the placement of a couple extra lines in an illustration can convey a thousand
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usagi-chie Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thanks my friend very helpful on this tutorial!~ ^-^
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bianicaolivero Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
so helpful!
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lupine-feline Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
This is EXACTLY what I was looking for thank you so much for being great
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woggie1 Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Nice. Strangely, I didn't figure this out from reading McCloud's "Making Comics". Maybe I'm just being dense.
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lolabunny613 Featured By Owner Dec 15, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
thank you!
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Recycledhero Featured By Owner Sep 19, 2013  Student Artist
Awesome Visual Aid! Thank you kindly :D
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Rhathar Featured By Owner Sep 19, 2013
I love this. It's straight forward, simple and doesn't ignore anatomy. This is incredibly helpful, thank you!
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ahojohnebrause Featured By Owner Sep 19, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you so much for this. I'll be coming back to this tutorial very often.
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historianGirl Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2013   General Artist
Very helpful. 
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SrgtHamy Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
i like the iris size change because if you pair it with the right  eye lid expression it will seem like the right size for the eye
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GoreFeathers Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2013  Student Digital Artist
That is so helpful~
oh yeah a mouth one.
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weaselKW Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
awesome! would love to see one on mouth/lips :) 
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