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Anime eyes and Tips by moni158 Anime eyes and Tips by moni158
Some Anime (cell shaded) eyes in my style ^^!

If you like them feel free to reference or use the colours.

Now for Anime eye tips? ( these are merely my opinion and derived from my own experiences)

Your characters eyes can say a lot about them, whether you want them fierce or kind, mysterious or bold, eyes are a great way to show character and help portray personality.

I find evil/fierce eyes tend to be sharper and more elongated in shape, while kinder eyes are generally more curved with a flatter bottom and a more curved top. To create a more intense eye, giving the iris a dark out line and making the pupil very small tends to do the trick ^^!

Animes eyes are also extremely varied from semi realistic to chibi, and allow for a lot of creative flexibility. Just keep in mind the basics when drawing the eye. It is not flat, instead it is more of an oval/circular shape and when viewing from the side is is visibly curved with the cornea creating another curve on top of the globe. Also it is important to remember to give the eye lids thickness.

I recommend becoming more familiar with the anatomy of the eye, find some good photos or diagrams to see what is what, and what goes were.

Well hope this is helpful :iconbaibaiplz:

Feedback is always welcome

(theres a few anime characters eyes in there >.< see who you can spot XD!)


some tips on anime anatomy and lips if your interested


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:iconsijed:
sijed Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
Genos eye?
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:iconmoni158:
moni158 Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2016  Student Filmographer
I did this in 2010
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sijed Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
XD Still nice tho haha
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MaryferTiger809 Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2016  Student Digital Artist
thank you for help! :3
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TheMrMinish Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Most of eyes are from Bleach (expect these with custom iris and/or red color), even Aizen is there (whore)
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:iconmoni158:
moni158 Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2016  Student Filmographer
2 of them are from bleach
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:iconthemrminish:
TheMrMinish Featured By Owner Jan 10, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
K
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Mibiroo Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2015  New Deviant Hobbyist Traditional Artist
your tips are amazing, it rly helps me thankss:D (Big Grin) 
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CountessFoxington Featured By Owner Dec 21, 2015
This is so beautifully helpful, you don't even know, man. Saved my soul.
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Missypapa Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Oh wow... :D :happybounce: 
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a-sociopath Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2015
Hichigo, Kakashi Grimmjow, Sharingan, Byakugan...

And is that Brown eye in the top right Aizen by any chance? Hehe
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MakeTheStormFall Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2015  Student Filmographer
i like it
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MrZackyelX Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2015
Many thanks for the tutorial. I hope to improve my drawing style.

Regards :D
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:iconlordgrimwing:
LordGrimwing Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2015  Student General Artist
Awesome!
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Navijunior Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2015
Thank you for making such wonderful references! :iconlachoirplz:
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TeaCupWolfCuddles Featured By Owner Aug 8, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
Photoshop ? 
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Tablelandguy Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2015
Great lines and strength. You are very talented.
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UlusoylovesMust Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2015  Professional Artisan Crafter
Thnx
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:icontaceran:
Taceran Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2015
Thank you! <3
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:iconkody-ak-bear:
kody-ak-bear Featured By Owner Jun 28, 2015  Student General Artist
Is that purple one Rize Kamishiro
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:iconzoeslabbert:
ZoeSlabbert Featured By Owner Jun 9, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
I love Grimmjow's eyes!
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MuramasaSama Featured By Owner May 21, 2015
Thank you 4 your help
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:icontutskazooie:
tutskazooie Featured By Owner May 16, 2015
Hisoka, very nice hahaha
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SpamCrackers Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Haha, I clicked on this thing like, "I see you Grimmjow! "
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Marl1nde Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2015  Hobbyist
grimmjow, hollow ichigo, sasuke...?
i recognise the one with the scar but gawd knows from where i recognise it from XD
ah, this all looks real neat!
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a-sociopath Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2015
Kakashi...
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:iconmarl1nde:
Marl1nde Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2015  Hobbyist
oh yeah!
agh, i was so close XD
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a-sociopath Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2015
 I hate that! Just on the tip of the tongue but not quite there lol
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:iconmarl1nde:
Marl1nde Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2015  Hobbyist
i know right?
so close, yet so far away
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dylansnowflake Featured By Owner Apr 7, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
U ARE EVIL!! Nah jk,...
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AngelynStarr Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2015  Student Traditional Artist
Omg I spotted Grimmjow's eye immediately. I love you already
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gabbafantage Featured By Owner Mar 8, 2015  Student Digital Artist
:3
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Popomatto Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2015
These eyes really look like Bleach style xD and as someone said before, I see the Grimmjow eye, and possibly the Hollow Ichigo eye XD and sharingan
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Shradis Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I'm guessing so and also a little naruto to
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SomeoneSPECIAL17 Featured By Owner Dec 28, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I see a little Grimmjow eye in there. ;P
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alohola48 Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2014
thx a lot
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radiatedfox Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
perfect this is alot of help
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ann47 Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2014   General Artist
this is useful 
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Loveless-Yokai Featured By Owner Oct 15, 2014
I think I accidentally fell in love with some of these
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AutumnxWolf Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Do I see Naruto and Bleach characters? :3
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suigintouxgaara Featured By Owner Aug 17, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
You are... the best person. I swear every time I check out one of these tutorials I end up being more confused than anything. But you actually thought me how to do something right
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Phoenixofthesea Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I see GrimmJaws eye :D
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raymack2014 Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
 I need more practice with this and it really helps, thanks!
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ImmaCatastrophe Featured By Owner May 23, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Useful! Thanks! :D
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Maplewolf66 Featured By Owner May 18, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
awesome tips~ this will help me a lot : D
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lolabunny613 Featured By Owner May 15, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
this is so awesome
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WhovianEnvy Featured By Owner May 2, 2014
i see bleach eyes, naruto eyes, and others
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EnigmaticAirraid Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2014  Student Digital Artist
Just wondering what brushes did you use for this, if possible could you link them
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moni158 Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2014  Student Filmographer
Its the default brush in paint tool sai :)
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usker10 Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2014  Hobbyist
so coool and thanks THANK YOU
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