Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Facial Expressions Tutorial by Tracy J. Butler

Comics artist Tracy J. Butler  ("Lackadaisy") has posted a great tutorial on Facial Expressions:

NOTES ON EXPRESSIONS - Click Here -

Here are a couple of samples from the tutorial, including some things NOT to do : 

(oh, yes, let us all banish the chronic "C-Mouth" ,  "Smarm Brow" (aka  "'tude" ) and "Flounderface Disorder"  , all bad habits.)

(while there also check out her tutorials on "How to Paint in Photoshop"  ,  "How to Draw"   .)


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4 comments:

Frankie Swan said...

ah, i was just drawing the keyframes of a facial expressions exercise and I included a smarm brow :/ i'm glad i saw this before it was too late!
i am a horrid amature!though this blog is really helpful.

Brittney Williams said...

Hilarious and informative, I kind of heard that slap!

JP said...

Interesting

Anonymous said...

Finally, something to combat again retarded Japanese Anime drawings I see so many people doing...