How to Draw an Eye from the Side | #StayHome and Draw #WithMe

Learn how to draw an eye from the side using art tools you have, can easily buy or make at home! #StayHome and draw #WithMe.

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to draw the profile view of an eye from scratch, starting with a circle. It doesn’t have to be perfect. If you want to learn how to draw a circle, please visit this video tutorial:

There are two iris shading examples in this video – a simple/quick version and a more detailed version for you to choose from.

Blog version of this tutorial:

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– How to make a KNEADED ERASER:
– How to make a blending stump:
– How to draw a realistic eye:
– How to draw a pair of eyes:
– How to draw closed eyes:

– Dollarstore Mechanical Pencil (Studio brand) that comes with 0.5mm 2B Lead
– Facial Tissue by Scotties:
– Prismacolor Kneadable Eraser:
– SmudgeGuard Glove:
– Homemade Blending Stump:

00:00 – Intro
00:11 – Tools
00:29 – How to draw an eye from the side CONSTRUCTION
00:57 – Cornea
01:14 – Iris
01:26 – Pupil
01:39 – Eyelids
02:21 – Eyelid Crease
02:52 – Bulging Eye Example
03:23 – Eyebrow Placement
04:48 – Highlights

06:29 – Pupil Shading
06:43 – Iris Shading
10:26 – Iris Version 2 (more detailed vrsn)
12:45 – Eyeball Shading
15:22 – Eyelids
17:51 – Surrounding Skin

20:05 – Eyelashes
22:29 – Lower Lashes
24:27 – Eyebrows
29:24 – Make the Eyebrows 3D
31:08 – Wet Eye Effect
31:59 – Blend

38:54 – Make the Drawing POP!
39:19 – Extra Tip (how to draw fine wrinkles)
39:41 – Slideshow of the ENTIRE Process

Overhead Camera and Lens (Sony A6500):
Video Capture Card:
Overhead Camera Crane:
Camera and lens for Macro Closeups from the side (Sony a 5000):


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