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Commonplaces to ERADICATE drawing Eyes [Tutorial] by Dex91 Commonplaces to ERADICATE drawing Eyes [Tutorial] by Dex91
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There are usually many misconceptions in the mind of novice Artists.
How Eyes should be drawn is one of them: there's a wrong mental representation of what an eye is, because of many Commonplaces!
Also, many mental representations are flat... you can fix that by beginning to think 3D.

Let's enrich our mental representations by observing how things actually are, rather than how we idealize and symbolize them!
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I must say... Thank you... Thank you so much... Not just for this, but for your other tutorials... But thus one stands out for me because this is a major major major [did I mention major?] problem for me, mostly because [as you have stated I believe] eyes are a large portion of a faces emotion, and I get them wrong time and time again, this tutorial, as with your others, is amazing and unique in the sense that you don't say what to do, and force styles on people, but rather what not to do, and letting creation flow forth from the artists pencil [or wacom tablet as it were] and these are some of the most helpful tutorials I have ever seen [ever thought of giving lessons?] once again, thank you o great and artistically talented sir, I look forward to more :D
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emberthetechwiz Featured By Owner May 30, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
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Dex91 Featured By Owner Jun 24, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Glad you found this useful, thank you xD
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melyanna Featured By Owner Aug 14, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Aggressive tutorial is aggressive !
I love it, very clear and useful. :)
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Josh592 Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2013   Writer
Thank you for making this.
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FierySense Featured By Owner Apr 6, 2013
yes the eyes! thank god you made this. I have hard time with the eyes.
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CathernaLeafwing Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
i would be happy if i can draw cats as good as you did...
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archangel1012345 Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
lmao XD true, so true XD btw, nice sketches :D
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CrazyCharlette1415 Featured By Owner Mar 8, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Oh lovely lord!!!! Thank you so much for this tutorial! :heart:
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TheRedGarnet Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2013
Thanks! This really helps me. I'm horrible at drawing eyes.
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Kerberos-668 Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2013
Thank you for this! Has been really informative :D
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zopdog Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
this helps!
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mistersingh Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013
Thanks a bunch for this:heart:
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J-Wolfe15 Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013
Very nice and highly detailed tutorial. :clap: Well done.
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illictic Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013   Digital Artist
this is the angriest tutorial i've ever looked at
that aside, i think it's safe for me to argue against your point about the inner corner--it can go either up or down, or so i've seen in people; so long as it isn't too extreme you will probably be safe! otherwise the tutorial's pretty useful uwu
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DraconicParagon Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Wow, this is actually pretty helpful!
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ray6ray Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013
Yay! An eye tutorial!!! This will help me greatly when I draw a self-portrait in art class! :D :D :D
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DreamTheBunny Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
aahhh i see, i've only tried to dry a realistic eye once, and i think it turned out pretty awesome, but now i see that i have made mistakes on it

thanks for the tutorial!!! >W< This will help me in the future =)
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1mitsymoo Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013  Student General Artist
you're great at tutorials!!! :D
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OonaghAncaireBattle Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013   Traditional Artist
Nice!
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SAJ-Man Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
Really helpful! Thanks for posting! :D

XDDDDDD That Neo Cortex approve is too funny! XDDDDDDD
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narwhalpoo Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
So helpful c:
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HurleyBoss Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013
Great, so useful :)
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MCMXC2 Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013  Hobbyist Filmographer
Bellissimo!:)
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DuskRipper Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013  Hobbyist
Wow
this is a great help
and awesome MEGAMIND :D
Great Job!
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Black-Sweater Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
This IS USEFULL XD
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Shadowspuppy Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
absolutly brilliant!! And helpful! o.o :clap:
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DancingWingedGirl Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013
I agree! (and funny too)
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Damanyel Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2013
ssiigh... i was never good at seeing a picture as unfinished or thinking in 3d.. i also cant draw hands.

very nice!
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