How to Draw Facial Expression - Sad
By YUKIO ONISHI and MANGA UNIVERSITY
A character who is happy all the time can seem a little unnatural, don’t you think? Even though your character might be an expressionless, cold hearted character, perhaps there is a time when they aren’t so emotionally stiff! So why not give then some other emotions as well? Here, we will look at another basic facial expression- sadness.
STEP 1: Have a Character Designed
As always, we will need a character. Here is a random expressionless character. Although the character is not showing any expression on her face--as indicated by the rather flat eyebrows and mouth--you can see that her eyes are drawn with sharp outer corners and her upper eyelids are flat. This is a...