Anime Girl Wallpaper


Learn how to draw a picture of a girl in the anime style.

The next lesson we’ll try to represent a girl in the Anime style. We need for this operation a graphical plane-table, an example of which is indicated below

Anime Girl Wallpaper
Anime Girl Wallpaper

Open a new file with 1024×768 px.
Select after that a smooth brush and, setting the Opacity on 10%, having approximately the same parameters as in the next picture.

Anime Girl Wallpaper

Choose any nuance of blue color it’s appropriate for you:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

And represent the background, doing it very smoothly:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

Hide the next option Indicates Layer Visibility on the layers’ panel just for the background not to hinder us when drawing different elements:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

Represent the girl’s contours on a new transparent layer, applying the Pen Tool.

Anime Girl Wallpaper

Select a rough brush on a new layer, situated under the girl’s contours to start drawing some girl’s body’s zones:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

You have the body’s color next:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

Paint out on a new layer the girl’s clothes:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

Select a color of red nuance:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

We have to process the hair now:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

The hair’s color should be this one:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

Start painting the body. Select for this operation a smooth brush used on that layer containing the body’s color. The next two mentioned instruments will be helpful to give a volume to the body. The Dodge Tool will be useful in representing the flares and the Burn Tool we’ll use for the shadows and the body’s deepings.

Anime Girl Wallpaper
Anime Girl Wallpaper

Don’t forget about the shadows of the clothes and the hair’s ones. It will make our drawing look more real:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

Applying the Dodge Tool, it’s possible to draw the girl’s swimsuit. Use the mentioned instrument to draw the flares on the girl’s clothes:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

Start correcting the hair’s painting. It’s necessary to select a rough brush and paint very accurately the hair’s locks on those places the light falls less:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

Use the next shown color for the mentioned processing:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

The Dodge Tool will be helpful in representing the flares on the girl’s hair:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

Try to make the hair more voluminous also, making its edges sharper:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

Represent the girl’s eyes on a new layer:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

They may be created with a simple brush and the next color’s nuances:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

Make the corrections on the contour, applying the Eraser Tool (E). Set the Opacity on 20% in those places the contour is too sharp. Create a new layer and apply the brush to represent the girl’s eyebrows:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

Make visible gain the background:

Anime Girl Wallpaper

The picture is finished!