Drawing Everything I’m TERRIBLE At (anime, lines & so much more lol)

Drawing Everything I’m TERRIBLE At (anime, lines & so much more lol)


* Hello everybody, it’s Rae here and welcome back to another episode of -*Deep voice* “Drawing Everything That I Am Bad At Drawing.” Now, I created this series as a way for me to draw things that I, in a million years would never draw, completely step out of my comfort zone, and you guys know I’m always trying to improve, not just for myself, not just for my channel, but for you guys watching this, and I hope this video also inspires you guys to try new things, step out of your comfort zone and even if you’re not good at it, it’s always good to just start. So yeah, with that being said guys, let’s get into all the things that I am bad at drawing. Alright, so the very first thing that I am NOT very good at drawing is cartoony males without a reference. Now, I feel like I draw a lot of chicks on my channel, but today I’m giving a shout out to the boys. Carving out a nice face… give him a body, lips would go right here, nose will go right here and… yeah, so something like that. This is like, the barest bones of the whole entire drawing and it’s a good start because it leads me to my next thing that, I don’t even know if I would say I’m bad at this, because I have never even attempted this, and that is drawing anime style characters from my head. Now don’t get me wrong, I have drawn, I think like, Vegeta in the past on my Instagram, you can still find it and that’s pretty much the extent of that. But I have never created or drawn an anime style character in my whole entire life. What you’re seeing on camera is the first time that I’m doing this, and it’s weird because with all the anime that I have watched in my life, you think I definitely would have been one of the people who would have got into that art style sooner, you know. Why does he look sad? We don’t want him to look sad. We shall connect the ears to the jaw line, which is something you see often in anime style drawing, I guess manga style drawing too. We’ll refine his jaw line, which is something you see often. Yeah, pulling his neck a little bit. Yes! Queen, or I guess, king? Give him some nice lips. Yeah, something like this looks kind of fun. I think I’m gonna add in like a nice fade, like, a nice shadow underneath his eyes because I love, love, love whenever the manga style characters have that, I think it’s so pretty and cool. Let’s see. What should we do for his clothes? I love a good turtleneck moment. (Rae, faraway voice): My boyfriend, if you are watching this, please wear a turtleneck. I would love that. Add in some movement to the turtleneck. Make him have some nice broad shoulders. Yeah, there we go! Something like this. And I’ll give him a jacket to overlay his turtleneck because it’s cold, it’s wintertime, you know. Add a little bit of movement to the jacket, got some folds in there. And voila! So I felt like this is a good starting point, this is the very very bare-bones of the drawing which I can build upon, change, erase, this is a good starting point. Now, even though I like my homey here bald, *Sparkle sound effect* This leads me actually to my next point of something that I am not very good at and that is drawing, in a manga style, hair. Now I know for a fact that I want my character to have a half shaved head like myself, with like, maybe some like random tufts, I think that’ll look really really cool. He looks middle-aged! *Laughs* Oh my gosh. Drawing in a manga style I feel like, is hard enough, but drawing their hair I feel like, is next level because it has its own gravitational pull – *60s Batman music* – and the way they’d shape it and color it, it’s… a lot of times it’s very different than what you’d see in like, realistic hair. And watching anime growing up, besides the stories, my favorite part was the hair. Like, I love a good Goku moment, you know. I’ll give him some back hair back here. Make it poof out a little bit. I’m also gonna give him some side hair. Yeah, something like this, I think, could be fun. A lot of times with anime hair, the bigger the better. So the hair is done, even though I liked him bald, and now that the initial sketch is done I got everything laid out. I’m ready to move on to the next part which is very crucial. And that’s transferring this photo onto a new piece of paper. So I’m gonna do that really quick and I will be right back. Check this thing out, it is so cool. Watch this. Ahhhh! *Music* And that leads me to the next thing that I may or may not be very good at, or at least I’m not very well practiced in, anime coloring. And by the way, I don’t have any of the colors planned, the only thing I kind of think I want is him to have like, a yellow color, like, like an olive undertone like myself, but honestly, I’m just gonna freeball it. So here we go. *Music* I’m very happy with how the coloring came out. I think it turned out pretty good. I’m not 100% done with it yet, I do want to add in the next step first before I like, finish in the coloring and the next step, you guys, I am dreading. Like… I am just one of those people, I don’t know if it’s a medical problem, I don’t know if it’s because I have a low blood sugar, I don’t know what it is, but I have always had the world’s most shakiest hands. And so whenever I fine-line instead of just having a nice straight line, it’s inevitable that my hand just – neh! Especially with something like anime, where all the lines have to be very precise, very straight. And I am very nervous because one wrong move, it could be all over, you know. So I got to be very very careful with this next part. *Music* Ah, poop. I’ve already messed up. I’ve already messed up. That was like point two seconds and I already messed up! *Music continues* All right, so now to the second to the last step. I’m going to frame this to establish a background and a foreground. And there’s so much I could do right now for the background, I mean, I could add in like a yellow, I can add in space, I can, oh, there’s so much, I could do a fun ingredient to kinda like, focus on this guy. I don’t know. *Music* So here’s what the stars look like, I’m really happy with it. Now, the last thing is, I’m going to clean it up a little bit, add in a little bit more shadows, make it look a little bit nicer than what it is. Clean it up a little bit, the best I can, clean up any crazy lines. Definitely add in some more shadows to his hair. Little bit of this, little bit of that. And voila! *Music* Like, for my first time ever, ever, EVER in the history of my whole entire life drawing an anime character straight out of my head, along with other elements that I’m personally not ever used to, I’m really happy with how it came out! Just, 10 out of 10, would recommend stepping out of your comfort zone. Let me know if you want to see part 2, I would love to turn this into a series and yeah, thanks so much again for watching and I will see you guys next video. Bye! *End music*

100 thoughts on “Drawing Everything I’m TERRIBLE At (anime, lines & so much more lol)

  1. Not gonna lie..I was really REALLY nervous to upload this. It’s all brand new to me so I’m not as confident in my anime style as my realism, but the support has been amazing! Shout out to all the Anime style artist who have been so kind, helpful and encouraging for keep going! Thanks for welcoming me into the style!!!!! ❤️❤️

  2. Rae: “drawing things I’m terrible at”
    Also Rae: draws an amazing piece of artwork… as usual

  3. At 4:18 that Manga drawing is so good it’s better than mine. Also at 5:52 her colouring is so good.

  4. This is amazing I love it!!!

  5. I love you but.. oh god that chin is wayyyyy to pointy 😫😫😫😫

  6. This is good art and I also have a shaky hand so ur not the only one

  7. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wF6gJVW3inM&feature=share

  8. Omg its professor hidgens

  9. I can’t even draw a circle. I legit trace a circle object and it ends up being an oval.

  10. Rae I feel you cuz when I draw to do the fine lining I SUCK AT IT my hand shake SO MUCH it’s ridiculous

  11. what's the song when she's colouring?

  12. YOU ARE A MEAN GIRL.You made every beginner artist feel like shit just to get your views up by saying you suck and you are terrible,just to get attention and to be praised.That's so childish!

  13. is anyone else ambidextrous? it’s kinda weird cuz i can write with both hands.. don’t have to worry abt breaking my wrist lmao

  14. Lefty too eh!

    Pumps left fist

    POWER TO THE LEFTY!

  15. Um anime got big eyes

  16. “Yassss queen”
    Should’ve drawn junko

    K A M A K U R A K A M A K U R A Y A S Q U E E N

  17. Rae: I'm terrible at anime.

    Me: I'm terrible at life.

  18. Your editing is like a 2012 time capsule at times

  19. Me: draws something mean or scary
    My mom: “that’s cute”
    Me: >_> it’s not supposed to be

  20. Has her bf worn a turtle neck yet?

  21. Himi has new twistable crayons

  22. what was the marker thing at 8:55? what are they called, and do you know where to get them because i have no idea what they are called and i think it would really help me.

  23. 3:12
    are you Arron Burr, sir?

  24. Her: Draws an amazing anime person.

    Me: Failing to draw a stick figure.

  25. Tips for anime: draw more simple, the simpler the better it looks

  26. Shout out to the boys in my BAD ART STYLE and the ugly ways I draw……….👌

  27. Omg your a lefty? I’ve always been told that lefty’s have a hard time drawing but I guess it isn’t true. I’m really into drawing and you inspire me alot

  28. It’s not monga it’s M A N G A

  29. I lovethat first drawing

  30. I feel like she just wanted to create a manga character

  31. The jaw line went _|

  32. Team Left Hand! 💯🖐🏾

  33. This dont look live a anime character

  34. That anime boy is alright, I’m not fan girling like I usually do, but love this is great for ur first time doing this artstyle

  35. Bro U SAID THAT U WERE AT THIS !

  36. Your so good at drawing

  37. so you normally draw the exact opposite to me lol

  38. Well everybody is good at drawing you are too I subbed too

  39. This is what I think is thinking about

    Why was I drawn by this girl

    NO why space I wanted to be at a coffee shop!

  40. Aaay ware the boys at

  41. You drawing the things u suck at is better than anything i could ever draw.

  42. That is sooooooooooooo good WHAT DO YOU MEANN

  43. Even though ur not as skilled at this than other drawing styles but you still did really good and ur way better than me at those things

  44. 1:05 – 1:32. Boomhauer

  45. if only my drawing could be like that

  46. She sounds like Natalia Taylor

  47. eyebrows good tho

  48. Talk about terrible i am horrible and you are saying you are terrible

  49. You saying you bad at drawing that stuff makes me feel like everything i drew is garbage

  50. I can’t even draw a straight line so don’t be nervous

  51. Still better than mine i can only draw stick figures not real humans 😭

  52. If I can get atleast 5 likes I will be happy 🙃

  53. Rae:A little bit of this a little bit of that. She copied Regina from the spy ninjas

  54. just found your channel, it’s very entertaining!

  55. I thought the thumbnail said drawing things I suck

  56. I loooooooooooooooooooooooooooovvvvvvvvveeeeeeee art💖💖💖💖💖💖💖💖💖💗❤️😃

  57. The anime looks really good. I think it’s just me,but I’m getting “episode” vibes

  58. My friend is just is good as you but she's 10

  59. 4:41 MY EYES!!!

  60. i dont think your bad at that😅

  61. 4:04
    Shiro is that you

  62. Not gonna lie… he kinda looks like an anime version of Danny Phantom… LOOKS GOOD THO

  63. Omg so pretty I'm very bad at drawing your better than me

  64. It looks like Viktor from Yuri on Ice kinda

  65. That guy looks weird

  66. I am really bad at drawing eyes so I do a circle and put a X in it

  67. Hey Rae! I have a challenge for you. Its called the ambidextrous challenge! Its basically when you draw with your non-dominate hand. Like your right hand. But if your already ambidextrous then its okay.

  68. Hey I love your art and you inspired me to get back at realistic drawing and wondering if you can help me and post an how to blend and use prismacolor pencils and what colors for skin tone

  69. Will you test the ohuhu artist painting set from Amazon?? Please

  70. Better than my drawings

  71. Hey Rae! I found these super cheap cheap markers on amazon! They are called " Parateck " and you can get 60 alcohol markers for only $29!! It also comes with a super cute case!! They are similar to the Ohuhu markers. I just wanted to tell you to see if you wanted to test them out!!

  72. I’m trying to improve not just for me or for my channel…but for you guys. So basically your improving for your channel

  73. I have the same led pin as you😁✌️

  74. i tried to draw that anime hair it will look like a frickin bird nest 🤣🤣

  75. “sucks” at drawing anime

    sis this was so good, keep up the good work! ❤️

  76. If you would make the face slimmer and minimize the square jawline it would look perfectly anime 👌 but I really get inspired by you either way. Love you ❤️

  77. Title: Drawing Everything I’m TERRIBLE At
    Me: see’s all of her drawings/drawing
    Also Me, barley even able to draw a line: … observe

  78. me drawing anything at all

  79. I have that same USB light table. Oh my god its amazing. It was like 20 bucks but it's definitely worth it.

  80. What pens did u use .. if somebody else knows then please reply.

  81. U could do the "Naruto" and draw a girl and say its a boy

  82. Pls tell me u have watched the movie “A silent Voice” it’s on Netflix and it’s one of the best anime movie I have watched in my anime movie watching life 😂

  83. Ur so good at drawing and when I look at mine I wanna cry

  84. Are you right handed or left handed? Well if you are left or right handed I dare you to draw with your dam hand

  85. 10:35 he really was looking like a stardew valley portait

  86. When she drew the hair I went "sHirO?" It low-key looked like Shiro from Voltron 😂😭

  87. Wow and then when she started coloring I went "Danny Phantom?!" I need help it looked like him and it looked like Shiro when she drew the hair 😭😂

  88. 2:23 im being honest girlie. IS THAT JAMES CHARLES?

  89. The outfit you were drawing on the guy was like Henry hidgens

  90. Don’t think you suck at drawing anything…

    O-o

  91. She done better than I could ever do

  92. You should do a video about how you earn your money as a YouTuber

  93. She said that she sucks at drawing she just said that cause she is really good at drawing

  94. Oh I love that notebook it is really good

  95. Fun fact for myself: I think there are more left handed people that is good at drawing

  96. 0:47 who else thought,” THIS ONE’S FOR THE BOIS!!!!”

  97. rae should've drawn ray

  98. When she said at 2:43 I was like : Kim Seokjin?

  99. It's called essential tremors, it mostly affects the hands mostly but it can affect other stuff.

  100. I just draw straight lines by doing one swift fwomp

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