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25 Essential Expressions by napalmnacey 25 Essential Expressions by napalmnacey
This is a challenge and an exercise that I find incredibly helpful when hashing out a new character. It's good to have nearby when doing your panels and you're thinking, "Damn, what does So-and-so's nose do in this expression?" Or maybe your drawing isn't consistent and you want to keep a certain look? Catalogue them on this sheet first and keep it nearby for easy reference!

I'd be more than happy to see filled out sheets in other people's devs! Let me know if you do post it cause I'd like to see it!

EDIT: Fixed typo, took away 'surprised' and replaced it with 'tired', then added 'surprised' to 'shocked'. I want to thank the forum folk at girl-wonder.org for the suggested changes!

EDIT the 2nd: WOW. This thing has taken off! I will read all your comments eventually, it'll just take me some time!

The Tutorial that this exercise sheet goes with. Enjoy!
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just finshed fav.me/d95kff3
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Decora-Chan Featured By Owner Aug 10, 2015  Student Digital Artist
Expression Meme - Nine by Decora-Chan
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OzumaRyu Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Just finished mine :Dfav.me/d9474bb

Thanks it was fun
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jmillgraphics Featured By Owner Jul 27, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
Here's mine!
I've never done one of these before. It was interesting to see what I could do. Thanks for the template.
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DANC-Photo-Art-Music Featured By Owner Jul 26, 2015  New Deviant Student General Artist
just completed mine 
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j-hendrix Featured By Owner Edited Jul 25, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
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DANC-Photo-Art-Music Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2015  New Deviant Student General Artist
working on one now
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HavickArt Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
25 Essencitial Expressions Challenge by HavickTheLion  did it thanks
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icy-spicy Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
I hate doing these but I gotta force myself to because they're so helpful

Thanks for making this <3
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ShonemZone Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2015
I'd needed this template, many thank you!
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halodragonborn Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
I could actually use this to practice drawing
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cutelightangel Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
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mkonstantinov Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Here it's mine! 25 Essential Expressions By Mkonstantinov by mkonstantinov   super fun to do!
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anilovespeace Featured By Owner Jun 23, 2015  Student Digital Artist
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Star-Z23 Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
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GreenWingSpino32 Featured By Owner Jun 14, 2015  Hobbyist Filmographer
This seems awesome i'll do it with my bird Nina the Green-Wing
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Captain-munchies64 Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
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FantasiaInk Featured By Owner Jun 8, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
OMG THANK YOU!!!  I so need this.  XP
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Kalhiki Featured By Owner Jun 7, 2015  Hobbyist
Seen this around. Definitely need to give it a shot.
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QuirkyKay Featured By Owner Jun 5, 2015  Student Digital Artist
I'm gonna probably use this, and if I do I'll give credit
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KaHiShiKi-Sama Featured By Owner May 30, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Ho ho ho.
I have to do this. 
Thanks! 8D
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padirice Featured By Owner May 29, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
xD It was fun. My version~
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MinionPox Featured By Owner May 23, 2015  Student General Artist
I'm gonna try this with Kevin. Though I might try it out traditionally due to it's not working well digitally.
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Fluffy-Curtains Featured By Owner May 21, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Might as well stick a link of the finished product here.
25 expressions- Tanake by Arse-Bandiit
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FoxCalledBlue Featured By Owner May 19, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
totally doing this! so glad I found it
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4noki Featured By Owner May 17, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
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Durphy-Lee Featured By Owner May 12, 2015  Student Digital Artist
Uhh... Can I use it?
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LazaroRuiz Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
thanks for making this!
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Trex841 Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2015
Saving this...
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Mulunia Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2015
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Mulunia Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2015
I'm gonna do this with four characters! Yay! :D
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JJSpeedpelt Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2015
...Challenge accepted. Applejack (Challenge Accepted) Plz 
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caty132 Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2015
cool probably gonna try this :)
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nearlyconscious Featured By Owner Apr 2, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Oooh, what a neat idea. Thank you for sharing, definitely helpful :)
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Shynnya Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Really helpful ^^
Take a look -> fav.me/d8nk93n
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TheDuckParade Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I'll probably do this with Mason, Rylen, and Xenos… thanks for the meme!
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MoonPrincess-Yumi Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
How do i use this on DA Muro? I tried importing it to the Muro but it didn't show up. Cry emote  Help. about to cry emote 
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