If you want to learn “How to Draw Shikamaru face”, then, the first thing you should do is drawings his face Guideline to make it 1000% easier when we start the anime drawing part of Shikamaru face.
Today Tutorial: How to Draw Shikamaru Nara From Naruto.
part 1: How to draw Shikamaru face Guideline.
Step 1: Start by drawing cross guide line and egg shape head.
Step 2: Draw mouth position guideline
Step 3: Draw his neck guideline.
Step 4: Draw his eye guideline
Step 5: Draw his left eye guideline.
Note: Hm? It’s the right eye? Look at mirror, then, point at your own left eye and you will have your answer.
Step 6: Draw his closed right eye guideline.
Step 7: Draw his ear guideline.
Step 8: Draw Shikamaru front hair guideline.
Step 9: Finally, draw Shikamaru spiky hair guideline.
Note: Yes, it look like circle for now.
Note 2: Guideline just guideline, they are not 100% iron rule you need to follow. They are here to make your life easier not harder.
Part 2: Anime drawings: Shikamaru face
Step 1: Start by drawing his chin.
Step 2: draw his neck.
Step 3: draw his mouth.
Step 4: Draw his nose.
Step 5: Draw Shikamaru left eye.
Step 6: Draw the eye iris.
Step 7: Draw his closed right eye.
Step 8: Draw the eyebrow.
Step 9: Draw both of his ears.
Step 10: Draw Shikamaru front hair while following his front hair guideline.
Step 11: Draw back of his head.
Step 12: Lastly, draw his spiky hair.
Might as well give him some cloth.
Shikamaru Nara character summary: He is a shinobi of Konoha Village Nara Clan. Though lazy and love to sleep like Naruto, he is an inclination to do as little work as possible. Shikamaru has a high intellect that consistently allows him to lead other to win in combat. Although Shikamaru calls himself as “the number one coward”, he has a strong moral compass, he know when to fight and when to run away. Shikamaru undergoes a quick maturity after the death of Asuma Sarutobi, his teacher, whose death forces Shikamaru to recognize that the world is not a safe place, and if he wants to protect future generation, he have to do it with his own hand. At the end of Naruto anime, he becomes Naruto(7th Hokage) Adviser