Realistic Pencil Drawing of Fang from Final Fantasy XIII, by Transgender Artist Sophie Lawson
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FANG FROM FINAL FANTASY XIII

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ART / MY ART / PENCIL DRAWINGS /

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FANG from FINAL FANTASY XIII

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I started this drawing last weekend, but it is without a doubt the hardest drawing I’ve tried so far. It’s Fang from Final Fantasy XIII, I recently watched someone playing the demo of Lightning Returns and it got me in the mood for drawing another FFXIII character, Vanille being my first :)

Her hair may not look anything special, but it was so hard as it was all over the place and videogame hair never looks good at the best of times, so trying to draw that was tough. Her weapon was also very tough, but really enjoyable. My Art Class teacher (sounds funny saying that lol) said I need to improve my contrasts, so I tried to make the darks darker and the lights lighter on this one.

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“When prayers turn to promises, not even fate can stand in their way.

– Fang, Final Fantasy XIII

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ALEXANDRA IS ONE OF MY INSPIRATIONAL MODELS

click to view some of her photos, quotes and how to find her online

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WORK IN PROGRESS IMAGES

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TOOLS USED

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| Traditional Pencils
| 2H, 2B, 4B 0.5 Mechanical Pencils

| Winsor & Newton A4 Extra Smooth Surface Bristol Board
| Blending Tortillons
| Tombow Mono Zero Eraser Pen
| Jakar Battery Operated Eraser
| Faber-Castell Kneaded Eraser
| Derwent Craft Knife

VIEW MY RECOMMENDED TOOLS

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“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.”

Thomas Merton

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