Get inspired with these cool anime girl drawings for you to reference. If you love the manga art style, below, you’ll find a variety of drawings that feature different art styles and techniques.
Why Use Anime Girl Reference Photos?
If you want to improve your drawing skills, it’s important to have a good understanding of how to draw the human form. This can be accomplished in a number of ways, but one of the most effective is by studying and analyzing reference photos.
Drawing from anime girl reference photos is a great way to learn how to draw realistically and in different styles. By studying reference photos, you can learn about things like body proportions, bone structure, and more.
1. Marin Kitagawa from My Dress-Up Darling
Marin Kitagawa is from the anime My Dress-Up Darling. At school, she wears a white shirt, a navy blue tie, a blue plaid skirt, black socks, and brown shoes.
2. Yui Hirasawa from K-ON
I’m not sure if it is, but this drawing looks like Yui Hirasawa from an anime called K-ON. Yui is a vocalist and guitarist in the band Ho-kago Tea Time.
3. Nezuko Kamado from Demon Slayer
If you love the character Nezuko from Demon Slayer, you’ll enjoy recreating this drawing for fun. She is the sister of Tanjiro and one of the last members of his family line.
4. Manga Female Head
These step-by-step instructions will teach you how to draw a female manga character’s head. I find this advice to be super helpful.
5. Manga Female Hair Styles
Explore various manga female hairstyles with this reference sheet. The artist behind this sketch teaches others how to draw amazing manga art. Be sure to check out more of their work.
6. Shugo Chara
Shugo Chara, also known as My Guardian Characters, is a manga series about a girl named Amu Hinamori. Amu is a shy girl who has a hard time making friends because of rumors about her “cool and spicy” personality.
7. Ryougi Shiki from The Garden of Sinners
Shiki Ryougi is a girl with the mystic eyes of death perception, which allows her to see lines that represent mortality in everything around her.
8. Cool Anime Girl Sketch
If you’re looking for a cool sketch idea, this cool anime girl sketch makes a great reference. I love the facial expression she’s making.
9. Girl Winking
Winking is a common expression you see artists drawing with their girl characters. This drawing is creative and so neatly drawn; I really love it.
10. Girl with Big Eyes
If you want to learn how to draw big and expressive eyes, you can use this drawing for reference. This drawing is also great for practicing drawing cute outfits.
11. Yui Hirasawa with Overalls
Here’s another cool drawing of Yui Hirasawa. This drawing makes a wonderful reference for beginner and advanced artists.
12. Anime Girl with Pink Eyes
Here’s a unique drawing of Marin with pink eyes. If you check out the artist, you’ll see that they’re really good at adding color to their anime characters’ eyes.
13. Sajuna Inui from My Dress-Up Darling
Sajuna Inui is a character from My Dress-Up Darling. She is an otaku who loves to cosplay and dress up in various outfits.
14. Anya Forger from Spy x Family
The Spy x Family manga is about a spy who goes undercover as a regular family man in order to complete his missions. Anya Forger is a young girl who can read the thoughts of other people.
15. Cute Anime Girl Drawing
This girl character is absolutely adorable. The artist did a fantastic job with this drawing. It would also look great with color added.
16. Girl with Peace Sign
Marin Kitagawa is a super fun and popular manga character to draw. In this drawing, she is holding up the peace sign. The artist did such a good job with the way the drew the hands.
17. Menou from The Executioner and Her Way of Life
Menou from The Executioner and Her Way of Life has the undesirable duty to eliminate all Otherworlders that enter her world, or they may face more damage.
18. Raiden Mei from Honkai Impact 3rd
Raiden Mei is from the game Honkai Impact 3rd. She is the natural 3rd Herrscher of the Current Era and a member of the St. Freya team.
19. Anime Girl Hair Drawing
If you love drawing anime characters, you know that one of the most fun and challenging elements to master is their hair. This reference will help you draw beautiful girl hair in no time.
20. Shiina Mashiro Drawing
Shiina Mashiro is the main character from the manga The Pet Girl of Sakurasou. The artist has created a drawing that shows how easy it can be to draw anime characters.
21. Girl with Cat Ears
Here’s a fantastic sketch of a girl character that has cute cat ears. I think that we can all admit that this sketch is just too cute for words.
22. How to Draw Anime “Neko”
The artist has done a brilliant job creating a tutorial showing us How to Draw Neko. In case you didn’t know, “Neko” is the Japanese word for cat.
23. Anime Girl With Long Black Hair
If you want a more somber drawing reference, this is a great choice. The character has long black hair with beautiful flower adornments. She’s also wearing an all-black outfit.
24. Detailed Anime Character Sketch
This sketch is more advanced than others, requiring you to step outside your comfort zone when creating art.
Manga-style drawings are a great way to show your creative side and can be used as inspiration for your own artwork. I hope you enjoyed these cool anime girl drawings and that they gave you some ideas for your next project.
If you’re looking for more inspiration, be sure to check out my other posts showcasing amazing artists and their work.
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