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OC Reference Sheet TEMPLATE by AtomixZaldox OC Reference Sheet TEMPLATE by AtomixZaldox
WOW! I cannot believe I got a DD out of this. :wow: Thank you so much everyone. I am regretting not putting up more artwork on this account now.

Also I would like to give a special thank you to my close friend =DragonElement11 who was pretty much the mastermind behind this whole thing. I just put the template together.


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- There is one option for a close view of the head and there are 3 different view options you can use to draw your character: front view, back view, and ¾ view. (for those who do not know ¾ view looks like this [link] )
- For those who are picky about colors, there is an option for skin tone, eye, and hair color under the color option. This can be used for clothes colors.
-'Colors associated with character' is if your character has a specific color that is related to them. For example The Simpsons=yellow, Superman=blue and red, Link=green, et cetera.

- I feel that this part is easy to understand so I should not have to explain much about it. However, feel free to ask if you have a question.

-This section is also easy to understand. It is just a collection of extra information.

:bulletgreen:Human Comparison:bulletgreen:
- Everybody finds it easier to visualize the size of something when it is compared to a familiar object. Characters are the same way. You can give a height and mass measurement, but it is always good to see what your character is like compared to a human so you can tell how the character might fit into our world.
- Remember that not everybody uses the Imperial Measurements so it is nice to see measurements converted to the Metric System (or vice versa). Here is a link to the calculator I use [link]

- There are 9 boxes where you may draw your character’s possessions.

- You can use this to list your character’s unique traits. It can be anything from their gift of music to their ability to control minds. If your character is not super human just use this to list quirks or cool things your character can do.

- Use this space here to include any extra information that must be known about your character. I do not use this to tell the character’s history because that would spoil the story, instead I use it for drawing extra views of the character like their different expressions or actions. It is all up to you as to what goes here.

I hope you like my reference template that I made. I often have searched for a good template that I could use for any of my characters, but I could never find one that covered almost everything. I hope you can use this, so enjoy! :)

*EDIT* (8/9/10) I forgot to distinguish the difference between the 'strengths' part in the 'information' section and the 'talents/abilities'. The strengths and weaknesses in the information part are supposed to be about your character's personality or bad/good habits. The talents/abilities are things your character can do or are good at physically.

*EDIT* (10/11/10) I am getting the question 'What does orientation mean?' and the answer would be that 'orientation' means 'sexual orientation' like gay, bi, straight and so on.

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Given 2011-07-05
OC Reference Sheet TEMPLATE by =AtomixZaldox -- Suggester's words: By looking through the whole sheet, I can't find anything missing. It really has everything needed to make an excellent ref. ( Suggested by Linkyu and Featured by FantasyStock )
SrNarwhal Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2017  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Imma use this but how tall is the human reference?
zaynftptx Featured By Owner Jul 31, 2018  Hobbyist General Artist
on the right it says 6 feet tall
Hail-Lesbian-Jesus Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2017  Hobbyist General Artist
I love this
Will use soon! ^3^

Even though it's old af LMAO XDD
PYC-Art Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2017  Student Digital Artist
I LOVE THIS!! :heart:
Will definitely be using this - at least as reference - for future character sheets, thank you so much!!
Asiimovy Featured By Owner Nov 5, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I'm going to try using this to design a character and this character occasionally has suicidal thoughts (not diagnosed with depression, but has had professional help with it). Would things like this (and mental illness) go under "Weaknesses", "Talents/Abilities" (okay, probably not that XD), or "Extra"?
Ginxygirl Featured By Owner Jul 24, 2016  Student Digital Artist
is it free?
MajorTheWolf Featured By Owner Aug 10, 2016  Student Digital Artist
IIaila Featured By Owner May 15, 2016  Hobbyist Digital Artist
used, thank you so much for making this ^ o ^…
CyanideSynn Featured By Owner Edited Apr 26, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
Used it! 10/10 will use again!…
alexthepwny Featured By Owner Mar 5, 2016
This is absolutely amazing!!! Thank-you!
Tristan1237 Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
Awesome Ref!
Thanks for sharing this!
celyne Featured By Owner Dec 9, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Love this!
Thank you for sharing!! :)
BanFia Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
Thanks for this, I really needed it!
ShinxK Featured By Owner Aug 27, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Im going to use it for my Katsuma Fursonna Robot.
It can be used with furries right?
TaleofTwoWorlds Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
This is super Awesome!
Going to use it and will credit, but how tall is the human comparasin model?
I can't read it personally. Too small.
Pearl-the-Poochyena Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2015
the human compare model says it is 6 ft tall
oddjelly Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
used, thanks! Peyton Wolfe Ehlton -REF SHEET- by oddjelly
SNAILED-IT Featured By Owner May 12, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Hallå, quick question if you get a chance to answer it.

Um so can we edit the words? This template is exactly what I need for my characters BUT i would need to edit where is says, "Back, front, 3/4's" to "normal, battle form 1, battle form 2" and then change "extra" to "final form" 


*also would you count intimate relationships in family? Thanks*
LudwigETC Featured By Owner May 15, 2015  Student General Artist
XD "Hallå" nice swedish there (if you meant to do that. Idfk)
SNAILED-IT Featured By Owner May 15, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Ja Ja :D Tack
LudwigETC Featured By Owner May 15, 2015  Student General Artist
;) Yay
RobinRyuu Featured By Owner May 13, 2015  Student General Artist
It looks like the person who made this hasn't been online in a few years.
SNAILED-IT Featured By Owner May 14, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
ah das ist too bad ;^;
RobinRyuu Featured By Owner May 14, 2015  Student General Artist
:( (Sad) 
CrystaltheTimeLady Featured By Owner May 11, 2015
Used it! Might use it more in the future. Thanks!

Where it has been used: crystalthetimelady.deviantart.…
Siconah323 Featured By Owner Apr 4, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
AWESOME! I already made one and I have a feeling it'll come in handy more than once.…
9nails Featured By Owner Edited Mar 6, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Nice, I may have to use this since I'm having a hard time organizing my own ref. Used here: Sage Nagako Reference Sheet
SKILLZ001 Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
Cool...nice idea!
Karidurosu Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Absolutely wonderful work you put in here!  I used it for my Basios Reference
darklord86 Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2014
xXLadySapphireXx Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Used thanks! :3
Emmahl Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Really handy, I might actually use this one! :) Great job.
Homerboy4 Featured By Owner Edited Jul 9, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist…
Yeah this is the 3rd time now, you can go about your business plz.
Homerboy4 Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist…
Rushed this one on purpose because I have another reference sheet done before.
nazo677 Featured By Owner May 12, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
May I use it? I like asking first
SaraiK Featured By Owner Apr 22, 2014  Student Digital Artist
#1 and i will use this for another one later
SaraiK Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2014  Student Digital Artist
Homerboy4 Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Raze-Two Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2014  Hobbyist Writer
This deserves every practicality award. ever. :D Favorited.
firedoq Featured By Owner Dec 6, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist

I used it here:

This template has everything you can imagine about a person's OC!

Shadow-the-Shade Featured By Owner Nov 25, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist Sorry it's so blurry ;~; I tried so hard on it though :meow:
JessTheGenie Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
okaaaayyyyy so yeah XD i wanna use this XD but i have 83 character! so i might use it 83 times! OwO! 
is that okay? ^.^
marcieincooke Featured By Owner Sep 7, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist…


That's the link to mine. Thank you so much!!!

wishgranted14 Featured By Owner Aug 22, 2013  Student General Artist
This is probably a really stupid question... But what does the orientation mean on the info section ^^;
marcieincooke Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
It means what your sexual orientation is. If you are homosexual, heterosexual, or both.:) (Smile) 
wishgranted14 Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2013  Student General Artist
Ok thanks :)
marcieincooke Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Anytime :)
wishgranted14 Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2013  Student General Artist
Gloomy-Butt Featured By Owner Aug 17, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Gloomy-Butt Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2013  Student Digital Artist
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