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« on: August 03, 2019 04:51:14 PM »

Colored pencil magazine had a challenge once a month. This is their July challenge. I learned a lot drawing this picture.
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« Reply #1 on: August 03, 2019 05:13:05 PM »

Oh my gosh, I thought you baked treats! Amazingly realistic, well done you!
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« Reply #2 on: August 03, 2019 05:40:07 PM »

I thought this was a photograph!   Shocked  How beautifully drawn!
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« Reply #3 on: August 03, 2019 07:52:04 PM »

Wow!!! I thought these were real too! I was about to say how yummy they look... but they probably aren't very tasty afterall  Wink Great drawing though!
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« Reply #4 on: August 04, 2019 05:09:41 AM »

Masterfully done, I too thought those were real cupcakes when I saw the thumbnail image on the main page, and I'm still not convinced that they're not!  The way you rendered the translucence of the paper cups revealing the cake inside is particularly impressive as are the shadows/forms of the frosting on their tops.
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« Reply #5 on: August 05, 2019 12:35:09 PM »

Thank you. I started using Prismacolor colored pencils in high school more than 20 years ago, and have played with them a little since then, but I am learning that this is a whole new world opening up to me in techniques I never knew existed. I'm hoping to get better and faster.

I don't bake nearly as well as I draw.
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« Reply #6 on: August 06, 2019 07:49:21 AM »

My first thought was "oh those look yummy! Hope there's a recipe attached!"
You fooled me, that is so awesome!!!
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« Reply #7 on: August 06, 2019 09:24:05 AM »

Your drawing captured the cupcakes perfectly. 
Now I'm in the mood for a batch of sweets  Cheesy
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« Reply #8 on: August 06, 2019 10:41:13 AM »

This is so wonderful!
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« Reply #9 on: August 08, 2019 08:21:46 AM »

I'd say you smashed that challenge!  Your shading is perfection, I totally thought this was a photo as well at first glance Smiley
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