Fruit Dd - Drawing Contest [7 entries]

Banana Picture

Winning entry, with a score of:
Contest goal:

Digital Drawing: We had a traditional drawing contest about fruit. Now it's time do draw some fruit digitally!
your goal is to draw your favorite piece(s) of fruit. You can either draw the entire piece of fruit, or just a part of it. Multiple fruits / bowls of fruit are allowed.
Make your drawing as realistic as possible.
REMEMBER these contests require that you post at least 2 intermediate steps of your drawing in a step by step guide, so we can see the progress of your work.
Reference photos are allowed (no copyrighted images), but links should be mentioned in your SBS. Include links for all images.

Status: finished. Check out the winners below!

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Banana - created by artist3001

Favs: 7SBS: 7Hi-resRank: 1/7Score: 65.4% (36)23837 views

I did not use gradients. Everything was painted. No image references were used. (5 years and 2100 days ago)

Three pieces. - created by roon

Three pieces.
Favs: 5SBS: 8Hi-resRank: 2/7Score: 64.4% (30)11110 views

(5 years and 2097 days ago)

Grapes - created by steed

Favs: 4SBS: 1Hi-resRank: 3/7Score: 63.6% (25)16420 views

My first attempt on DD (5 years and 2090 days ago)

Fruit Bowl - created by JamesP

Fruit Bowl
Favs: 1SBS: 4Hi-resRank: 4/7Score: 60.6% (0)14341 views

Please see high res - comments more and welcome :) (5 years and 2099 days ago)

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Dark Red Cherries - created by lchappell

Dark Red Cherries
Favs: 3SBS: 5Hi-resRank: 5/7Score: 60.5% (0)14294 views

Painted using various simple brushes from PS. The smudge tool was used with various shaped brushes at low strengths. Eraser, dodge and burn used too. (5 years and 2093 days ago)