I tried a new style of shading for this, inspired by the work of
Ruhje. As a result, most of the work was very slow and highly experimental, but I'm very excited about how it turned out and I'd like to continue practicing. Let me know what you think!
First in a series of Apple family Zen. Title by my good friend
QF5, you should check him out.
Others in the series:
Big Macintosh: Zen and the Art of Apple Bucking
Granny Smith: Zen Apple Jam
Apple Bloom: Coming soon
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