Canary Yellow, Scarlet Lake, Tuscan Red, Dark Brown, Limepeel, Black, White redapplewith highlights
An apple study is excellent practice for drawing a round, sphere-like subject. Because it has a waxy, shiny surface, the lighting of an apple is very distinct. The glare reflecting off the apple is usually dramatic.
When drawing colorful subjects, add the colors in layers, beginning with the lightest. I started this apple by drawing in the yellow undertones first. If you look at the finished example, you can see how important the yellow is because it shines through the other colors.
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