Traditional French Apple pie

Traditional French Apple pie - student project

Traditional French Apple pie - image 1 - student project

Slowly but surely!

I didn't even expect to finish this project but I did!

My newborn left me enough time to do it, so I am proud and happy!

Being French, I decided to illustrate the seasonal Apple Pie we traditionally bake in France.

I created a moodborad from Pinterest:

Traditional French Apple pie - image 2 - student project

Then I started illustrating directly in PS with the help of a Wacom tablet (I like working digitally from the beginning especially when I don't have a lot of time).

Traditional French Apple pie - image 3 - student project

But then I mostly worked on a final piece, playing with textures and brushes (I wanted to try the oil paint brush set I bought from Kyle Webster for this recipe)

I uploaded my recipe to my TDAC account (where you can see my 3 other illustrated recipes: you can appreciated the evolution over time, because the first one is more than 2 years old I think!). I'll share the link when I get it.

Here you got a square image for your IG! Many thanks for sharing our work and making it more visible!

Traditional French Apple pie - image 4 - student project

Hope you will like it!

Thank you again for this awesome class and for helping me publish a new recipe. It's been ages!

Alexandra Michiardi

Pattern designer, crafter, writer