Nothing says summer like an heirloom tomato pie! I made two tomato pies today and since this recipe is frequently requested I decided to draw it.
I am going to take u thru it as the recipe evolved.
The pie fresh out of the oven. Lots of yellows, yellow ochre, burnt sienna, burnt umber, cad red light, green apatite and dark neutrals.
The ink sketch. I usually pencil in a recipe to be sure I don’t run out of room for anything. Then I ink it.
I laid in a yellow wash first. And dropped bits of yellow ochre, burnt sienna, burnt umber, cad red light, green apatite and dark neutrals while the pie was still wet.
Line green background added and more dark neutral around for the pies edge inside the crust.
I added the cad red line because as usual I smeared the bottom edge into the white…