The cupcake was a fun one to paint. First it was fun because I wanted to make a cupcake that would last me the few weeks I needed to be able to paint it. So I looked and looked for a good recipe of artificial ingredients and constructed this cupcake with it. I fooled a lot of people and had to warn them it was fake so they wouldn't eat it :)
Step 1: Draw it out
Step 2: Fill in base background color.
Step 3: Block in colors and values of objects.
Step 4: Fine tuning the frosting.
Step 5: Fine tuning more details.
Step 6: Get that foil to look right
Step 7: Finish the foil and final touches.
Detail of the foil.
looks good enough to eat! (but don't... you'll get sick)