Years ago I bought all fresh fruit and veggies for my still
life paintings, and for my classes. But then I read
that Cezanne used artificial fruit in his work and that
was over a hundred years ago, so I decided to start using
the fake stuff. Over the years, I have found some pretty
remarkable fakes, like this onion.
You couldn't tell, right? You'd try to cut it up for soup,
right? Well even having it right in front of you, you would
If you keep your eyes open you can find some great fakes.
Florist supply places have really good ones.
But I told you that in an earlier post!