The garlic has been brought foward to balance the size of the bowl and grater. Glazing will help to show highlight and reflected light. the cast shadow of the bowl also needs to be adjusted since it does not fully reflect the direction of the light.
Still tweaking the background.
It's good to challenge oneself with activities that take us away from the familiar. Every nce in a while we need to come off the beaten path and try a new thing. For me that new thing right now is painting still-life. What's yours to be?