Preparing food is an art in and of itself, and these amazing food artists actually turn cheese, chocolate, avocados, candy and more into incredible, edible and sometimes life-size works of art. Here are 11 mega food sculptures that look good enough to eat. Literally.
26/9/2013 NO REPRO FEE Food artist Prudence Staite celebrates the upcoming launch of Lidl's new range of Rathdarragh Irish cheese, world famous food artist Prudence Staite hand sculpted a 1950's style Massey Harris tractor out of Irish cheddar cheese at this week's National Ploughing Championships.ÊThe Rathdarragh cheese range will be available in Lidl stores across Ireland in the coming weeks. Over the course of the three days, thousands of visitors to the Lidl tent and followers of the hashtag saycheese and the Lidl Ireland Facebook page saw the "Cheesy Harris" sculpture take shape from blocks of cheddar to tractor complete with freshly cut ÔgrassÕ created using grated cheddar cheese. The final sculpture was unveiled at 12pm on Thursday and showcased for the final day of the event. Fusing food and art together, some of Prudences previous edible creations include a cheese recreation of the Eiffel Tower, a chocolate garden, a chocolate Molly Malone and a "Dita Von Cheese' sculpture of Dita von Teese. She works with non-traditional materials to create her delicious works of art with materials including pizza dough, chocolate bread, cheese, fruit, vegetables, bacon, cake, cookies, potatoes, butter, sugar, rice, pulses, apples, jelly and ice cream. Photo: Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland
Food artist Prudence Staite can make a sculpture out of practically anything! Highlights include this cheese tractor as well as a life-size, functioning drinks bar made entirely of chocolate.
Travel to Candyland and beyond with the magical food art of Carl Warner. After creating these foodie fantasy lands with anything from sugary sweets to prosciutto and cheese, he photographs the works so they can stay fresh in our minds forever.