Japanese Artist Makes Rice Balls Of Popular Characters, Animals, Folklore That Are Too Good To Eat – Design You Trust

Japanese Artist Makes Rice Balls Of Popular Characters, Animals, Folklore That Are Too Good To Eat

Art, no matter how well-preserved, is still temporary. But that’s ok, and some artists even embrace this. This artist from Japan creates art out of rice balls, also known as onigiri in Japanese. Though they have an immense aesthetic value, food never should be wasted, so it’s logical that they’re supposed to get eaten. However, these creations are too good to just be devoured, and many would hesitate to eat them.

More: Instagram, Twitter h/t: boredpanda

The so-called Onigiri Gekijo started on YouTube by making videos of the whole process, but with time, he expanded on other socials, and can be found on Twitter and Instagram, for which you’ll find the links below.

“About two years ago, I learned that there was a rice ball contest, and when I applied for it, I woke up to rice ball art. When I posted the rice balls I made on SNS, I received a lot of happy messages such as wanting to see more and looking forward to the next one, so I am motivated to continue making various rice balls by trial and error,” artist told Bored Panda.

If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Oh, Design You Trust,' our brand new Facebook page! Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

Turn Your Apple Watch Into A 1984 Macintosh
These Creepy And Disturbing Vintage Easter Bunny Photos That Will Make Your Skin Crawl
Meet the New Kitschy Bikini for Men: The Brokini
This Bride Spends $170 And 8 Months Crocheting Her Own Beautiful Wedding Dress
The Groovy Opel Car Calendar Of 1970
Ceramic Dragon Oil Lamp For The Mother Of Dragons
Another Young Makeup Artist With Mad Skills
Ukrainian Artist Spent Seven Month to Create This Relief Wood Carving
Instagram’s “Pointless Packaging” Is Both Hilarious And Socially Aware
Japanese Artist Creates Incredible Realistic Intimate Garments from Ceramics
Otagi Nenbutsu-ji Temple: A Secret Garden In Kyoto Features 1200 Stone Sculptures
Pants For Men Only – Penis Pants By Eldridge Cleaver In The 1970s
These Animal Constellation Cookies Are Out Of This World
French Designers Create A Tiny Bathroom In A Box
IKEA Shares How To Make 6 Types Of Furniture Forts During Quarantine
Artist Creates 3D Sculptures Of Ancient Deities And Mythological Creatures With A Modern And Surreal Twist
Vintage Adverts Of Hair Necessities For Men From The 1970s
What Do You Think of this Dessert Themed Public Toilet in Japan?
This Soviet Carpet Beach Towel!
Former Porn Star Sasha Grey Is Selling Official Merchandise For A Good Cause
This Girl Makes A Pop-Culture-Inspired Pies That Would Be A Sin To Cut
The Many Layers Of Japan Captured By The Photographer Hiro Goto
This Birdhouse Inspired Side Table Is Designed For Reading
Forget Garden Gnomes, Get a Huge Baby Tick Hybrid Instead!