Innovative Russian Bakery Uses ‘Brushstroke’ Decorations To Create The Most Amazing Cakes

Innovative Russian Bakery Uses 'Brushstroke' Decorations To Create The Most Amazing Cakes

Looking almost too good to eat the cakes of Moscow-based bakery Kalabasa have been setting off a new trend over on Instagram that involves decorating cakes with colourful icing that takes inspiration from one of the art world’s most key elements, the humble brushstroke. Continue reading »

This Girl is Doing Halloween Decorations Totally Right!

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Christine McConnell is an artist, photographer and baker who has recently gained notoriety for decorating her parents’ house as a six eyed monster. Continue reading »

“Potemkin Village” – A Fake Urban Decorations Among The Ufa City

“The phrase “Potemkin village” (also “Potyomkin village”, derived from the Russian: Потёмкинские деревни, Potyomkinskiye derevni) was originally used to describe a fake portable village, built only to impress. According to the story, Grigory Potemkin erected the fake portable settlement along the banks of the Dnieper River in order to fool Empress Catherine II during her journey to Crimea in 1787. The phrase is now used, typically in politics and economics, to describe any construction (literal or figurative) built solely to deceive others into thinking that some situation is better than it really is. Some modern historians claim the original story is exaggerated”. – Wikipedia.

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In this photo taken on Sunday, July 5, 2015, police officers walk along a giant poster to give an improved appearance, in downtown Ufa, Russia. Ufa will host SOC (Shanghai Cooperation Organization) and BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) summits July 7 to July 9, 2015. (Photo by Vadim Braydov/AP Photo)
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Holiday Decorations Around the World

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Children play with foam as festive lighting is pictured at the Garden by the Bay, showcasing Christmas Wonderland for the holiday season, in Singapore on December 19, 2014. Christmas Wonderland at the Garden by the Bay, the first of its kind in Southeast Asia, is displaying Luminaire light sculptures from Italy as part of the upcoming Chirstmas celebration in Singapore. (Photo by Mohd Fyrol/AFP Photo)
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Christmas Decorations in Germany

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A house and garden is illuminated ahead of Christmas in Olching near Munich December 11, 2014. The house is decorated with more than 30,000 lights. Every year hundreds of houses across Germany are decorated by their owners with lights ahead of Christmas. (Photo by Michaela Rehle/Reuters)
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Chinese New Year 2012: Pictures of Dragon Decorations in China

Chinese New Year 2012: Pictures of Dragon Decorations in China
Pedestrians walk past an art piece with images of a dragon and other Chinese Zodiac figures created by cutting patterns in paper as part of Lunar New Year celebrations at a shopping mall in Nanjing, Jiangsu province. The Lunar New Year, or Spring Festival, begins on Jan. 23 and marks the start of the Year of the Dragon, according to the Chinese zodiac. (REUTERS/China Daily China Dail) Continue reading »

Artist Creates Amazing Picture from Cake Decorations

Joel Brochu, a fine art student meticulously created the piece using 221,184 coloured sugary balls usually used on cakes and ice cream. The Canadian artist said he used double-sided sticky tape to attach the myriad of sprinkles to a board using a customised template.

Artist Creates Amazing Picture from Cake Decorations

Shower of sprinkles: Artist Joel Brochu created a work of art that appears as a high definition photograph however it was created using thousands of sprinkles. Continue reading »