This Artist Creates Delicious Plant-Looking Cakes That Would Look Good on any Balcony

It’s undeniable: food art is something that appeals to every age and every demographic the world over. From moms who use culinary ingenuity to make kids eat well-balanced meals such as Australian mother Laleh Mohmedi, known for her superhero-themed plates, to people who work on getting students to eat healthier such as Saudi Arabian cook Ohoud al-Hamed, known for using food art to create fun and nutritious meals for specialized schools, food art is a tool many use to create a wonderous and delicious world for many to enjoy.

Joining the wave of food artists to take over the internet is Leslie Vigil, a woman who is becoming well-known on Instagram for her lifelike succulent, cacti, and floral cakes. A quick scroll down her page and you immediately enter a botanical wonderland of scrumptious, homemade cakes. This Californian-based artist has over 720 posts to date showcasing her baking and creative skills, giving the viewer the impression that her kitchen is actually a garden filled with beautiful and edible art. Check it out:
 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Something something unicorn day! Traveling back home today... then back to caking later this week

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“Music gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and life to everything.”

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One last look of this succulent cascade. Nature never ceases to amaze and inspire... Happy Earth Day!

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One of my favorite ways to arrange my buttercream botanicals is in the form of crescent moons

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A throwback + flash forward to summer

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Jeepers Creepers Creepy blooms made with buttercream, Wilton piping tip no. 123, and Wilton eyeball icing decorations.

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