All Blog Posts Tagged 'food' (153)

Beautifully Intricate Food Illustrations by Anna Keville Joyce

When food stylist Anna Keville Joyce’s pet bird died, she mourned for its loss in a tangible way. She utilized her professional creative skills to aid in the healing process, and the results are beautiful. A Tribute to Budgie is a series of elegant birds comprised of food and arranged on plates. Joyce came up with the images and crafted the illustrations while photographer Agustín…


Added by Sara Barnes on April 15, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments

How to Create Your Own Food Blog Using Squarespace

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Here at the My Modern Met, we've always been impressed by food photographers. Many of them are…


Added by alice on April 2, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Beautiful Maps of Countries Made Out of Real Food

Can you spot your country? In this striking new series, New Zealand-based artist Henry Hargreaves worked with New York-based stylist Caitlin Levin to create gorgeous maps all made out of food. Make that real food. Originally inspired by a passion for travel, the two…


Added by alice on March 12, 2014 at 8:30am — 4 Comments

Michelangelo Masterpiece Recreated Using Half a Billion Sprinkles

Talk about a "sweet" piece of art! Award-winning food artist Michelle Wibowo of Michelle Sugar Art recently recreated one of Michelangelo's finest masterpieces, The Creation of Adam, out of cake decorations, or more specifically 10,000 marshmallows and around half a billion cake sprinkles! The original painting adorns part of the Sistine Chapel ceiling and was painted…


Added by alice on February 20, 2014 at 9:30am — 1 Comment

Grumpy Cat and Boo Transformed Into Delicious Cake Pops

If you know anything about Grumpy Cat and Boo, then the next time you are planning a party, here is a great idea for some delicious favors. The concept was recently featured on Bakerella, a baking and decorating blog run by Angie Dudley and filled with all kinds of creative sweet treats. When Dudley discovered that Chronicle Books, publisher of her own cake pops book, was…


Added by katie hosmer on September 18, 2013 at 10:42am — No Comments

Diver Almost Gets Swallowed Up By a Whale Shark

This photo will make your heart beat a little faster with the uneasy thought of being eaten by a whale shark! Professional marine photographer Mauricio Handler captured the intense moment during a dive in Isla Mujeres, Mexico, when more than 600 of the 40-foot-long animals gathered to feed on tuna spawn.

The massive whale shark, the largest fish in the sea, was in the middle of…


Added by katie hosmer on August 4, 2013 at 8:38am — 1 Comment

Tiny People's Wonderful World of Food, The Book

Though many artists and photographers have tried to enter the world of miniature people, few have ever succeeded. Seattle-based photographer Christopher Boffoli seems to have found his way in, perhaps by offering them delicious peace offerings or food! For the past few years, the Boffoli has been taking…


Added by alice on June 4, 2013 at 10:00am — 1 Comment

Culturally Unique Breakfasts from Around the World


Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, though it may look and taste different depending on where you're from. While in America it is not out of the ordinary to have a stack of flapjacks and bacon as a morning meal, it is wildly different from Thailand's customary fish, pork, and rice dish.



Added by Pinar on May 9, 2013 at 11:30am — No Comments

Creative Food Art That Will Surely Brighten Your Day

She couldn't have expected it. You see, for Ida Skivenes it started off simply. She didn't start posting photos on Instagram to gain thousands of followers or to become a widely popular food artist. Rather, in June 2012, she saw a photo on the Internet of two pieces of toast that looked like a bear and a fox and she…


Added by alice on April 3, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments

Edible Abraham Lincoln Memorial Gingerbread Sculpture

During the holiday season, gingerbread goodies seem to pop up everywhere. From gingerbread houses to gingerbread cookies, and even lattes, the flavor is extremely prominent for about three solid months. This year, baker Patti Paige decided to turn that flavor into something more than just your traditional cookie cottage with a new and clever idea. She created this…


Added by katie hosmer on December 6, 2012 at 10:00am — No Comments

Incredibly Realistic Miniature Meals

Don't these miniature meals look good enough to eat? The handmade sculptures are the work of Israeli artist Shay Aaron who seems to have the perfected the art of clay food! In fact, he's even selling these mini treats on Etsy as jewelry! Care to have a croissant and coffee necklace or salmon sushi earrings? Talk about a…


Added by alice on April 14, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments

How to Create Your Own Food Blog Using Squarespace

This post is sponsored by Squarespace. A better web starts with your website.

Here at the My Modern Met, we've always been impressed by food photographers. Many of them are…


Added by alice on March 24, 2012 at 3:30pm — No Comments

6 Best Travel Food Blogs

Heading to Paris or Rome? Looking to spend some time in Asia? As any traveler will tell you, enjoying the local food is one of the greatest experiences one can have. Before you hit the road, we've put together a list of websites you'll want to check out that will guide you to the best restaurants around.

See our hand-picked list over at…


Added by alice on February 13, 2012 at 9:48am — No Comments

Planetary Chocolates Are Out of This World

L’éclat, the chocolate boutique of the Righa Royal Hotel Japan, has created beautiful planetary chocolates that look too pretty to resist. The chocolates are edible replicas of the planets Mercury (coconut mango), Venus (cream lemon), Earth (cacao), Mars (orange praline), Jupiter (vanilla), Saturn (rum raisin), Uranus (milk tea) and Neptune (cappuccino).



Added by Claire on January 18, 2012 at 1:00pm — 1 Comment

Top 6 Apps for the Ultimate Foodie

For this week's tips, we present to you six apps you're going to want to have if you believe you're the ultimate foodie. What qualifies as a foodie? If you're one of those people who daydreams about your last great meal, who believes eating is a treasured experience, or who looks forward to your next meal even before you've finished your last, then most likely you're a foodie or…


Added by alice on January 11, 2012 at 8:22am — No Comments

Unique Celebratory Desserts from Different Cultures

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Regardless of culture or religion, food plays a central role…


Added by alice on December 13, 2011 at 8:00am — 6 Comments

If Fashion Brands Designed Cupcakes...

Food isn't just for eating, as we've all seen, it can also be associated with art and photography. For prop stylist, Lisa Edsälv food art means designing cupcakes that replicate famous couture brands such as Chanel, Christian Louboutin, Louis Vuitton, and Vera Wang.

Each of the…


Added by Claire on December 7, 2011 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Hilarious Muppet Cake Pops

With the impending release of the Disney's The Muppets (in theaters November 28th), the furry, lovable characters can be found everywhere. Just on this site alone, we've seen retro concert posters,…


Added by Alyssa Anda on November 15, 2011 at 1:35pm — 1 Comment

Seasonal Dinner Plate Landscapes

As we've seen before, food isn't only for eating, it can also be used for art! That's the way Andrea Bricco also sees it. This Wisconsin native grew up working for her parents in the restaurant business. It was during this period of her life that she learned to appreciate the art of food… Continue

Added by Claire on November 9, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Fine Art of Food

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Added by alice on November 8, 2011 at 7:00am — 2 Comments

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