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Dark Horse Wine Food Art Painting

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Celebrating the launch of a new delicious premium wine called Dark Horse by one of the largest wine producers in USA EJ Gallo, Michelle Wibowo created an optical illusion painting made of the variety of natural ingredients inspired by the blend of bold taste such as caramel, dried apple, cinnamon, and coffee beans.

Taking inspiration from Dark Horse's bold logo and playing on the fascination with optical illusions, Michelle created 'unexpected image' of horses, wine glasses and abstract background of Californian landscape.

Find out more about Dark Horse Wine

Kylo Ren Star Wars The Force Awakens Birthday Cake

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Michael, my husband is a huge fan of Star Wars and with the new Episode VII is coming up, he is very excited indeed. Celebrating his birthday I secretly made a special cake in a shape of Kylo Ren from upcoming The Force Awakens movie.

The entire office is excited, even we've got a lightsaber to cut the cake (oh well you know it is photoshoped)

The force is strong here
Better than bread knife - a lightsaber

Selection of drinks to compliment the cake.
Destroyed by the 'Force'.

Game of Thrones King's Landing Ginger Bread

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A giant replica of Game of Thrones’ fictional city King’s Landing, made entirely of gingerbread is currently on display at the Taste of London 2015 Tobacco Dock.

The food artist Michelle Wibowo of Michelle Sugar Art has designed this creation exclusively for HBO for this foodie event.


Ginger bread dough
Food Artist Michelle Wibowo is adding details to her creation: Game of Thrones King's Landing

This giant replica is measuring 4 by 5 feets (120 x 150 cms)

View from the top

Final Creation which is currently on display
For more information visit Taste of London 2015 from 19th - 22nd December 2015  Press: Event Magazine About Michelle Sugar Art

Cake Adventure 2015

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Warm welcome to 5 cake professionals from around the world who are joining Cake Adventure 2015. Cake Adventure is an exclusive package cake sculpting masterclass held in rural historical village of Lindfield in West Sussex England where Michelle's studio is located.













Cake Adventure 2015 Photo Album

BBC One Show

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Phil Tufnell from BBC is interviewing Michelle Wibowo of Michelle Sugar Art

Michelle Sugar Art was featured on the BBC's One Show on the October 6th.


Van Gogh's Portrait of Dr. Gatchet in Jelly Belly Beans

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Elements Shopping Malls has teamed up with Jelly Belly to spread message of 'Sweet Happiness' to the people of Hong Kong while inspiring them to unleash creativity and follow their dreams.



Transformation from Van Gogh's original painting - Pencil Sketch - Brightly-coloured version of Jelly Belly Painting
Michelle Sugar Art was commissioned to recreate 4-meter length Van Gogh's Portrait of Dr. Gatchet, one of the most expensive paintings in the world. 100,000 brightly coloured Jelly Belly Beans were used to inject 'sweet happiness' to the originally melancholic painting.


Around 100,000 expired Jelly Belly Beans (120 kg) were used to create the artwork.

Planning art-board. Around 24 different Jelly Belly Colours were carefully selected.
We teamed up with HongKong's youngsters, get creative, have fun, and work together on this giant masterpiece.
Getting ready and we also do live performance at the mall
At the Elements Shopping Mall

Details around the eye. It&#…

CBBC Marrying Mum and Dad Making a Dinosaur Egg-shaped Wedding Cake

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CBBC team was visiting Michelle Sugar Art Studio to create a weird and wonderful egg-shaped wedding cake for their Mum and Dad.

We're experimenting with different kind of fillings, from bake bean to tasty caramel

Having fun time making things! 

Yes, they've made a complete mess!

Dinosaur Egg Wedding Cake


Be sure to check out the sneak preview on CBBC










Kerrygold Giant Meadow Cake

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4 x 18 feet Giant Meadow Cake


Michelle Sugar Art and Kerrygold butter reveals a giant meadow cake measuring (2.5x4m) 8 x 14 feet long to the city dwellers at Finsbury Square Avenue in London on Wednesday 22 July 2015.

This half-tonne creation is made out of sculpted vanilla sponge cakes with buttercream filling, covered with fondant. There is a miniature farm house, a red barn and around 100 cows made of fondant.


Concept Drawing of Giant Meadow Cake
Michelle Wibowo is adding finishing touches to the giant creation

Getting ready to serve giant cake for London's city worker at Finsbury Avenue Square






Capturing Life with Birthday Cake

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How to capture someone's life in Birthday Cake?

Recently I was working with a well-known client to create unique birthday cake capturing her husband's life. We started with exploring of what he likes and all the 'things' that matter to him.



The bottom of the three-tiered cake was constructed from carved vanilla sponge cake in the shape of books that has inspired him. Photos from childhood memories were popping up as bookmarks.

The Middle tier is about family and personal life, the idea came from a pop-up book showing pictures of family member and all the things that personal to him.

The top tier represents professional life, his love for travel and gadgets and world that he has influenced in.



We have created something more than just celebration cake. It is a centrepiece that truly unique that captured someone's life.

Hope this post would inspire you or at least give you some ideas to tell story with cakes, let’s get baking!

M&M's Chocolate Edible Magazine Covers

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Celebrating UK's General Election in 2015, M&M's UK is also running Character Elections Campaign. The client requires an artwork to promote these two events.



Michelle Sugar Art was commissioned to recreate two magazine covers from the popular publication in the UK, ShortList and Stylist out of thousands M&Ms Chocolates.



Around 12,000 multi-coloured M&Ms Chocolates and 3kg icing sugar are among the ingredients to make these sweet creations.


Twitter Reaction: ShortList Magazine Cover made out of M&Ms