Giant sculpture of Roald Dahl's BFG (Big Friendly Giant) made out of Mr Kipling's Cakes



Working in collaboration with Mr Kipling's brand, Michelle Wibowo of Michelle Sugar Art reveals the 3 meter tall (sitting down) or about 7 m tall when standing up a life-size giant sculpture of Big Friendly Giant (BFG) from one of the famous Roald Dahl's Children storybook.

The sculpture was covered with around 7500 individual Mr Kipling's cakes from 7 variety, the skin was made using Viennese Whirls, his trousers and top half are made from different types of Angel Slices, plus a few Bakewell tarts around the shirts.

Concept:

BFG Character in Roald Dahl book

The new range of Mr Kipling Cakes celebrating Roald Dahl's book, notice the BFG Sketch which later is transformed into 3D by Michelle



Mapping variety of Mr Kipling's cake to the surface of BFG

A small scale model created using polymer clay


Michelle was busy at work in her barn-converted studio


Getting BFG out from Michelle's workshop in the evening when the weather is cool

Transporting such giant sculpture was a real challenge


Arrived undamaged at early morning Sunday 22nd June 2018, in situ with London's skyline backdrop at Primrose Hill north of London Zoo



Checkout  Michelle's previous work with Mr Kipling:



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