If the craziest cakes you've seen in your life are the mounted wedding pieces, then the artist of the day may be taking off your jaw. Because here, there is no question of keeping the classic shape of the cake but more to create the impossible with life-size reproductions animals and other scenes of everyday life.
You have understood, the extraordinary talent of Dorothy Klerck rests in the genius of cake carving. But above all, in therealism with which she reproduces her model subjects. With her new company that she created, named Eat, Cake, Party, Dorothy claims to realizeedible art". Indeed, it is about animal sculptures (or others) real size, long conservation and defying even the laws of gravity!
Yet, it's at home, within an hour of Cape Town, that everything started. Graduate in art and in love with design she had a habit of spending time with her little business of handmade cards and helping her husband Tobie in his farm business. And it was only when she started making birthday cakes for her own children that Dorothy discovered that she had some talent for art pastry.
And if you like this unusual art, then we advise you to watch the crazy cakes and fascinating BrazilianRick Zavala or those of the Russian confectionerTortik Annushka which are inspired by famous works.
Today, she is exposed in the biggest salons of pastry and of course participates in many contest (which she often wins) in this discipline! Now recognized around the world for her incredible works, Dorothy and her work never stopInspire and to amaze the crowds.
Just in case, because theillusion is total: do not forget that all these images are actually cakes 😉
Imagined by: Dorothy Klerck