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Artist makes celebrity portraits out of food on Instagram

Artist Jessie Bearden creates celebrity portraits out of food on her Instagram.
Artist Jessie Bearden creates celebrity portraits out of food on her Instagram. Instagram

Caitlyn Jenner made out of Wheaties? Check.

Notorious B.I.G. made out of ketchup and mustard? You bet.

And Rihanna made out of ice cream? That, too.

Artist Jessie Bearden has made a name for herself creating art, but we can’t imagine anything as important as her portrait of Elvis made out of Hershey’s chocolate syrup.

Bearden has created a number of prominent celebrities out of food on her Instagram, and it’s impossible not to be in awe of her work.

See for yourself:

 

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Because #caitlyn Thanks for the idea @lil_brunch

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“I got really sick of painting because it was just too limiting,” Bearden told People. “And pop culture seemed like a natural subject for me.”

Bearden said it usually takes her three to four hours to create each portrait, but her dedication hasn’t gone unnoticed — the artist recently scored deals with McDonald’s and Jelly Belly.

Here’s a look at some of her work for McDonald’s:

One thing’s for sure—Bearden’s portraits are way too good to eat.

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