Japanese food artist carves fruits into incredible masterpieces using just an X-Acto knife

Playing with your food is generally frowned upon, but Japanese artist Gaku elevates humble fruits and veggies into art with his skilled and gorgeous carvings. With a simple x-acto knife, he transforms radishes, pitaya, apples, taro root and more.

Honoring and exploring the Japanese and Thai traditions of food carving, Gaku makes precise cuts into his chosen fruit or vegetable. His designs often take on traditional Japanese floral and wave patterns and are amazingly detailed and intricate,…

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