This “Sugar Carpet (Tapis de sucre)” by Montreal-based artist Aude Moreau was made with over two tons of sugar, laid out perfectly evenly across an expansive floorspace, then decorated in a Persian rug motif with charcoal and food coloring.

Two Tons of Refined Sugar, Perfectly Laid Out As A Persian Carpet

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn is a freelancer writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor for Boing Boing and WINK Books. And he has a new best-of writing collection and “lazy man’s memoir,” called Borg Like Me.

  • ka1axy

    The ants go marching two by two; Hurrah! Hurrah!

  • lol

    “The …Rats… go marching two by two; Hurrah! Hurrah!”

  • Calgary carpet

    That is a very cool rug! Beautiful in that giant room!