“Sugar Carpet,” Two Tons of Sweet, Obsessive Art

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“Sugar Carpet,” Two Tons of Sweet, Obsessive Art

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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

6 thoughts on ““Sugar Carpet,” Two Tons of Sweet, Obsessive Art

  1. ka1axy says:

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

  2. lol says:

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

  3. Calgary carpet says:

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

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Gareth Branwyn is a freelance 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 to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. And he has a new best-of writing collection and “lazy man’s memoir,” called Borg Like Me.

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