PHOTOS: Food artists create revolting, realistic cakes

Cakes don’t always have to look sweet, and the bakers of the Eat Your Heart Out collective have created some of the world’s most gruesome desserts.

Food artists will join Eat Your Heart Out for the third year at a pop-up shop in London (specific location to be determined) from Oct. 27 to 29 to create stunningly repulsive desserts just in time for Halloween.

The theme is Feed the Beast, and Eat Your Heart Out has already leaked a few preview photos of some of the cakes and chocolates, which include creepily realistic severed feet and hands. The food artists must use Kraken Rum in their items and steer away from traditional Halloween themes like ghosts and witches.

A previous theme for the pop-up shop was 18+; bakers sold vagina and STD-inspired cupcakes.

Miss Cakehead, director of the event, sells other impressively macabre confection year-round on her site: http://misscakehead.bigcartel.com.

Learn more about Eat Your Heart Out: http://evilcakehead.com




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