Making comics is pretty easy if you ask me (not really), but making a comic-cookie? That’s a whole new ball game.
Penny Arcade has been doing an annual dickerdoodles contest. I think the idea is self-explanatory, but I took it in a different direction last year and created a pastry in the likeness of a different kind of dick – one Jack Thompson. I used the Penny Arcade comic as inspiration.
I thought I’d share the photos with our readers. To the right is me with the finished product, and below is a “making of” strip. The video-game hating fear-monger was made from sugar cookie and then decorative frosting. The hardest part was cutting out the shape, finding that when I baked it the shape didn’t hold, and then cutting again. (more…)