Jesus, Joel!Photograph: Eater San Francisco / Open Home Bakery
A bakery in San Francisco constructed a sculpture of a Final of Us Clicker, one of many sequence’ menacing, mushroom-infested zombies, out of bread. And it seems to be fairly darn scary.
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The life-size Clicker sculpture, whose official title is “The Final of Crust,” was made by One Home Bakery, a mother-daughter store. In an interview with Eater San Francisco, homeowners Catherine and Hannalee Pervan revealed that they fell in love with HBO’s Final of Us TV present and determined to strive their hand at making a sculpture of the contaminated enemy for the 16th annual Downtown Benicia Important Road Scarecrow Contest.
“And let’s be sincere, we additionally fell in love with Pedro Pascal,” Hannalee instructed Eater San Francisco.
Get in line, Pervans. All of us love that man. However anyway, again to bread.
Picture: Eater San Francisco / Open Home Bakery / Kotaku
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By now you’re most likely asking your self how such a big sculpture was made out of bread, in addition to how lengthy such a creative culinary course of would take. In keeping with the SF Chronicle, it took the One Home Bakery group over 400 hours to make the Clicker statue. How’d they do it? Nicely, the method apparently concerned wrapping a bunch of balloons in a skinny layer of dough after which baking them to evoke the contaminated zombie’s dirty fungal look.
“When the popped balloon is eliminated, it leaves behind these actually unusual pod-like shapes we have been ready to make use of,” Catherine instructed SF Chronicle.
This isn’t the primary time One Home Bakery made a pop culture-inspired sculpture out of bread. In truth, final yr the bakery made a Star Wars sculpture of Han Solo frozen in carbonite known as “Pan Solo,” which took dwelling second-place on the 2022 occasion.
Time will inform whether or not One Home Bakery’s video game-inspired bread sculpture will eat up the opposite companies’ entries when this yr’s Scarecrow Contest takes place on October 23.