Friends, what you see here, was from 40 joined kilograms cheddar cheese and toothpicks together. Food artist Prudence Staite required five days, to the barn, Maria, Josef, Jesus, Magi, two donkeys, to make two sheep and a cow. Even the straw is made of cheese – in this case, finely grated cheese. the Daily Telegraph to:
She first softened the cheese in a special food processor, then formed each of her figures before putting all of the characters into the fridge again to firm up for display.
The tiny crib that contains the baby even includes shaved cheese as straw.
According to Staite, all the figures were equally tricky to make as the detail on their faces was so small. Her solution: A tiny magnifying glass.