Familiar Faces in Personal Places

Marie Hejl Saba makes playing with food not a childish game, but instead, an art. She uses everyday ingredients to create characters, celebrities, and other designs for her family eat and her 14,000+ followers on her Instagram @mariesaba to admire.

Saba has published a book called Cooking with Marie: On Any Occasion! and is also the host of the television show Cooking with Marie on HCTV. She has taken her passions for cooking towards social media, specifically Instagram, where she has been recognized by the actress Blake Lively who has reposted Saba’s work on her own page.

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Repost from @blakelively on Instagram

A few of the celebrities that she has recreated with her ingredients include: Adam Levine, John Mayer, Zach Galifianakis, and BJ Novak. The following photographs show six celebrities that Hejl has designed and posted on her Instagram.

Singer, Taylor Swift:

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Comedian, Ellen DeGeneres:Screen Shot 2016-02-11 at 11.27.26 AM

Actor, Ryan Reynolds:

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Actor, Ryan Gosling: Screen Shot 2016-02-11 at 11.22.24 AMActor, George Cloony:

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Actress, Reese Witherspoon:Screen Shot 2016-02-11 at 11.21.09 AM

From pasta, to bologna, bread, bacon, and to even hazelnut spread, Marie Hejl Saba continues her artwork and is currently finishing her collection of Food Valentines made up by cookie letters: and other foods.

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Photo courtesy of: @mariesaba

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