‘Intoxicating Spaces’

Biscuit (cookie) flavour: Orange, cardamom, and vanilla

Decoration: Royal icing base. All designs painted by hand with gel food colourings and vodka.

Context: Created for the ‘Intoxicating Spaces’ conference in July 2021. All designs based on botanical prints and paintings in the Wellcome Collection. The intoxicants pictured on the biscuits are (clockwise from top left): coffee, opium, cannabis, tobacco, coffee, cacao, sugar cane, tea.