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The Astounding World of Jelly Belly Art

We all know what paint and a paintbrush can do. But paint is by no means the limit in the world of art. Jelly Belly beans—that’s right, jelly beans—have become one of the most internationally-celebrated art tools out there. In Shanghai China, a 39-foot-long art piece made of 629,000 Jelly Belly beans set the Guinness World Record in 2010 for largest candy art. In case you needed convincing.

From famous faces to classic art recreations, here is some of the most astounding art the Jelly Belly Candy Company corporation has to offer.

1. Harry Potter

From renowned Jelly Belly artist Kristen Cumings, here’s everyone’s favorite wizard.

2. George Clooney

As it turns out, George Clooney is still one of the world’s most handsome men, even in Jelly Belly form.

3. Princess Diana

Always elegant, here’s Princess Diana. Isn’t her tiara incredible?

4. Lady Liberty

And since we’re talking about tiaras…

5. Starry Night

To whom should we give the credit for this masterpiece? Kristen Cumings or Vincent Van Gogh?

6. Minnie Mouse

Isn’t she sweet?

7. Lion Fish

I wonder what combination of flavors it took to create this mosaic.

8. Dragon

Or Mushu, depending on how deep your inner Disney nerd runs.

9. Marilyn Monroe

In this case, Jelly Belly beans are a girl’s best friend.

10. Anchors Away

If these were Life Savers and not Jelly Belly beans, there’d be a whole lot more punning going on here.

11. The Great Wave

Kristen Cumings does it again with this incredible piece of art recreation!

12. In Your Arms – Music Video

And finally, after two years of hard work, twenty-six-year-old singer/songwriter Kina Grannis stars alongside 288,000 Jelly Belly beans in this incredible music video! View it here!

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