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The painting of this funnel cake (found on a sign at Maker Faire Austin, which is happening this weekend), looks like it has already been consumed and pushed through the human tube. The wavy and spiral lines rising from the treat are supposed to convey sparkly goodness, but they look more like flies and odor emanations.
Mark Frauenfelder is the founder of Boing Boing and the editor-in-chief of MAKE and Cool Tools. Twitter: @frauenfelder. His new book is Maker Dad: Lunch Box Guitars, Antigravity Jars, and 22 Other Incredibly Cool Father-Daughter DIY Projects