A good point of the vegetables sculpture is...
You can express anything what you want to express with familiar food.
Chef of Japanese use cucumber "mukimono" for a osashimi
Koma（a top）for wasabi
from here, not for sashimi.....
Those are , let's say...Cucumber Art:)
the kappa (water imp)
different type of a statue of Buddha
I made a 9 Buddha for TV program which will broadcast in November.