Fruit carving turns watermelon into a work of art

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(CBS) - And now for some food that's too pretty to eat. If you've never heard of the ancient east Asian art of food carving (and you wouldn't be the only one,) then you're in for a treat. Watch as artist Vid Nikolic transforms a watermelon into an incredible piece of floral art.

It's always interesting to watch a work of art in progress, but the way that this fruit carving continues to expand is fascinating. You can check out the aptly named CarvingFruits.com for more information on this unique - and tasty - art form.