- Kazuki Yamamato creates turns his hands to both portraits and sculpture
- The barista has created bunnies, hippos and even giraffes
- His skills have earned him 82,000 followers on Twitter
If you like to play with the froth on your coffee, here’s a challenge for you – could you make something as striking as these?
The rabbit, hippo and giraffe emerging from the coffee cups are the astonishing work of a barista in a Japanese cafe. Japanese latte artist Kazuki Yamamoto has taken coffee art to a higher level. While others may try swirling their flat images on foam, the 26-year-old specialises in building 3-D sculptures, some of them even climbing out of one cup and into another.