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Skeuomorphism Gone Wild

This truck’s home base seems to be south of Maloney on Rt 376 and it occasionally passes me on the road:

Farmers and Chefs Food Truck

Farmers and Chefs Food Truck

My eye-blink reaction that it was a junker turns out to be completely wrong, as it sports a really great paint job (vinyl wrap?):

Farmers and Chefs Food Truck - Detail

Farmers and Chefs Food Truck – Detail

The junker aspect may not be quite what they expected…

I’m not sure that’s skeuomorphic, but I don’t know the proper term.

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  1. #1 by tantris on 2016-08-27 - 11:06

    Wow. They even made the paint chips peel and stick out.

    Not quite correct either maybe, but that’s the other term:
    Trompe-l’œil (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trompe-l'oeil)

    • #2 by Ed on 2016-08-27 - 12:50

      Ah! That’s much better.

      Congrats for finding the Unicode ligature, too…