Quote Originally Posted by jp498 View Post
Cheese and cheesy (with respect to art) are adjectives very similar to camp and campy, but without the potential homosexual meanings some people apply to camp/campy. With respect to physical construction, cheesy is a negative term implying a poor quality of construction/design, such as something meant for disposable mass consumption rather than for ruggedness.
Kitsch and kitschy work, too, to denote a low-brow or tasteless quality.