Jessica Dance Knits Comfort Food... Literally and Figuratively | Brown Paper Bag Jessica Dance is an art director, model maker, and prop stylist who specializes in handcrafted models. I’ll say! Check out this series of knitted comfort foods that totally gives new meaning to the phrase. As someone who knows how to knit (poorly), I am super impressed with the forms themselves and detailing on items like sausage and bacon. All photography is by David Sykes. This piece isn’t apart of her comfort foods series… but goes with the theme of what she’s doing. Christmas Jell-O Shots new! Christmas 2009 We’re on a roll after our Halloween Jell-O shot extravaganza. Egg-cellent Eggnog Whether you like it or not, eggnog is a holiday standby. Eggnog Gelatin Shots 1 packet Knox unflavored gelatin 1 cup water ¼ cup sugar 1 cup premade eggnog from the dairy case 1/2 cup Bourbon, Brandy, Rum, or a mixture of them Additional nutmeg (ground or freshly grated) if desired In a saucepan, sprinkle the gelatin over 1 cup cold water and let sit for a few minutes. Eggnog Pudding Shots 3 oz. pkg Jell-O Instant Vanilla Pudding Mix 1 cup cold milk 1/2 cup Bourbon, Brandy, Rum, or a mixture of them 8 oz. container Cool Whip, thawed ½ tsp Nutmeg, ground or fresh grated Whipped cream (optional) Combine milk and liquor. Jell-O Shots Just Like Grandma Used to Make These are based on an actual liquor shot called the Gingerbread Man, but we’ve added our own special touches. You may see a little bit of curdling caused by the Irish cream. Gingerbread Gelatin Shots Like an Arctic Blast in Your Mouth
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Starving Artist Recipes I used to live in Seattle and one of the big things I miss about that city is Tom Douglas’s Serious Pie restaurant. It is seriously intense, with their stone-encased applewood burning ovens, exclusive charcuterie, and artisan cheeses. But my fav is their Yukon Gold Potato with Rosemary and Pecorino Romano Pizza. While flights from LA to Seattle aren’t super expensive, making this pizza (or as close to it as possible) is a better alternative. You need to be a bit organized to get the timing right, but it’s very worth the time so stick with it. Makes: 2 pizzasTime: 30 minutesPizza Dough Ingredients: 3 3/4 cup bread flour, 2 1/2 tsp active dry yeast, 3/4 tsp salt, 3/4 tsp sugar, 1 1/3 cup lukewarm water, a few drops of olive oilPizza Topping Ingredients: 3-4 large yukon potatoes, 3 tsp salt, 1/2 yellow onion, 2-3 sprigs of fresh rosemary, pepper, a few drops of olive oil, 2-3 tbsp grated parmesan cheese 5:00pm: In a large bowl combine the flour, yeast, salt and sugar.
Luca federico babina Pinup art that kicks you in the teeth @lodown: That's the exact same impression I got from the images. I guess the intention wasn't to subvert, just 'put a new spin on', which is a shame. I like the images well enough, but 'oooh, pretty' doesn't make for very good art, it's just pretty. @lodown: No intention to subvert pinups. @silver-bolt: Well, that's why I said, "if". It seems to me that some of these illustrations depict beautiful women in classic pin-up style, but also dressed in outfits or in situations that reference BDSM, fascism, and gory violence. The women here are depicted as threatening, aggressive and even sadistic, but they're still sexy in the usual way (hourglass figures, Caucasian features, long limbs, able-bodied, etc.) I think a true subversion of the genre would be to depict non-typically pretty women (or men or transgendered persons) in the same sort of luscious, cheesecake poses. These are just idle thoughts, though.
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