Ursula Gullow writes about The Imagined Realms of Jason Sabbides:
"Sabbides begins each painting with a monochromatic under painting, which he overlays repeatedly with glazes - developing highlights and shadows as he progresses. The forms are given the luminosity and timeless three-dimensionality of Renaissance works while evoking a magical and surreal experience."
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Asheville.FM posts they will be having a general meeting tonight (October 22nd) at Izzy's Coffee in West Asheville. More info
Jodi at the Short Street Cakes Blog gives her long time best friend, what else? A cake!
"I'm lucky that Lexi is my best friend. Lexi, on the other hand, is lucky that I'm a cake baker. Lexi really, really likes cake. Lexi and I have been best friends since the third grade."
Figs and Ginger has an insane whiteboard picture posted on their latest blog post charting their inventory needed for the upcoming holiday rush.
"wowzers. last night i decided to figure out our ‘ball park’ estimates for the holiday making season so i can get an idea of what i need to order. i estimate fairly high, keep in mind, but this is what i came up with. it may look like gibberish, but it’s a pretty insane amount of work! and very very exciting!"
Yes, We Cook! offers up a lentil and hemp seed loaf recipe that is sure to make all you obnoxious health freaks squeal with delight:
"Today, though I made a lentil/hemp loaf. I’ve made vegetarian nut loafs for my husband a number of times. Apparently they are popular in Britain and he grew up there. I’d never had or made one until I married him, and so the idea comes from the nut loaves I’ve made. They are essentially a vegetarian variant on meat loaf."
Oh, and be nice to Edgy Mama ok? Seriously. I'll beat your ass. Oh that's right, I forgot, you're insulting her anonymously. Pussies.