Category Archives: Food

Squash

Acrylic on panel. 16″x 20″. Link to my website. … and now to cook and eat Curried Squash Soup (adapted from RICARDOcuisine.com) 2 onions, chopped 2 cloves garlic, chopped 1 tbsp fresh ginger, peeled and chopped 2 tbsp olive oil … Continue reading

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What’s cooking?

Still Life in Kitchen, acrylic on wood, 30″x22″.

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Arty Chokes

Still Life with Artichokes, acrylic on wood panel, 16″ x 20″ I LOVE artichokes. And I love watching Melissa Clark’s (New York Times) food videos.  Painting paired with cooking: a perfect creative combination, like Melissa’s unbelievably delicious Braised Chicken with … Continue reading

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Soup song

BOUILLABAISSE 11″x 13″, acrylic on wood panel (1.5″ deep) For a mouth watering bouillabaisse follow Amanda Hesser’s simple recipe. If you would like to savour this painting, it’s on sale online until April 30 at the North Shore Artists’ Guild online … Continue reading

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Chard

Now that I’ve painted my Swiss chard I can cut it and eat it!  I’ll cook it according to Melissa Clark’s recipe: Ingredients: 2 bunches Swiss chard, stems removed 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 garlic cloves, minced Large pinch crushed … Continue reading

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The Story of Stuff

When we design new things, the old things become obsolete.  What happens to everything that is discarded?  Annie Leonard has the answer in The Story of Stuff.    When you have watched The Story of Stuff watch The Monkey People … Continue reading

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Food in brief

I love Maureen Evans’ cleverness in reducing recipes to twitter limits. Look up her latest concoctions at twitter.com/cookbook or read about her in the NY Times article.    

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