Bow Tie for the Boy

Every year at Easter, I make a bow tie for The Boy. This year, I let him go through my fabric stash, and he selected this ancient swatch of fabric for this year’s tie. I think he did a good job – it works!

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Oyster Mushrooms

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Palm Weaving

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Feline Fridays

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Pill Poppin’ Truckers and Frankenstein Monsters

Ink drawing of Frankenstein

I’ve been sitting on the couch lately, doodling while watching trash on my Roku streaming box. I dumped Netflix over a year ago but hung onto Amazon’s Prime Video. It’s got a lot of popular movies, television series and compelling content produced by Amazon, but what I love is the video detritus used to pad out that library. It’s a combination of cinematic crap that they used to play all night on UHF stations and the dusty contents of every third-rate Mom-and-Pop video store from the early 1980s. It’s background noise that doesn’t require strict attention so that I can draw.

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Chicken Vegetable Casserole

I’m always looking for ways of using leftover chicken, and this is a delicious faux pot pie. Chicken and vegetables are layered in a pan and baking mix is poured on top. Easy to make, and a big hit with the fellas!

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52nd to 56th Street on the Market-Frankford El

52nd Street to 56th Street on the Market-Frankford El from Joe Williams on Vimeo.

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Feline Friday

Somebody's Got Shrimp
Somebody’s got shrimp!
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Tiled Entryway No. 703

It’s been a while since I’ve done a post on tiled entryways, however on Saturday, I ran into this beauty while doing some shopping on Fabric Row.

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