Monthly Archives: June 2016

Femme Fatale

This is another of Tina Garceau’s shots from a photography elective that all illustration majors were required to take at The Philadelphia College of Art.

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St. Andrew’s Russian Orthodox Church

 

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Summer Salad

This salad came about as a way of using up leftover corn – there’s always a few ears lingering in the fridge after a barbecue and here’s a good way to use them up. 

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Potemkin

It’s always the case — I was looking for something else and I uncovered another treasure. This time I found a stash of Tina Garceau’s 35mm photo negatives from the Photo Elective course all illustration majors were required to take … Continue reading

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Easy Lemon Cake

This is what I call a “cheater cake” – it starts with a box mix that’s doctored up, with lemon pie filling swirled in, and is topped with a cream cheese – whipped cream frosting. It’s light, slightly sweet, with a … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day!

   

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Mount Sinai

  Slowly but surely it’s coming down! 

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The Acrobat

A member of the Almanac Dance Circus Theatre performing at the Fleisher Art Memorial ARTspiration event.

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Near 16th & Walnut Circa 1991

This is the paper counter of a Philadelphia art supply store I’ve written about before. Papers and art boards would be ordered as one would order meats and cheeses at a deli counter. A member of the large staff would … Continue reading

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Cherry Blueberry Galette

  Galettes – when there’s laundry to do and not a whole lot of time to make a pie. Make a single crust, pit the cherries with a chopstick over an empty water bottle, fill, fold, and bake! 

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