Yesterday, I linked to the article about the Anthopologie debacle: Recycled or 'valued' books for $2, 175 that you can put together yourself for $250. Sharon Fifer, author of the Jane Wheel series (including Killer Stuff), commented on Jim Rosenau's art from cast-off books in which he "celebrates titles and typeface using only books that were cast adrift and rescued by him." Sharon, herself, has three of his pieces. Jim lives in Berkeley, and I've experienced his work during OpenStudios. Here's a great piece for the Mystery Fan.
Butter Pecan Turtle Cookies: Holiday Retro Ad & Recipe - I just love *Retro Ads with Recipes*, and this one is especially fun for the holidays. Note the *wreath in the window,* and the Tagline: *Land O Lakes But...
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