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.
Cocoanut Brownies: Retro Ad & Recipe - *I love Retro Chocolate Ads with Recipes. This one for Cocoanut Golden Brownies is from the 1950s.* Unfortunately are no longer made. The recipe says you ...
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