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Recipes

December FLAVORS: Texas Caesar Dip

still life painting

For my 2018 calendar, I invited art friends and colleagues to contribute their favorite FLAVOR combination, along with a recipe and a story. I received 12 great combos and I used the ingredients for my inspiration in my studio. This month I’m featuring the story and recipe for Texas Caesar Dip, submitted by artist Mona Jones…

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November FLAVORS: Cranberry-Orange Relish

For my 2018 calendar, I invited art friends and colleagues to contribute their favorite FLAVOR combination, along with a recipe and a story. I received 12 great combos and I used the ingredients for my inspiration.  This month I’m featuring the story and recipe of artist Gretha Linwood. I told her that I wanted to…

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October FLAVORS – Pecan Pie

For my 2018 calendar, I invited art friends and colleagues to contribute their favorite FLAVOR combination, along with a recipe and a story. I received 12 great combos and I used the ingredients for my inspiration.  This month I’m featuring artist and dear friend, Jo Reimer, who gave me her friend Novella’s recipe for Pecan…

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September FLAVORS – Dutch Pancake

Learn how to paint glass and reflections

For my 2018 calendar, I invited art friends and colleagues to contribute their favorite FLAVOR combination, along with a recipe and a story. I received 12 great combos and used the ingredients for the recipes as my inspiration. This month I’m featuring the story and recipe of artist Christy Stephens. Christy sent in a recipe…

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August FLAVORS – Fruit Kuchen

Learn about the 2018 FLavors calendar and one of its recipe contributors

For my 2018 calendar, I invited art friends and colleagues to contribute their favorite FLAVOR combination, along with a recipe and a story. I received 12 great combos and I used the ingredients for my inspiration. This month I’m featuring the story and recipe of artist Sarah Peroutka. Here is the still life I painted…

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May FLAVORS: Mushroom Risotto

Another recipe-inspired painting

For my 2018 calendar, I invited art friends and colleagues to contribute their favorite FLAVOR combination, along with a recipe and a story. I received 12 great combos and I used the ingredients for my inspiration. This month was Steve and David’s Mushroom Risotto. Here’s the original still life I set up. I thought this…

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March FLAVORS: Mexican Slaw

Mexican Slaw ingredients as still life

For my 2018 “Flavors” calendar, I invited friends and colleagues to contribute their favorite flavor combination, along with a recipe and a story. I received 12 great combos and I used those ingredients as my inspiration for 12 very unusual and unique paintings that make up this year’s calendar.   This month I’m featuring the…

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Sweet Potato Curry

This month's painting

For my 2018 calendar, I invited friends and colleagues to contribute their favorite FLAVOR combination, along with a recipe and a story. I received 12 great combos and I used the ingredients for my inspiration.       This month, I’m featuring the story and recipe of  Portland writer and editor, Madeleine Eno. Ever since…

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Red Pepper

Red pepper calendar painting

    RED PEPPER I used to stay away from any kind of bell peppers because my mother didn’t like them. Now, I love them! (Sorry, Mom!) This is a favorite marinara sauce in our house—one that my kids enjoy. —Annie Salness, www.anniesalness.com Roasted Red Pepper and Tomato Marinara Serves 4 Sauce: 13-14 miscellaneous tomatoes,…

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My 2018 Calendars are Here!

Professionally printed calendars by Annie Salness

I’m so excited to share my new 2018 calendar!  At the beginning of each year, I narrow down the theme of the coming year’s edition. This year I decided on the idea of “FLAVORS”. I asked 12 art friends and colleagues for their recipe and story submissions. I would use ingredients from their recipes as inspiration…

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