Have you been digging The Fabulous Forum? The folks at Post & Beam have! They’re offering complimentary desserts with the purchase of pizza or large plates to guests who present their ticket stubs to the Forum show. Smart!
On August 23 will be an Institute Of Domestic Technology class about making the most of your tomatoes. It’s Saving The Seasons: Tomatoes and will be great fun for you home foodies.
To move from somewhat downer looks at food, let’s celebrate sweets with local illustrator T. Digneece. The artist did a little self-initiated project that sees ice cream turned into expressive, minimalist objects. They’re kind of like branding for a futuristic ice cream shop.
Venice’s Willie Jane has a special Summer Friday happening that could be a great way to get out of the office: from 11:30AM to 2:30PM, you can get some of their salads, sandwiches, and plates along with “botanical cocktails.” Yum!
Cara Lowe is a Pasadena based illustrator and artist. Her work is pretty great (particularly her drawings) but she does a pretty effective job of making cultural commentary. One of her works is a triptych of Christ’s life as told in a modern, fabled way that deals with America’s biggest enemy: obesity. It’s a clever little study of two things that don’t seem related but obviously have a dark, social connection.