Leslie A Schlak

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Hands Down the Best Way to Roast Potatoes - Hifow - Quick & Easy Recipes

Ingredients<p>2 pounds small Yukon Gold potatoes, scrubbed and quartered<p>1 tablespoon plus 1 1/2 teaspoons kosher salt<p>2 tablespoons plus 1 teaspoon …

Oatmeal Cream Pies

These oatmeal cookies, baked just until set, are soft and tender. The cream filling can also be used with gingersnap cookies, or use it to frost cupcakes.


Healthy Snack Recipes to Pack for School or the Office

A combination of yogurt, papaya, blackberries, raspberries, mint and granola, this snack (or dessert) only has 164 calories and 1 gram of fat.

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Yellow Butter Cake

This is the kind of classic, all-American layer cake that birthday memories are made of. It's guaranteed to please a crowd. To make an 8-inch layer cake, as featured on use 1 teaspoon salt and finish with . Adapted from


Origami Planter Covers

Looking to add a bit of flair to your household plants? These faceted paper covers are folded in five simple steps.


Breakfast Burrito

If you've got a long day ahead of you, this substantial but easy-to-prepare meal is just the ticket to make sure you eat well. And if you know things will be busy, these breakfast burritos can be set up the night before and made in 10 minutes or less the next morning. From the book "Mad Hungry," by …


Origami Bowls

A single sheet of paper can organize your desktop! These folded paper bowls take advantage of cardstock's sturdiness and bright hues to create cute containers to corral your smaller office supplies like paper clips, binder clamps, and push pins.


Monogram Love (Ridley’s Room Sneak Peek)

One of my favorite things in Ridley’s room is this letterpress monogram block. I played with a few different arrangements of this space but I just …


15 Unexpected Ways to Use Hand Lettering

Hand lettering of all forms has been rapidly filling our hearts and Instagrams, and we’re all about exploring the different ways to make your mark on more than just a notepad. As we embark on our 50 Days of Lettering creative challenge, where we commit to lettering something every day and sharing …

Third breakdown in year for $360M US Navy combat ships

<b>(CNN) —</b> For the third time in a year, one of the US Navy's $360 million littoral combat ships has been knocked out of action by mechanical problems.<p>The latest victim is the USS Freedom, which had seawater leak into one of its two main diesel propulsion systems on July 11, according to a Navy press …


The Real Bob Ross: Meet The Meticulous Artist Behind Those Happy Trees

We're not going to bury the lede here: Bob Ross' hair was actually straight. Just ask his longtime business partner, Annette Kowalski, who knew Ross better than anyone — he had just gotten out of the Air Force, and was unsuccessfully trying to make a living as a painter, she says.<p>"He got this …


31 DIY Projects That Will Make Your House Look Amazing

Give your home a mini makeover *without* committing to a huge renovation.

A One Size Fits All DIY Drawer Organizer Tutorial

We all know that the kitchen tool drawer can get messy fast. Housing everything from uni-tasking gadgets to everyday workhorses like cooking spoons, …

11 Secret Ingredients to Take Your Roasted Potatoes to the Next Level

How excited do you get when you think about roasted potatoes? Probably not very. There's nothing wrong with simply tossing potatoes with olive oil, salt, and pepper and calling it a day, but there are so many "secret" ingredients that will take your side dish from forgettable to memorable. With the …

21 Glorious Pieces Of Handwriting In The Most Unusual Places

Beauty can be found in the most unexpected places.

Hung Up

Feature | The show must go on

The fax was a page from the Antiques Trade Gazette: ‘For Sale – a very large quantity of Printers’ Wooden type mostly early 20th Century’, forwarded …


Behind the Stationery: Constellation & Co.

<i>I remember meeting Sara back at Tradeshow Bootcamp in 2013! Her aesthetic and authenticity caught my eye and I have been a fan ever since. I’m</i> …


The space between old and new technology

A must-read for anyone interested in typography, Typograph.Journal celebrates the creative process of the world’s best and brightest typographers, type designers, letterers, calligraphers, and printmakers. On the strength of the previous three volumes, the hotly anticipated fourth issue was released today!<p>Nicole Arnett Phillips, the Brisbane-based typographer behind Typograph.Journal says:<p>“Volume 04 demonstrates how great design responds to limitations of technology, while not allowing itself …

The Beauty of letterpress posterThis looks fun. The lettering is...

The Beauty of letterpress posterThis looks fun. The lettering is made up from letterpress tools and the composition has a Russian Constructivist …


londondesignz: Pick Me Up 2016: Alan Kitching — A Life in...

Gert Dunbar lecture — 1991. <br>Detail from the above print. <br>Typography: Alan Kitching exhibition — 1994. <br>English Heritage annual report — 1997. <br>Glory to …


VectorPress: Illustrator Letterpress

Adobe Illustrator Letterpress effects in seconds! <b>Join over 1,000 customers already using VectorPress</b><p>In the past whenever I want to add textures to my …

Hamilton studio All Sorts Press a throwback to letterpress printing

The idea to become a letterpress printer literally fell into the hands of Hamilton-based artist Sara Froese when she was passed a handbill advertising a local event a few years ago.<p>"That was a sort of printing I'd never really experienced before, and I just thought it was so satisfying to look at," …


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Letterpress and hand-drawn type collide in this long-distance project

Craig Black and Nicole Phillips are two typographers from two different hemispheres who have worked together to create distance-defying artwork. …


Free Letterpress Logo Mockup

A photorealistic mockup that will help you display your logo design in a sophisticated manner due to the letterpress effect. The PSD file includes a …


is a letterpress workshop in Berlin.

Letterpresso is what we drink ourselves all day. It keeps us healthy and awake when we print posters on the letterpress machines or produce P98a …

DIY Paper Hydrangeas

These lovely DIY paper flowers are a fun way to add spring flair to your home or make a charming housewarming gift!<p><b>Skill Level:</b> Moderate <b><br>Time …