Carlson Mondays (Every Other Monday)

All paintings found on larrycarlson.bigcartel.com

Hello fellow art lovers! It’s Monday and you know what that means! Yes, it’s time for us to take a look at some more trippy paintings. Now, let’s dive into the wonderful world of Larry Carlson!

  • Misty Morning by Larry Carlson Pigment print on metallic paper

This is a breathtaking work by “Computer Guru”, Larry Carlson. It’s a frosty snow scene with a leafless tree and many bushes. The mist is a splendid array of colors that really gives the work a calming atmosphere. Tell me what you think of this piece in the comments’ section below.

musty

  • Crazy Little Woodpeckers by Larry Carlson Pigment print on metallic paper

This is another ultra trippy work by “Master Surrealist”, Larry Carlson.  It’s another outdoor scene with a very psychedelic sky. There are also various woodpeckers in many parts work. We also see a strange cat with 3 pairs of eyes. The most fascinating part of the painting is the strange space pattern made out of zoobs. Tell me what you think of this piece in the comments’ section below.

clw

 

More Fascinating Creatures Of The Sea (Every Other Tuesday)

Sea creatures found on en.wikipedia.org

Hello fellow Marine Biologists! It’s Tuesday, and you know what that means! Yes, it’s time to take a look at some more interesting sea creatures. Now, let’s go for a dive!

  • Pacu (Colossoma macropomum) Size: Up to 3.5 ft Weight: Up to 88 pounds Habitat: South America 

The Pacu is an incredibly creepy fish that’s related to the piranha. The fish has square human-like teeth and a slight overbite. Despite its unsettling appearance the Pacu only eats plant material. They can be found in pet shops, and are also known as “vegetarian piranha”.

pacu   

  • Spookfish (Macropinna microstomaSize: Under 20 cm Habitat: 400-2,500 m deep 

The Spookfish is a very strange creature that lives in the deep sea. It has large telescopic eyes and a long, slender body. It doesn’t have teeth, and its eyes help them see in the dark ocean.

spool

Asher’s Art Gallery (Every Other Monday)

Hello fellow art lovers! It’s Monday, and my Art Gallery is open once again! I hope you guys are ready for some awesome works. Now, have fun exploring my Gallery!

  • Roast (Part of The Daros Suite of Thirty-two Drawings) by Jean-Michel Basquiat 1982-83 Acrylic, oil paintstick, pastel, crayon, charcoal, and pencil on paper

This is a incredibly unique work by ” The Late and Great”, Basquiat. It has all of his unique traits such as repeated words and vibrant splashes of color. We also see on of his trademark “heads” to the left of the work. Unlike his other skeletal faces, this one is multicolored and scribbled on with a white marker. The black background really brings out the colors of the face. The self titled, “Roast” is an extremely realistic roasted goose. Tell me what you think of this piece in the comments’ section below.

roast

 

  • The Temptation of St Antony by Max Ernst 1945 Oil on canvas

This is a colorful, but unnerving work by “European Surrealist”, Ernst. The piece appears to take place near a lake that’s surrounded by many rocks. There are also many creepy, almost Lovecraftian creatures residing in the lake. St Antony is covered in bright orange robe, and appears to be immense pain. The creatures remind me of deep sea fish, and they definitely can put the viewer on edge. I find this piece to be strangely compelling, because of the seemingly pristine body of water. While, it’s not a piece for everyone, I still find it to be pretty amazing. I am really looking forward to your opinions in the comments’ section below.

twempt 

Asher’s Pub (Thursdays)

Drinks found on thedrunkenmoogle.com and drinksmixer.com

Hello fellow mixologists! It’s Thursday, and my Pub is open once again! I hope you guys are ready for some awesome drinks. Now, let me fix you up something special!

  • Bayard Fizz Cocktail

Ingredients

  • 2 oz gin
  • 1 tbsp maraschino liqueur
  • 1 tbsp fresh lime juice
  • 1 tsp raspberry syrup
  • fill with soda water

Directions: Shake with ice and strain over ice cubes in a highball glass. Fill with sparkling water and garnish with fresh raspberries.

fizz

 

  • Waltz of the Moon (Final Fantasy VII Cocktail) (Drink created by Scrollbar.dk)

Ingredients

  • 1 cl Bols Lychee
  • 1 cl Bols Banana
  • 3 cl Apple Juice
  • 2 cl Orange Juice

Directions: Shake with ice and strain into Cocktail glass. Add a lime wedge for a garnish.

waltz

Carlson Mondays (Every Other Monday)

All paintings found on larrycarlson.bigcartel.com

Hello fellow art lovers! It’s Monday, and you know what means! Yes, it’s time for us to take a look at some more incredible works. Now, let’s dive into the amazing world of Larry Carlson!

  • Poolside by Larry Carlson Pigment print on metallic paper

This is a wonderful piece by “Computer Guru”, Larry Carlson. The work is an outdoor scene with a fiery mesh-covered background. There’s a female figure in the center of the work with a zebra patterned body. The “pool” is also made of mesh, and is a gorgeous light blue. Tell me what you think of this piece in the comments’ section below.

poold   

 

  • Full Buck Moon by Larry Carlson Pigment print on metallic paper

Here we have another amazing art piece by “Master Surrealist”, Larry Carlson. This work is an awesome blend of Realism and Surrealism. The bottom of the piece depicts a single buck standing on a rock, which is surrounded by trees. As you gradually rise up, the image gets more psychedelic, and your eyes are met with an amazing rainbow display of shapes. This looks incredibly beautiful, and you can tell that a lot of care went into it. You then get to the “Moon”, which is surrounded by a blue and red aura. I love the look of this work, and I would love to hear your opinions about it in the comments’ section below.

full buck moion 

Asher’s Pub (Thursdays)

Drinks found on thedrunkenmoogle.com and drinksmixer.com

Hello fellow Mixologists! It’s Thursday, and my Pub is open once again! I hope you guys are ready for some great drinks. Now, let me fix you up something special!

  • YRP (Final Fantasy X-2 Cocktail) (Drink created by Scrollbar.dk)

Ingredients

  • 2 cl Dark Rum
  • 2 cl Bols Peach
  • 2 cl Passoa
  • 5 cl Apple Juice
  • 2 lime wedges

Directions: Shake ingredients and serve with ice in a highball glass. Add lime wedges and enjoy.

wrp

 

  • Everpurple Cocktail

Ingredients

  • 1 oz Everclear® alcohol
  • 6 oz ginger ale
  • 1 scoop grape juice concentrate
  • 1 handful ice

Directions: Add everclear, muddle in grape juice concentrate then add ginger ale and ice.

evert

Yokai Wednesdays

Creatures found on yokai.com

Konbanwa, everyone! It’s Wednesday, and you know what that means! Yes, it’s time for us to take a look at some fascinating yokai. Now, let’s go on a journey to the “Land of the Rising Sun”!

  • Chirizuka kaio is a very strange creature of Japanese mythology. It’s depicted as a small red oni with a gold crown on its head. It’s known as the “King of Animated Trash”. 

chir

 

  • Sarugami are ferocious creatures of Japanese folklore. They’re depicted as large wild monkeys. They can speak the human language, and are extremely intelligent. Almost every human reaction with Sarugami ends with violence, and they can only be slain by brave samurai.

saru