Mama Sam

RSS

Posts tagged with "food art"

CAN’T WAIT TIL MAY 4TH OH BOY OH BOY OH BOY.
RIGHT: Iron Man (rice paper/food color, tortilla), rice.
LEFT: carrots, grilled arc reactors eggplant, hamburger with sriracha, dried fruit chips (banana and pineapple).
For the suit, I thought I’d try out layering the TEN MILLION GAWDDAMN separate pieces of rice paper instead of doing nori lines but I’m not sure how I feel about it, since it’s hard to see the detail in the picture. Hmm. Maybe nori mixed in next time? Hell if I know :/

CAN’T WAIT TIL MAY 4TH OH BOY OH BOY OH BOY.

RIGHT: Iron Man (rice paper/food color, tortilla), rice.

LEFT: carrots, grilled arc reactors eggplant, hamburger with sriracha, dried fruit chips (banana and pineapple).

For the suit, I thought I’d try out layering the TEN MILLION GAWDDAMN separate pieces of rice paper instead of doing nori lines but I’m not sure how I feel about it, since it’s hard to see the detail in the picture. Hmm. Maybe nori mixed in next time? Hell if I know :/

LEFT: stir fried bok choy, broiled salmon belly, eggplant and carrot flowers.RIGHT: lantern (rice paper, eggplant/dry spaghetti frame, food coloring), rice, black sesame seeds.

The original plan was to have the lantern actually light up using a trick with almonds and their natural oil…which probably would’ve worked better if I’d had any almonds in the house *headdesk*

LEFT: stir fried bok choy, broiled salmon belly, eggplant and carrot flowers.

RIGHT: lantern (rice paper, eggplant/dry spaghetti frame, food coloring), rice, black sesame seeds.


The original plan was to have the lantern actually light up using a trick with almonds and their natural oil…which probably would’ve worked better if I’d had any almonds in the house *headdesk*


TOP: Twilight Sparkle (rice, rice paper/food color hair, nori/tortilla details)BOTTOM: purple cauliflower, stir fry (sprouts, eggplant, tofu, bok choy), broiled herb salmon, blueberries.

TOP: Twilight Sparkle (rice, rice paper/food color hair, nori/tortilla details)

BOTTOM: purple cauliflower, stir fry (sprouts, eggplant, tofu, bok choy), broiled herb salmon, blueberries.

Tomorrow is Chinese New Year! Made a quick little dragon (modeled after the colorful fabric dragon dance costumes) to ring in the new year.BOX: eggplant w/nori “dragon” character, dragon dance costume (rice, rice paper, potato, food color), stir fried sprouts, fruit chips.

Tomorrow is Chinese New Year! Made a quick little dragon (modeled after the colorful fabric dragon dance costumes) to ring in the new year.

BOX: eggplant w/nori “dragon” character, dragon dance costume (rice, rice paper, potato, food color), stir fried sprouts, fruit chips.

SO GUESS WHAT I WENT AND SAW YESTERDAY <3
LEFT: Belle (turkey, rice paper, nori, tortilla, food color), rice.RIGHT: rose (romaine, tortilla soaked in fruit punch), Mrs. Potts (eggplant/red cabbage), grilled eggplant, coconut wafers, slow-cooked pork, pineapple/banana chips.

SO GUESS WHAT I WENT AND SAW YESTERDAY <3

LEFT: Belle (turkey, rice paper, nori, tortilla, food color), rice.

RIGHT: rose (romaine, tortilla soaked in fruit punch), Mrs. Potts (eggplant/red cabbage), grilled eggplant, coconut wafers, slow-cooked pork, pineapple/banana chips.

My daughter requested a jellyfish bento for lunch tomorrow after seeing pictures of them on my Tumblr feed. DAMN YOU, TUMBLR, AND YOUR LOVELY ARTSY OBSESSION WITH PRETTY JELLYFISH PHOTOS.
LEFT: grilled eggplant flowers, slaw (red cabbage, walnuts, raisins, apples), mango.RIGHT: jellyfish - &#8220;oral arms&#8221; (the white stringies, yes I had to Google that to make sure I got it right) and body made from rice paper, tentacles made from rice noodles, eggplant frame for cup shape; rice/rice vinegar and food color.

My daughter requested a jellyfish bento for lunch tomorrow after seeing pictures of them on my Tumblr feed. DAMN YOU, TUMBLR, AND YOUR LOVELY ARTSY OBSESSION WITH PRETTY JELLYFISH PHOTOS.



LEFT: grilled eggplant flowers, slaw (red cabbage, walnuts, raisins, apples), mango.

RIGHT: jellyfish - “oral arms” (the white stringies, yes I had to Google that to make sure I got it right) and body made from rice paper, tentacles made from rice noodles, eggplant frame for cup shape; rice/rice vinegar and food color.

Jan 8
TOP: Rarity (tortilla/nori details, rice paper/food color hair, rice).BOTTOM: mixed salad (red cabbage, romaine, cheese, walnuts, raisins, apples, vinaigrette), hoisin chicken, dried fruit (pineapple, banana, taro).

TOP: Rarity (tortilla/nori details, rice paper/food color hair, rice).

BOTTOM: mixed salad (red cabbage, romaine, cheese, walnuts, raisins, apples, vinaigrette), hoisin chicken, dried fruit (pineapple, banana, taro).

Jan 5

You Have Chosen Co-Op Mode

Today is my 8 year wedding anniversary :3

LEFT: portals (egg/food color), test subjects (nori), carrots, rice.

RIGHT: companion cube (hamburger patty, rice paper/food color), stir fried eggplant and sprouts, sauteed asparagus.

Jan 2

My collection of Avatar: The Last Airbender bentos so far (in the order I made them). Might break it down into separate posts later so I can list all the ingredients but I like having them all laid out pretty :D

Nothing says &#8220;Saturday night fun&#8221; like carving a 1:6 scale chess game out of food!
FRONT: chess game (carved potato/food color, raw spaghetti to hold each piece in place, rice/nori board), kimchi furikake.BACK: grilled eggplant flowers, stir fried mackeral, blackberries, chocolate wafers.And in case anyone&#8217;s wondering the pieces are: white bishop, white pawn, white king, black rook, black king

Nothing says “Saturday night fun” like carving a 1:6 scale chess game out of food!

FRONT: chess game (carved potato/food color, raw spaghetti to hold each piece in place, rice/nori board), kimchi furikake.

BACK: grilled eggplant flowers, stir fried mackeral, blackberries, chocolate wafers.



And in case anyone’s wondering the pieces are: white bishop, white pawn, white king, black rook, black king