jothelibrarian: Pretty medieval manuscript of the day depicts a tender embrace. Read more about this manuscript on the Walters Museum website. Image source: Walters Museum MS Image declared as public domain via Wikimedia Commons.
Rare bird shoe was found in Haarlem, The Netherlands, dated around Part of an Archeological Museum exhibition dedicated to the memory of Olaf Goubitz, a Dutch archeologist who specialized in medieval leatherwork.
Ukraine Now Reduced Back to a Turkish Vassal The Maidan coup utterly destroyed Ukraine as a state - politically and economically. All that's left now is for Ukrainians to bow to their foreign masters, including the Turks, just as they have for centuries
How to keep a child busy for hours in the summer: DIY: Giant Ice Cube Awesomeness - filled with plastic animals, dinos, and such. And I'm sure you could put in food dye before its frozen to color it like the ice block in the photo.
Takanori Aiba is a Japanese artist who specializes in intricate Bonsai Tree-houses. Aiba uses craft paper, plastic, plaster, acrylic resin, paint and other materials to construct sprawling miniature tree-house communities that wrap around bonsai trees.
Gerard Mas was born in Sant Feliu de Guixols, Girona, Spain and studied at Llotja Art School, Barcelona. Gerard's strategy is to evoke century Florentine portrait busts, applying his superb craft skills with a humour that can only be contemporary.