Arts

Decorate with antiques at Christmas

Decorate with antiques at Christmas

Christmas is a time for celebrating life’s blessings and most people who celebrate the season, pull out all the stops. Swathes of greenery hang from the mantles, grapevine twines around chandeliers, sparkly glass ornaments hang from the tree and holly…

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How to decorate at home

How to decorate at home

Whether you decorate your home on purpose or you just sort of let things happen your home has an interior decorating scheme and that scheme says something about you and your sense of style. If you want to make the…

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3 Reasons Why Investing in Emerging Art is Worth it

3 Reasons Why Investing in Emerging Art is Worth it

If you are an art enthusiast, you’re probably thinking that you can get your money’s worth by purchasing artwork from well-known artists. You may think that the more popular the artist is, the higher the value of his work. But…

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Churches of San Cristóbal with Maya Tradition

Churches of San Cristóbal with Maya Tradition

San Cristóbal de las Casas was built as the first fortified city in what is now Mexico by the Spanish conquistadors to help fight off the local Maya and mestizo uprisings in the jungle highlands in the southern state of…

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World heritage treasures in Switzerland

World heritage treasures in Switzerland

In 1972, UNESCO ratified the Convention Concerning the Protection of World Cultural and Natural Heritage to protect sites deemed “of exceptional universal value.” Candidate sites are put forth by countries and must fulfill stringent criteria to be accepted as a…

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Cheap easy Halloween decorations 2020 ideas

Cheap easy Halloween decorations 2020 ideas

It’s important to get the lighting just right for your scary Halloween party but many shop-bought lights like outdoor string lights or illuminated witch decorations are expensive and often don’t create the right atmosphere. One of the simplest and cheapest…

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Marie Bashkirtseff – Ukrainian-born artist and writer

Marie Bashkirtseff - Ukrainian-born artist and writer

Marie Bashkirtseff was born on November 12, 1858 in the then-Russian Ukraine. Her parents were of noble lineage, but marital troubles prompted Marie’s mother to take her children and leave the family estate. This initial exit led to an extended…

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London for children, heritage attractions

London for Children, Heritage Attractions

London is a city steeped in tradition, from royal ceremonies to magnificent castles. Following is a list of London’s top heritage attractions that appeal to children and families. Changing the Guard Nothing quite defines London’s heritage like than the Changing…

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5 Must-Visit Art Galleries in Florida

5 Must-Visit Art Galleries in Florida

When you think of visiting Florida, what goes into your mind? For sure, it must be the theme parks. Yes, theme parks are, for the most part, a massive part of what makes Florida a superb holiday destination. However, it…

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Questions to Ask Your Instructor in a Photography Class

Questions to Ask Your Instructor in a Photography Class

Deciding to join a photography class is a significant step forward. As a beginner, you still have a lot to learn. You can get a camera and take photos any time, but you need to join beginner photography courses if…

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