Light Pillars In Northern Ontario

Light Pillars In Northern Ontario

A lot of spectacular things happen at night, and luckily there is someone to capture them while we’re sleeping tight in our beds. Photographer Timothy Joseph Elzinga was recently woken up by his 2-year-old boy Gibson at 1:30 a.m. when his son spotted beautiful color…

New York City Designer Creates Colorful High Fashion Couture From Recycled and Discarded Materials

New York City Designer Creates Colorful High Fashion Couture From Recycled and Discarded Materials

Artist Debra Rapoport finds all sorts of recycled, discarded, found and unusual materials and gives them a brilliant second life as high fashion couture. No items or material of any origin are out of consideration for her “Gifted and Thrifted” unique creations, all of which fetch quite a pretty penny.…

The Flower Men of Saudi Arabia

The Flower Men of Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia – In Jizan and Asir, Saudi Arabia’s southern provinces, live the reclusive Flower Men. For centuries, these descendants of the ancient Tihama and Asir tribes have been known for wearing colourful flower garlands on their head. They lived completely isolated until 20 years…

Intricate Mandalas Gilded with Gold by Artist Asmahan A. Mosleh

Intricate Mandalas Gilded with Gold by Artist Asmahan A. Mosleh

UK-based artist Asmahan A. Mosleh spends 8 to 54 hours on a single mandala, publishing photos of her intricate works on her Instagram, @murderandrose. The pieces, often gilded with gold paint, begin with a pencil outline which she then traces in pen, and finally pigment. Pearls of…

The Song of the Acorn Fairy

The Song of the Acorn Fairy

The Song of the Acorn Fairy To English folk the mighty oak Is England’s noblest tree; Its hard-grained wood is strong and good As English hearts can be. And would you know how oak-trees grow, The secret may be told: You do but need to…