Vitrail Crystal Riva Necklace
The pattern is the Stained Glass Window Afghan from the book Sensational Crochet Afghans and Throws...I used Caron Simply Soft in in Raspberry, Caron Simply Soft Brites in Limelight, Blue Mint, Mango, Lemonade, and Watermelon, and Caron Simply Soft Heathers in Charcoal Heather (about 11 skeins of the charcoal, about 1 skein each of the other colors).
Stained Glass Afghan
Take Me Down to California. Night sky watcher Robb Rosenfeld took this photograph of a Perseid meteor with Venus, Jupiter, and the moon. He caught the scene on August 12, 2012, in Joshua Tree National Park, located in southern California east of Los Angeles.
(.□■□■□░░مع المبدع / استاذ ابراهيم السعدي خطاط و فناااااااااااااااااان وصاحب منشئة (انتيكات السعدي ) لبيع وتصنيع وشراء جميع انواع الانتيكات _ اعمال يدوية فنية للمساهمة في ترسيخ الوعي الجمالي والذوق الرفيع والتدرب على الابدااااااااااااااااااااااااع و آليات الفكر النقدي الحـــــــــــــــــــــــر → ░░[ □■□■□ ] •̃̾) )
This building is on Ilyinka St. in Moscow, Russia.
Seattle (Chardonnay) Sunset
"Using carefully cut fragments of printed skin from the photographs of celebrities in popular magazines, artist David Adey creates elaborate, pinned collages reminiscent of the most complex entomological displays. In some instances he reconstructs the original photos using component pieces cut into myriad geometric shapes and symbols, each placed perfectly on the canvas with a single pin..."
by David Adey
I'd love to stand there and take a deep breath.
The Aurora Borealis (the Northern lights) is one of my favourite exhibitions of natural art each summer in Canada, but I don't recall ever seeing a display as brilliant at this one in Norway. I would love to travel to Scandinavia to catch this lightshow. Thanks to Sharon Larisey for helping me to discover it. -- Eve.
Aurora in Norway.