We are all familiar with the concept of art ‘not being in style until long after the artist is dead’. I had the thought of revisiting graffiti and its historical and archeological importance this week after I decided to do a series of posts for my Lapidary Club’s Facebook page themed around ‘rock art’, using … More Graffiti: A Good Rat or Bad Rat?
In many ways we can say that the Vikings were some of the original magpies of this world- they loved shiny and pretty things! They were the OG’s (original gangsters) of rock collecting. Everyone, be they academic or historical fiction lover, will have a different opinion about most things related to Vikings. In popular culture … More Those Pesky Vikings and their Rock Collections
And now… for something completely different! I do not know if I have mentioned it, but I have been a low key Geology enthusiast for some time. I am not expert, and no odds are I cannot tell you what kind of rock that is. I have been a member of a local rock club … More Virtual Geology Exhibition