Ever wonder why the Lewis Chessmen – specifically the rooks – look the way they do? The Comann Eachdraidh Uig tells the story:
Sunday, February 22, 2009
Monday, February 16, 2009
Saint Clare of Assisi (1193-1253) the patron saint of television.
Monday, February 9, 2009
Seeing some of Thomas Doyle’s globes reminded us that Bellairs’s characters were often fond of the little worlds within globes – be it the crossroads in a green glass paperweight, a purple spark in a sphere fastened to the handle of a magic umbrella, or the magical snowscape created by Mattheus Mergal in The Hand of the Necromancer.
That, and be careful if you walk in on the group from 'The Reprisal' (right).