Happy Birthday Howard Carter! (9 May 1874 – 2 March 1939)

Howard Carter was born in London, England, the son of Samuel Carter, a skilled artist, who trained him to follow in his footsteps, and Martha Joyce (Sands) Carter.  Born eager and inquisitive, at 17, the young talented artist was sent out by the Egypt Exploration Fund to assist Percy Newberry in the excavation and recording of Middle Kingdom tombs at Beni Hasan. …

Are you speaking Greek? Or did somebody Shit on Charlton Heston??

Born John Charles Carter, actor Charlton Heston has portrayed many iconic men from Moses to Michelangelo. But due to a misfortunate coincidence, the thespian must go by a different credit in Greece. Heston becomes Easton, because Heston means 'to shit on him'. And that simply, would be too obscene to put up in lights. Scene …

E.O.F. Approved: Cool Cameo Cuffs!

From 300 AD to 400 AD there was an artisan movement defining the world. The creation of the 'cameo' displayed itself in works of art and jewelry which we still see echoed today in modern design. You may see a more traditional take of a Cameo shown as a silhouette of a female with luscious …