History

Celebrate Watermelon Day

14 days ago   |   By Chez Namaste Nancy

Viva la vida - Frida Kahlo celebrating NationalWatermelonDay. The power of the melon x 6
Did you know that watermelon is 92% water? No wonder it's so refreshing! People have been digging into this tasty, juicy fruit for millennia and it all started in Ancient Egypt. It's said that watermelon cultivation began in the Nile Valley as early as the second millennium B.C. Watermelon seeds were even found in King Tut's tomb!
As The National Geographic reported in 2015, the history of the watermelon is muddled. While it's agreed that it originated in Africa, the precise part of the continent is up...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   History  


Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

It's better to have loved and lost than to have to do the

It's better to have loved and lost than to have to do the laundry, Polly Shindler Read more ...

You're soaking in it, Tao Siqi

Read more ...

Waters rising, Anastasia Samoylova

Read more ...

If I had I would, Pat Oates

Read more ...

Let ‘em eat cake, Nic Dyer

Read more ...

FYI: How NOT to Use a Crescent Wrench

FYI : How NOT to Use a Crescent Wrench Read more ...

It'll be fun they said, Peter Bogaczewicz

Read more ...

Hurry the dawn, Patrick Joust

Patrickjoust | flickr | tumblr | instagram | facebook | prints Hurry the dawn, Patrick Joust Read more ...

Fuck the Eighties, Frank Rispoli

This one's the 70s Fuck the Eighties, Frank Rispoli Read more ...

Video

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Peteski Read more ...