Here’s a great but strange video from Hooray For Earth. They’ve one of my favorite bands, and I’m really looking forward to their new record. I’ve had the pleasure of knowing these guys for a long time, and all the attention they are now finally getting is long overdue. I’m glad they haven’t thrown in the towel, and I hope they never do.
Engraved print from a 1555 publication called Pourtraicture ingenieuse de plusieurs façon de Masques. Fort utile aulx painctres, orseures, Taillieurs de pierres, voirriers et Taillieurs d’images, which, roughly translated (not by me) means “Ingenious portrayal of several types of mask. Useful for painters, stoneworkers [and other trades”