Virginia Giordano, 26, recent graduate of Art Center College of Design, living in Southern California. I run a Heavy Metal themed bath & body company called Bath Sabbath. This blog features my sketches, artwork, all things Bath Sabbath, Heavy Metal, Art, Crafts, Vikings, Video Games, Tolkien, Dwarves, etc.
I make infographics and tutorial write ups fairly often!
ARCHAEOLOGISTS are planning a major dig to uncover one of the lost Kingdoms of the ancient Picts, the tribe of legendary warriors whose empire stretched from Fife to the Moray Firth before they mysteriously vanished from history.
Until recently historians had believed that Fortriu - one of the most powerful Kingdoms of the “painted people” - had been based in Perthshire.
But recent research has now placed the Pictish stronghold much further north to the Moray Firth area.
And it was revealed today that a team of archaeologists from Aberdeen University are to embark on a series of excavations on the Tarbat peninsula in Ross-shire where archaeologists have already uncovered evidence of the only Pictish monastic settlement found in Scotland to date. Read more.
I didn’t make this, but a friend of mine in Figure Modeling did.
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THIS KILLS ME. Because “Quinacridone” tells you that it comes from a specific synthetic pigment and that it is transparent. It also tells me that it’s got some pretty great lightfast and weatherfast qualities. That shit is IMPORTANT.