The Art of Fine Gifts: The work of Alphonse Mucha is said to epitomize Art Nouveau. He has become best known for his poster designs, but Mucha was an accomplished artist and designer who also created interiors and designed jewellery, carpets and fabrics. His artwork evoked a beautiful, spiritual life, a ...Show more
His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama is one of the most respected spiritual leaders and teachers living in the world today. The quotes in this calendar highlight his gentle, humorous expression of wisdom and compassion. These stunning images capture the universal human spirit and guide us through the year w ...Show more
?Sufi master Jelaluddin Rumi's (1207-1273) illuminating words have inspired countless people throughout history, and today, thanks to the magical translations of Coleman Barks, Rumis poetry is more popular than ever. In the Rumi: Heart of the Beloved wall calendar, Barkss translations are paired with ex ...Show more
Charming original artwork by Kristina Swarner graces the Make Believe journal. Her dreamlike images encourage musings and reflections. With lined pages and magical vignettes that inspire stories, visions and adventures to come, this Make Believe journal will awaken your writing voice. -FSC certified re ...Show more
Gold leaf blocking on leather and parchment had been practiced in Europe since the early 16th century. From 1698 onwards this technique was applied to paper. What became known as brocaded paper was produced in a relief printing process - a design cut in relief from a sheet of copper or brass at least 6 ...Show more
"Jali" means net or lattice work in Hindustani (a Persian-Arabic script). In its architectural form, jali describes a perforated stone screen, usually with an ornamental pattern. Containing minute carved, delicate geometrical and floral designs, these perforated screens were an integral component of Mug ...Show more
TASCHEN's Small Cloth Calendar. Hiroshige - 2014 About the Series: TASCHEN's Small Cloth Calendars are hardcover, cloth-bound, small diaries, feature week-at-a-glance layouts and a color reproduction on each spread. This cute little item makes keeping track of time a pleasure.