Can we take a moment to appreciate Don Simpson? He looks like a wizard. Look at him, he is playing a harp on a fucking mountain by the ocean with his hair blowing in a gentle breeze which has undoubtedly been summoned by his mystic grace. Have you ever seen anything so cool. Now go look at his art. Go look and tell me he isn’t a wizard. He even makes wands.
Proinsias Cassidy - Preacher
75 of 100 Fictional Characters I Love
..but don’t call him Proinsias.
A rare early 18th century Memento Mori band gold known as a skeletal, as the whole length of the skeleton is employed on the outside of the hoop, with other emblems. The earliest known example is dated 1659. This ring is enamelled in black with a full skeleton, twin hearts for love and an hourglass, symbolic of the passage of time and the brevity of life.
Kevin Francis Gray - Ghost Girl
I’ve seen this posted before, but I had never seen the face…!
I think this is the most successful horror sculpture I have ever seen. The fact that one has to dare to interact with her to get the full piece makes it all the more unsettling.
The Phenakistocope was invented by Joseph Plateau in 1841.