Archaic Greeks were well known for creating the first freestanding statuary; up until then, most carvings were constructed out of walls and pillars as reliefs. Kouros figures, statues of young, attractive male or female (kore) Greeks, made up the majority of the statues. The kouroi were considered by the Greeks to represent beauty and were sculpted… Read More


A lot of gardeners notice that they are drawn to knowing more about herbal plants as they are simple to grow and excellent to use in cooking. They are incredibly easy to grow both indoors or outdoors, and offer instant gratification as you can incorporate them in a wide array of recipes including soups, marinades and sauces. Maintaining your herb g… Read More


Spreading useful hydraulic knowledge and water fountain design ideas throughout Europe was accomplished with the written papers and illustrated books of the time. An unnamed French fountain developer came to be an internationally renowned hydraulic leader in the late 1500's. By designing gardens and grottoes with built-in and amazing water attribut… Read More


Spreading useful hydraulic knowledge and water fountain design ideas throughout Europe was accomplished with the written papers and illustrated books of the time. An unnamed French fountain developer came to be an internationally renowned hydraulic leader in the late 1500's. By designing gardens and grottoes with built-in and amazing water attribut… Read More


Spreading useful hydraulic knowledge and water fountain design ideas throughout Europe was accomplished with the written papers and illustrated books of the time. An unnamed French fountain developer came to be an internationally renowned hydraulic leader in the late 1500's. By designing gardens and grottoes with built-in and amazing water attribut… Read More