Each set takes approx 40hrs to make and all sets are made to order. Variety of color/finishes available including metallics. Tallest Piece is 13cm… down to 6.5cm. This is a medium set that requires a board with squares 2″ to display, but will fit on a board with 1.5″ squares at a push. This would make an interesting gift for a male friend or an erotica collector. (Board Not Included) Due to the product used these chess sets are very heavy which is why shipping prices are so high. All sets are well packaged for transit and shipped via private courier. VIA: –UNIQUE DAILY–
Jason Shawn Alexander illustrates and paints beautiful people who are bent and crooked from the struggles of life. However, he does it in a way that’s still appealing and uplifting to view. So, when you stand in front of his work you begin to feel up and contemplative, rather than ominous and down like you’d initially imagine from the darker pigments and conditions of his subjects.
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When you watch a scary movie, it’s easy to console yourself by simply recalling that “it’s only a movie.” The same can’t be said of these news stories that are terrifying enough to become horror movie plots. Take, for example, the cell phone stalker.
We thought it would be interesting to revisit Carl Sagan’s great question: “What does it mean for a civilization to be a million years old? We have had radio telescopes and spaceships for a few decades; our technical civilization is a few hundred years old … an advanced civilization millions of years old is as much beyond us as we are beyond a bushbaby or a macaque.”
Whatever the occasion – be it New Year’s Eve, the 4th of July, the Olympics, or simply a summer festival – there’s nothing quite like a good fireworks display to brighten up the celebrations. Now just imagine these popular pyrotechnic displays reflected in a body of water like a lake for added effect! But of course you don’t have to imagine… We’ve found 20 incredible examples of dazzling firework reflections. Double the fun!