Monthly Archives: December, 2017

The Art of Sadeli Mosaic
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I stumbled on a beautiful video by Sneha Sarang showing Indian craftsman creating the intricate decorative art called Sadeli mosaic. Used to adorn small boxes in…

A Victorian Life
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A conversational tangent on our podcast this week, in which we mentioned Victorian interiors, prompted Root Simple reader Misti to leave a link to a blog…

Spider Bite!
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My sincerest apologies for beginning your week with a picture of two festering arachnid bites, but that’s what Mondays are for. These particular arachnid bites belong…

A Spidery Christmas
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Ukrainian Christmas ornament. Image: Wikipedia Monday’s spider post prompted Root Simple pal and patron Michael W. to tip me off to a the unlikely Ukrainian combination…

The Wondrous 1-2-3 Block
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In my attempts to raise the level of craftsmanship around the Root Simple compound I’ve come to appreciate a few simple and inexpensive tools associated with…

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