Art series #2: Persian marquetry, or khatam

By Elizabeth Prata In 1978 I went to London with some others in my senior class. Yeah, our senior class trip was to Europe...Our family traveled a lot while I was growing up. I lived in Rhode Island, and we took summer trips to the Cape, my father had a condo in Florida, ski trips … Continue reading Art series #2: Persian marquetry, or khatam

How absolutely gorgeous!

By Elizabeth Prata It's July. It's Georgia. It's hot. I love antiquing. There are actually quite a few vintage shops around me, but I love The Special Store. It's 5 miles away and run by some nice Christian ladies. The prices are good. I went on Friday and posted about my finds. A local friend … Continue reading How absolutely gorgeous!