Wichita business makes lasting impressions

Wichita business makes lasting impressions

When her father died last year, Tracy Cooksey nourished one big regret. “All I could think was I’m never going to see his hands again,” she said. “I would have paid anything to have a cast of his hand and mine.” Cooksey is offering others the chance to preserve those...
Custom body sculpture comes to Knoxville

Custom body sculpture comes to Knoxville

Margarita Smith is Casting the Human Form. Smith’s new business venture offers body castings — essentially, custom sculptures of a person. Popular casting subjects are of hands, baby feet and baby bumps, but Smith is open to other requests. “People are...
Best luxury baby gifts

Best luxury baby gifts

While the anticipation for the seventh-in-line to the throne has been building for months, it is safe to say that baby season is already well and truly upon us with the endless list of baby showers, christenings and the likes filling our diaries. While this hopefully...
Understanding Renaissance Master Raphael through 5 Key Artworks

Understanding Renaissance Master Raphael through 5 Key Artworks

Known for his passionate love affairs, good looks, luxurious lifestyle, and early death, Raphael has become one of history’s greatest artists—and dreamboats. Whereas the other two looming figures of the Italian Renaissance—Michelangelo and Leonardo—are remembered for...