Category Archives: Hunts

Floret

This Julia type fractal reminded me of broccoli and Lalique.  A floret is one of the small flowers that make up a compound flower, which is what broccoli is. Thus, a new ornamental comb in the Art Nouveau mode! The … Continue reading

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Infinity Lamp

Infinity is the theme of the Spring 2017 Twisted Hunt. Twisted is famously the most fiendishly difficult of grid hunts, with the best free prizes – but you have to work for them. Spyralle is not-so-famously not-so-fiendish at hiding our … Continue reading

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Abandoned Ship

There is a story here. I don’t know what it is. Perhaps you can tell it, or simply set this relic down as an enigma in your garden – or your conservatory, or your oddment room or up on the roof to … Continue reading

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Divination

Foretelling the future is a chancy business. You might want to keep picking up data from the space-time continuum as you go, so as to keep your predictions on track. Wear this attractive, useful, slightly retro device from Spyralle to … Continue reading

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Renaissance Hunt

A reliquary is a container for a precious relic, usually with religious significance. It might be a piece of a saint’s clothing or even a bone. Reliquaries can be extremely elaborate – miniature shrines. But a reliquary might possibly be used … Continue reading

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In Xanadu

Silk Road Hunt VII ran from June 1 – 30, and it was splendid! Historical Hunts Ltd. does a bang up job of running three great themed hunts every year, with an eclectic mix of creators you are unlikely to … Continue reading

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March Gifts

Spyralle joined two March hunts – nearly over, unfortunately. The Steam Hunt, a perennial favorite, featured an undersea theme. Riffing on the Denizen mask (which you have not seen the last of!), I added fittings to make it into a … Continue reading

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