The #scbwidrawthis prompt word for April was “surprise”. Here is Señor Don Gato as a pull toy….
I was looking at the Unicorn tapestry again and thought that maybe the lady would like to have a pet dragon instead of a unicorn. Thanks again to #colour_collective for the color inspirations: Clover Green for the left and Blue Bell for the right.
THE earliest European writer who mentions chess is the Byzantine princess and historian, Anna Komnene, of Constantinople. She calls the game Zatrikion, and says that the Greeks derived it from the Babylonians; and that her father, Alexios loved to play. So here she is learning from her father!