Flock is powdered wool or silk left over from the manufacture of cloth. The background color was applied first and the design was then stenciled on with a slow drying adhesive. The flock was scattered onto the adhesive and a velvet like pile was left on the design.Flocked wallpaper that imitated cut velvet was very popular but more expensive.
I fractured my leg and was sent back to England. It was five months before I was fully fit again, and so it was back to the Royal Engineers Barracks in Longmoor Hampshire where I had first started my life as a scapper. A few weeks later I was sent to a fourteen day embarkation leave, it meant a hectic week of organising a wedding with my sweetheart Violet, we were married on 15th July 1945 and my leave ended on the 21st July.
Davis said the warm weather will not affect the soundness of the structure, which has walls that are 10 to 15 feet thick. “Two inches of ice will safely carry a human, 3 inches will safely hold a snowmobile and 4 inches will hold a car,” he said. “There will be some melting, and the walking surface will become wet, but structurally, the ice castle will be fine in warm weather.”.
But many species of arctiid moths, including the Isabella tiger moth, also use their ultrasonic buzzes for courtship. The males of most species emit these sounds before releasing pheromones (odors that attract another member of the same species) to attract females, but Isabella tiger moths, along with ruby tiger moths (Phragmatobia fuliginosa), are unique because only the females produce their ultrasonic buzzes. Sound is particularly important to milkweed tussock moths and other species that courtship feed on cardenolide plants because they don’t produce pheromones and need sound to attract mates..
Aung San Suu Kyi : unseen photos Aung San Suu Kyi, the political icon of Myanmar (Burma), needs no introduction. This hub is not about the life of Aung San Suu Kyi , but about her beautiful photos rarely seen by the public. You would have noticed that each photo of hers even at her present age, exudes a beautiful regal aura in her character..
Dopamine bursts are why we seek out pleasurable activities. Dopamine mediates addictive and impulsive behaviors. Gardening can trigger these pleasure sites in the brain in a healthy way by either sight, smell or the picking of fruits and vegetables.
To get more potassium into your diet make a constipation remedy drink by, Pouring hot water over dried prunes and waiting 10 minutes. Then eat the prunes and drink the juice Do this on an empty stomach in the morning. The high concentration of potassium and vitamin A, in prunes, stimulates enzymatic processes.