Tag Archives: Stone carvings

7 leaves

16 Jul copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Palm fronds – Carrer Sant Francesc de Paula

Happy Monday! Did you have a nice weekend? I like to think that with every new week comes the chance to turn a new leaf. So for today, I have gathered 7 leaves. Leaves that were carved in stone, so they won’t wilt. That way you can turn a new leaf every day of the week, in case one isn’t enough! (and if necessary, reuse them anytime you need to…)

copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Ferns – Carrer del Carme

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Stony stares

30 Sep copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
Portal de l’Àngel

Have you ever noticed how many stony faces are staring at you from the façades of buildings? In Barcelona there are loads! Now, their stares may be stony, but these faces are works of art, and so here is a selection for you to enjoy…

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Petrified plants

5 Sep copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Carrer Doctor Dou

Happy Monday! Here at the Cute Suite we’ve started off the week in shades of grey (with some rain thrown in) and so I thought it appropriate to do a mostly grey post today, and show you some stone carvings. Carvings, some simple, some more intricate, of floral and plant motifs – enjoy!

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