Day of the Dead (Spanish: Día de Muertos) is a Mexican holiday celebrated throughout Mexico, in particular the Central and South regions, and by people of Mexican ancestry living in other places, especially the United States. It is acknowledged internationally in many other cultures. The multi-day

RIP David Bowie 1947 - 2016 David Bowie passed away this week after a 18 month battle with cancer. The world has lost an icon and we were all lucky to have lived at the same time of this creative, innovative and unique individual. Illustration by Iain Macarthur

If you are a fan of immensely detailed drawings, most created with ultra fine pens, then be sure to check out the madness and mayhem of Marald Art.  I was fortunate enough to be introduced to Marald Art via an

The Kiss of Death is a marble sculpture found in Poblenou Cemetery in Spain. What becomes immediately noticeable about this sculpture, apart from it being a winged skeleton, is the embrace and kiss. The embrace is is not one of a man fighting

I saw this amazing post on 40 must-see photos from the past and spotted this anti-malaria warning message. The advertisement is for Atabrine, an anti-malaria drug, which was sold in in Papua, New Guinea during WWII. Skulls have always been an icon for death and

These skull wedding cake have been created by Conjurer’s Kitchen, food artist Annabel de Vetten, for the Eclectic Wedding Extravaganza in Birmingham. The theme for the skulltacular wedding cake is 'Till Death Do Us Part,' and it looks delightfully delicious.

The Empire of Death by Paul Koudounaris is a must-have book for any skull lover. I was lucky enough to win this beautiful edition through another skull-themed website called Obsessed With Skulls. I actually received my signed copy around 16:30 on Christmas eve, and boy was

Death: A Self Portrait is an exhibition currently on show at the Welcome Collection in London and is from a collection of works from Richard Harris. The exhibition has been running since November and will be closing its doors on the 24th February 2013 -