Claire van Boxel

Claire van Boxel

Auckland / Classics & Latin teacher
Claire van Boxel
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Ancient Rome- Flavian marble sculpture- showing elaborate woman's hairstyle

Portrait of a woman of the Flavian period, marble // Portrait bust of a young woman (Julia, daughter of Titus? Shows ultra-elaborate hair styles worn by upper-class Roman women of the time.

Ancient Rome

Ancient Rome is captivating. Standing on that much history is completely surreal.

Hephaestus hands in the new Achilles' armor to Thetis (Iliad, XVIII, 617). Attic red-figure Kylix, 490–480 BC. Greece. Altes Museum

Hephaestus hands in the new Achilles' armor to Thetis (Iliad, XVIII, Attic red-figure Kylix, BC. Altes Museum note decoration on shield - bird grips snake

Aeneas carrying Anchises on his back during the fall of Troy , attributed to the Diosphos painter c. 500 BC.

Greek neck amphora Aeneas carrying his father Anchises on his back during the fall of Troy.

wrap thread around a balloon, spray with fabric stiffener, and pop the balloon.

wind string around a balloon, cover it with fabric stiffener, let it dry and then pop the balloon. Put flowers or other stuff inside balloons before wrapping them then they are inside when you pop balloon! Love this color purple and easy centerpieces

Paper lanterns as light-up centerpieces--inexpensive idea. Beautiful!

Paper lanterns as light-up centerpieces--inexpensive idea. Slip a Vase in the middle of each lantern and add flowers of choice. OR just adhere silk flowers to top edge of lantern.Put BATTERY OPERATED CANDLES/lighting inside and around each lantern.