Evert Steenwijk

Evert Steenwijk

Evert Steenwijk
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Runes-letters modified from Phoenician alphabet. Runic was often written without spaces between words & where 2 of the same letter sat beside each other only one would be used. It was written both from left to right & right to left. It was mainly used to label items with the owner's name & was considered magical as most people were illiterate & did not understand the concept of symbols representing sounds. This also led to their use in fortune telling.

Runes-letters modified from Phoenician alphabet. Runic was often written without spaces between words & where 2 of the same letter sat beside each other only one would be used. It was written both from left to right & right to left. It was mainly used to label items with the owner's name & was considered magical as most people were illiterate & did not understand the concept of symbols representing sounds. This also led to their use in fortune telling.

Vegvisir- it is said "if this sign is carried, one will never lose one's way in storms or bad weather, even when the way is not known" and it is encirled with protection runes

Vegvisir- it is said "if this sign is carried, one will never lose one's way in storms or bad weather, even when the way is not known" and it is encirled with protection runes

HOT TUB

HOT TUB

Viking Knit Unraveled and Revealed | Ornamento

Viking Knit Unraveled and Revealed | Ornamento

Tree of Life--Celtic Wood Carved Knot

Tree of Life--Celtic Wood Carved Knot

the idea of triskele is super dope to me. I'm thinking maybe this with a ouroboros collaboration for my next piece

the idea of triskele is super dope to me. I'm thinking maybe this with a ouroboros collaboration for my next piece

Fight back and move on . . . there is no hope of change from some people . . .

Fight back and move on . . . there is no hope of change from some people . . .

the valknut- vikings painted this on their shields to call the Valkyrie to take them to Valhalla if they were killed

the valknut- vikings painted this on their shields to call the Valkyrie to take them to Valhalla if they were killed

Inguz, viking symbol means "where there is a will, there is a way" I found this symbol one day, forgot wha it meant and I have been looking for it forever! Finally found out yay!(:

Inguz, viking symbol means "where there is a will, there is a way" I found this symbol one day, forgot wha it meant and I have been looking for it forever! Finally found out yay!(:

Elder Futhark Viking Rune Earrings Full by magiccircleclothing

Elder Futhark Viking Rune Earrings Full by magiccircleclothing