Paw Prints — cards

Viking cards

Posted by Amanda Fleet on

Today I want to share these amazing Viking cards with you! One of my favourite designs (that is going to get framed rather than sent to anyone!) is the black and white drawing of the Nidhogg Serpent. According to Norse mythology, Nidhogg (or Níðhöggr) lives below Yggdrasil, the tree that connects the nine realms, and eats its roots (see here for more on the Norse mythology around Nidhogg). Some of the other cards feature images from the Jelling stones - a series of massive carved runestones dating back to the tenth century, found in Jelling, Denmark.

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