The waters of the Baltic are challenging for sailors. There are many rocks and reefs just below the surface. Many of them have a name and a story to go with it. Visit Finland
The Kalevala - From Myth to Marimekko
The Kalevala is coming again to Rochester NH. The Epic Finnish national poem is a full day affair headed up by friend and poet, Pat Frisella. How exciting for this type of culture to grace our city with the Kantele harps, the poetry and the latest in Marimekko fabrics. Yes, Marimekko sent three patterns of their latest line (which I simply adore) to Pat to display at the event. Here's the skinny on the fabrics and the "lore"direct from the txtlart site: (the blue one above!) Kanteleen Kutsu…
Norse Myths & Legends; Paintings of Nordic Mythology & a brief introduction to Viking Mythology featuring contemporary Illustrations by Howard David Johnson
Norse Myths & Realistic Illustrations of Norse mythology by Howard David Johnson, Norse mythic art prints.
The Kalevala plates of Finland
The picture shows VÃ¤inÃ¤mÃ¶inen planting seeds in his flourishing garden, while birds are sitting in the trees and fishes are swimming below. The picture shows a fishing VÃ¤inÃ¤mÃ¶inen in his... Read more
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Kalevala Jewelry designs and manufactures high-quality gold, silver and bronze jewelry in Helsinki, Finland. This Scandinavian design jewelry brand has brought joy to all jewelry lovers since 1937.
Väinämöinen,the main character in Kalevala, the Finnish epic. Originally a Finnish god, he was described as an old and wise man, and he possessed a potent, magical voice. -- Väinämöinen has been identified as a source for Gandalf, the wizard in Tolkien´s Lord of the Rings.