In early 2011 I began a piece I back then called 'Fairy' - I had an idea of this alien looking woman staring into the vast emptiness with a slightly lost look on her face.
The legends of the Wild Hunt are widespread and many. In Scandinavia the Wild Hunt is led by King Volmer and his dogs.
The nicor, in danish a water-dwelling troll known as Åmanden or Nøkken.
The legend of the mountain pasture bride with llustration by Kiri Østergaard Leonard.
Halloween is not only a celebration to honor the dead but also a festival of fairies. In 1770 All Hallow’s Eve was ceased as a celebration in Denmark because of a church reform.
A Danish folklore story about a wedding guest who loses her sight at a troll wedding.
Happy Thanksgiving! Here's a troll hunting down a turkey.
Trolls are only seen at night, because if they spendmore than a few moments in the sun, they catch sun-sickness and turn to stone. In Scandinavia there are many boulders with tales [...]
I attended a Webinar with digital portrait artist Heather Michelle, who was giving a run down of the brushes in Corel Painter. I took a bunch of notes and figured they might [...]
Sometimes it is a struggle to complete a piece. I was recently working on a piece for my upcoming Trollkin calendar, that gave me a really hard time.