My lovely lady working on her final sculptures of her #illinoisstateuniversity career! #clay #sculpture #shesababe #hardwork #porcelain

My lovely lady working on her final sculptures of her #illinoisstateuniversity career! #clay #sculpture #shesababe #hardwork #porcelain

Last firings for my ceramics class this year! These two reduction and then 1 soda. #ceramics #clay #teasets #glazefiring #reduction #kiln #sodafired #endoftheyear

Last firings for my ceramics class this year! These two reduction and then 1 soda. #ceramics #clay #teasets #glazefiring #reduction #kiln #sodafired #endoftheyear

Among The Norse Tribes

hedendom:

Interesting article originally published in 1999 regarding the viking era movements to the East and the trade between them and those they encountered.

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guthbrand:

celteros:

Animation studio artists Tomm Moore (director of The Secret of Kells), Ross Stewart and Alice Dieudonne work shown for the Brian Boru exhibition at Trinity College - Dublin.

Tomm Moore needs to make a Brian Boru movie.

(Source: ca-tsuka)

imaginativeobserver:

Beautiful. Pure. Cheerful.

Beautiful. Honest. Hope.

imaginativeobserver:

Beautiful. Pure. Cheerful.

Beautiful. Honest. Hope.

(Source: preciousk1)

A biblical understanding of the Christian life is not ‘let go and let God,’ it’s ‘trust God and get going.’

Tullian Tchividjian  (via littlethingsaboutgod)

(Source: liberatenet.org, via bornofthespirit)

fired-earth:

trendingly:

What Cities Would Look Like Without Lights

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I remember when I could see the milky way from my home in Sydney.  Those days are long gone because the city has grown and there are many more lights.  Some children grow up never seeing the stars.

idratherbewith-you:

I can’t wait for the day that instead of “It’s late, I have to go.” you will say “It’s late, let’s go to bed.”

(Source: in-toxicatd, via ohkellynicole)

art-of-swords:

Handmade Swords - Viking Sword

  • Maker & Copyright: Grégory Delaunay
  • Medium: steel, silver, wood (maple & walnut), bronze
  • Measurements: overall lenght 92cm in total; 77cm cutting edge, 5cm wide, gradually decreasing
  • Sold: Private collection, France

The sword has three central bars each composed of 17 layers. The edges are damask laminated layers while the pommel and the guard are made of bronze, decorated with a pommel inlaid with silver wire. The hilt and scabbard are made of maple wood. 

Source: Copyright © 2014 Forge Elfic

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hrafn-erikson:

What I would give to have a home with this as the dining hall.

hrafn-erikson:

What I would give to have a home with this as the dining hall.

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