Ask and Embla Picture

Ask (Ash) and Embla (Elm) were the first man and woman in Norse myth. After Odin and his two brothers had made the universe, they came upon two upturned trees. They made them free-willed individuals; each of the brothers gave them life, intelligence & emotion, and sight and hearing.

Acrylic on paper
Ask and Embla
Nyx - Deity of the Night
Creation: A Different View pg3