Children of Loki Bookshelf, side 1 Picture

My dad, a carpenter, recently ripped a built-in bookshelf out of our dining-room wall to make way for remodeling. I salvaged it and decided to make it an homage to some of Loki's children. This side features Sleipnir and Fenrir. The opposite side features Jormungandr and Hel. See them here: [link]

The most difficult part was Sleipnir's legs, and the bottom fifth of the whole panel. It was sitting on the floor, so I was painting nearly upside-down part of the time.

The sun charm around Fenrir's neck was an accidental smudge that I decided to keep.


2013, acrylic on unfinished wood.
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