The Selkie - coloured page by Aurelie-S on DeviantArt
The Selkie - coloured page by Aurelie-S.deviantart.com on @DeviantArt Another legendary character featured in my Celtic Colouring Book, here colored with PS. Get your copie of the book for only $9.99 : www.amazon.com/Celtic-Colourin… or contact me to get the artist edition!
Selkies are creatures found in Faroese, Icelandic, Irish, and Scottish mythology. They have the ability to transform themselves from seal to human form. Selkies are able to shapeshift by shedding their seal skin, a risky endeavor because they must reapply the same skin in order to return to seal form. Stories surrounding these creatures are usually romantic tragedies. They are allowed to make contact with humans for only a short amount of time before they must return to the sea. In many cases hu
Selkies have always been fascinating creatures to me. I grew up with the story of the Selkie Bride and always found them a strange and beautiful part of fantasy and culture. Considering that I am a…
Selkies have always been fascinating creatures to me. I grew up with the story of the Selkie Bride and always found them a strange and beautiful part of fantasy and culture. Considering that I am a... - #Beautiful #Bride #creatures #culture #fantasy #fascinating #grew #part #Selkie #Selkies #story #strange
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In Celtic myth, a Selkie is a creature that lives most of its life as a seal, but sheds its skin from time to time, leaving it on the beach while it dances on dry land. After discarding their sealskin, Selkies are said to take the form of hypnotically beautiful men or women, which often makes them a source of fascination for Irish fishermen.
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