Viking Valentine! by Mike Oxley

Eric The Red – A Norse o’ a Different Colour – an’ Wee Hamish the Hieland Coo wid like tae wish yez a’ a “Happy Valentine’s Day!”

Inspired by this Bonny Scot. Many Thanks!

Best “viewed larger”

In love with Ma Nature! Always have been, always will be. Let’s keep her safe, eh?

View Full Profile

Comments

  • George Cousins
    George Cousinsabout 5 years ago

    lard tundering Jayzus,‘bye, tis gud to be havin’ such a great weesh! Thank ye sae mooch!

  • George Cousins
    George Cousinsabout 5 years ago

    me udder ’af says the same!!

  • LOL! Many thanks, George (and the udder hauf)! Cheers!

    – Mike Oxley

  • artwhiz47
    artwhiz47about 5 years ago

    I thought that was a Jimmy Buffett song ~ ‘Choccie Lips, Choccie Lips, Choccie-Lipso’. Eh? Didn’t think hieland kettle was supposed to eat choccie. But Harpy Valenstein’s Day right back atcha.

  • Greatly appreciated, Sheila. Eric an’ t’ither Four Norsemen o’ the Choccie Lips thank ye kindly, tae.

    – Mike Oxley

  • Al Bourassa
    Al Bourassaabout 5 years ago

    LMAO, very cool.

  • Many thanks, Al. Much appreciated!

    – Mike Oxley

  • Brock Hunter
    Brock Hunterabout 5 years ago

    This explains the news report about all the women in Cornwall simultaneously going weak in the knees.

  • Aye. They’ve heard all about the Vikings and their looooong ships….

    – Mike Oxley

  • Gary Paakkonen
    Gary Paakkonenabout 5 years ago

    Speaking as a Viking….Fave :D

  • Thanks, Gary! The “fav” is much appreciated, too! This is almost authentic – Eric’s a Dam Things Troll, made in Denmark, Wee Hamish – Scotland, sword – Toledo, Spain, choccies – Austria.

    – Mike Oxley

  • Alex Gardiner
    Alex Gardinerabout 5 years ago

    Jings Mike Hamish is Bonny like my son Hamish.
    The Auld Yin.

  • Ta awfy much, Auld Yin! Wee Hamish thanks ye, tae.

    – Mike Oxley

  • Jonice
    Joniceabout 5 years ago

    Very Cute Mike!

  • Thanks so very much, Jonice. Greatly appreciated!

    – Mike Oxley

  • deb cole
    deb coleabout 5 years ago

    Heheh…is that the new wee hat you’ve stitched up on Mr. Choccie Lips’ head? Cute and imaginative, Mike!! Well done!

  • Many thanks, Deb! The wee hat is a little decorative nest I’ve had for ages, with rolled up tin foil as the horns. I might find other uses for it. Easter’s coming…..!

    – Mike Oxley

  • Lynne Morris
    Lynne Morrisabout 5 years ago

    Hehe what a great image, nice work Mike.

  • Thanks so very much, Lynne! Glad I raised a wee smile.
    This was done in my studio – the kitchen counter, covered with a ratty old piece of black velvet and with 2 LED torches for lighting. No expense spared!

    – Mike Oxley

desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait
desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait

10%off for joining

the Redbubble mailing list

Receive exclusive deals and awesome artist news and content right to your inbox. Free for your convenience.