Featured 12-16-2010 Creative Cards & Calendars
DO YOU BELIEVE IN THE MTHS OF ANCIENT GODS..Many people do. I think maybe I do, there is a lot of testaments to say so..either way the ancients did believe in their gods!! so be it!!
Hephaestus (pronounced /hɨˈfiːstəs/ or /hɨˈfɛstəs/; Greek Ἥφαιστος Hēphaistos) was a Greek god whose Roman equivalent was Vulcan. He was the
Sometimes when I paint..wether it be digitally or hand painted. The canvas just sits there waiting for me to do something and sometimes It takes me time to start. after painting I used touches gimp to enhance it!!
I decided with my colors and then just let my spirit guide me..This guy is what turned out. I didn’t have any idea what to call him so I looked in Greek Mythology and came up this Hephaestus..
god of technology, blacksmiths, craftsmen, artisans, sculptors, metals, metallurgy, fire and volcanoes. The center of his cult was Lemnos, but he was worshipped in all of the manufacturing and industrial centers of Greece, especially Athens. Hephaestus was identified by Greek colonists in southern Italy with the volcano gods Adranus of Mount Etna and Vulcanus of the Lipari islands. His forge was moved there by the poets. more on en.wikipedia.org