mother and daugther by Þórdis B.
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This is my husbands grandmother Gudny and her eldest daughter Solveig. The house is where Gudny lived and had all her 10 children.
Solveig is dressed in the national costume only used at special events.
mother & daugther!


Comments

  • Anne Smyth
    Anne Smythabout 5 years ago

    such wonderfully strong women, there’s a lot of beauty in that

  • They had difficult time some of our foremothers we must be proud of them. Thanks Anne. :)

    – Þórdis B.

  • TREVOR34
    TREVOR34about 5 years ago

    They had to be tough in those harsh times. It’s fab seeing old photo’s. They are a wonderful glimpse of times and folk gone by…..

  • They sure had Trevor. Love old photos, thanks :)

    – Þórdis B.

  • Marvin Collins
    Marvin Collinsabout 5 years ago

    Wow!! Such great work Thordis, beautiful!!

  • Thank you Marvin :)

    – Þórdis B.

  • CeePhotoArt
    CeePhotoArtabout 5 years ago


    Your cohosts,
    Cee and Chris

  • DIANEPEAREN
    DIANEPEARENabout 5 years ago

    WHAT A TREASURE THIS IS FOR YOU TO PASS ON TO YOUR CHILDREN.THOSE WHO DONT CHERISH AND EMBRACE THEIR HERITAGE,WILL EVENTUALLY LOSE WHAT OUR ANCESTORS WORKED SO HARD TO GIVE US.BEAUTIFULLY CAPTURED THORDIS……THEY WOULD BE PROUD OF THIS!

  • I am planning to make a book with blurp.com with old photo from both my husbands and my familie. Have to scann them all in the computer lots of work but lots of fun too. Thanks Danne :)

    – Þórdis B.

  • Bryan Peterson
    Bryan Petersonabout 5 years ago

    Amazing piece of artwork Thordis! I hope you have a print framed and hanging in your house and if you don’t you should.

  • As a matter of fact I will fram this one Bryan. Great gift for members of the family. Thanks my friend :)

    – Þórdis B.

  • EchoNorth
    EchoNorthabout 5 years ago

    This is a compelling image, Thordis- thank you for sharing with us!

  • Thank you so glad you like it. :)

    – Þórdis B.

  • Charuhas  Images
    Charuhas Imagesabout 5 years ago

    Fabulous work! Love it!

  • Thank you Charuas, proud you like it. :)

    – Þórdis B.

  • Linda Yates
    Linda Yatesabout 5 years ago

    Beautiful work!!

  • Thank you Linda!

    – Þórdis B.

  • Clare Colins
    Clare Colinsabout 5 years ago

    beautifully done!

  • Thank you Clare!

    – Þórdis B.

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