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Sedna, The Inuit Sea Goddess - T-Shirts/Hoodies Unisex T-Shirt Front
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Sedna, The Inuit Sea Goddess - T-Shirts/Hoodies
Designed by gcsehart
Black & white print of my original graphite drawing ‘Sedna’ which is my interpretation of an old Inuit folktale about the sea goddess Sedna. There are many versions of the tale, but usually it follows some version of the following: Sedna was a beautiful Inuit maiden whom every man tried to woo, but she refused to marry. At last, she was won over by a man who promised he was a great hunter. He took her away to a far off island, where he revealed himself in fact to be a raven (in some versions a seagull), not a man at all. Sedna was very unhappy. Somehow, word of Sedna’s fate reached her father and he went to rescue her. He sailed out to the far away island to save his daughter, but as they were making their escape, Sedna’s bird-husband chased after them with a swarm of other birds and attacked them. Desperate to save himself, Sedna’s father threw her overboard. She clung to the side of the boat for dear life, but in a panic, her father hacked away at her hands with his oar until he eventually cut off her fingers and hands and arms and she slipped to the bottom of the cold, dark sea. Her fingers became the fish, her hands became larger animals like seals and her arms the whales. It is said that she lives at the bottom of the sea and controls the food supply of the Inuit people (who live mainly on meat from the animals in and around the sea). When she is frustrated (because she cannot groom herself without her arms), she withholds food from the people above and they must send a shaman to swim down to her and comb her hair for her, until she is happy again and allows the animals to swim to the surface so that they can be hunted for food.

Unisex T-Shirt

  • Plain color t-shirts are 100% Cotton, Heather Grey is 90% Cotton/10% Polyester, Charcoal Heather is 52% Cotton/48% Polyester
  • Ethically sourced
  • Slim fit, but if that’s not your thing, order a size up
  • 4.2oz/145g, but if that’s too light, try our heavier classic tee.

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Good product and even greater customer service.

by Ms M. on Nov 12, 2017

The T shirt that I had bought was a little too large but Redbubble staff were prompt in helping me with the issue and ordered a replacement for me in record time. Customer service is really top notch. Would recommend to anyone looking for a good T and even greater service. The quality of the T shirt itself wasn't as good as I expected. The fabric felt thin between my fingers but I guess that's what differentiates the classic T shirt from the premium quality T shirt. May put in extra coin next time to get the better quality one. Other than that, great novelty product.

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Great Service and Products!

by Beverley O. on Oct 11, 2017

I purchased a T-shirt for my boss. It arrived quickly and in very cool packaging. Loved the little clothespin. I had gotten the wrong size and he needed to return it. We were both amazed and how quickly and easy the whole process was. Not to mention that he was asked to simply pass on his too-small T-shirt and was sent a replacement for free. I turned on another office mate to your website and she has started her Christmas shopping already. I will continue to spread the word on all of your great items!!!!

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