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Gayatri mantra tattoo by Meatshop-Tattoo
The Shaman Mask by VikingWidunder
Birthday Present for Joey by FractalBee
Mandelbrot Byways No. 5 by element90
Lord Ganesha by Lady-KL
Gennosuke Fujiki - Shigurui by GreenaGene
Buddha by pacmangeek
Another Small Shrine by TheReapersApprentice
Force of Nature by Sukharev
Jarnsaxa by Thorskegga
Comb with case by pagan-art
Comb by pagan-art
A Study in Semiotics by BLACKSTAR-SHABACH
Lauburu by egokornus
swastika the good luck symbol by theGHOSTofCHE
The Sun Wheel by Frasco

Mature Content

Brickwork by Dmuscipula
Four of Wands by HeartOfQueen
Zalciu Karaliaus Gimimas by zalciolunkis
Renaissance - Rebirth by ElvireClev
Shimmering Sunwheel by zweeZwyy


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The fylfot is a common element in ancient Greek and Roman art, partically in 'key pattern' which is used as a border design on vases and mosaic floors.

Key Pattern is formed from one or two continous lines that interweave creating repeating patterns of various complexity.  The group icon is an example of Key Pattern.  The name refers to the shapes formed resembling an old fashioned key.

Key Pattern has inspired several generations of architects in the Georgian Classical Period circa 1800 and the Neo Classical Buidlings circa 1900.
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Thorskegga Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Before somebody asks I will explain what a fylfot is.

Fylfot is the English name for a symbol resembling a cross in which the arms bend either to the left or the right. It can be either angular or curved. It is also known as a grammadion, tetraskelion or swastika.

I am happy to include closely related symbols such as the three armed spiral and the Bridget cross.
LDS-Jedi Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I would like to join.
Thorskegga Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Will do soon as I have a decent web service :)
LDS-Jedi Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2011  Hobbyist Digital Artist
got the invite.. now the question is, how can I submit to the group?
Thorskegga Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist

Try now, you should be be able to post in any gallery except featured.
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