Celtic and Pictish Key Patterns; the other kind of Celtic design

Celtic and Pictish Key Patterns; the other kind of Celtic design

November 05, 2020 1 Comment

The Picts were a medieval society that inhabited northeast Scotland in the 3rd to 10th centuries. Their mysterious history has been difficult for scholars to understand due to a lack of surviving written records, but the Picts have left an enormous record carved in stone. The style of their monuments puts them firmly in the greater Celtic culture, showing artistic themes closely kin to the sculpture, metalwork, and manuscript art of the contemporary Irish. 

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The Celtic Origins of Halloween

The Celtic Origins of Halloween

October 14, 2020

Halloween might just be one of the most widely-celebrated holidays in the United States today, and you may not realize it, but Halloween actually has its roots in ancient Celtic tradition. 

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Celebrating St. Brigid's Day with Tradition and Celtic Jewelry from Walker Metalsmiths

Celebrating St. Brigid's Day with Tradition and Celtic Jewelry from Walker Metalsmiths

January 13, 2020

Celebrate St. Brigid's day and the beginning of Spring with Walker Metalsmith's custom designed Saint Brigid jewelry pieces.

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