Is this the true Vikings?
Icon design aimed to teach children the unknown facts about the Vikings.
This is an individual project.
To create icon designs for any topic that you are interested in.
What do we know & what do we not know about the Vikings?
How do we tell the real Viking stories?
Vikings did not have horns
Horns were pictured by people later to make Vikings look more barbarian.
Physical strength is the most important thing
They killed for fortune
They killed monks to get fortune, not for religious reasons.
Ships with same front and back
This eliminated the process of U turning.
They had good hygiene
Vikings had good personal hygiene and were well-groomed.
Viking women had the right to inherit property and request a divorce.
Icons for children's book on Viking culture