Design and Artwork
The Green Glymps Runes set by James R. Eads infuses the ancient Elder Futhark Runes with a contemporary artistic touch. Each card is embellished with prismatic gold gilded edges, exuding elegance and charm. The runic symbols are accompanied by illustrative images that effectively convey their meanings, bridging traditional rune wisdom with modern design sensibilities.
Symbolism and Themes
This rune set respects the traditional symbolism of the Elder Futhark Runes while presenting it in a visually stimulating manner. The symbols, alongside their names and imagery, allow for a deeper understanding of the ancient Nordic divination system, making the set both educational and mystical.
The compact size of the cards enhances their usability, making them easy to handle during readings. The inclusion of runic dice offers an alternative and dynamic way of rune casting, catering to diverse preferences in divination practices. The comprehensive guidebook is a valuable resource for both beginners and experienced practitioners.
About the Author
James R. Eads is recognized for his ability to blend traditional concepts with contemporary artistry. His work in the Green Glymps Runes set showcases his commitment to making ancient systems more approachable and engaging for modern audiences.
- Deck Type: Rune Set
- Number of Cards: 33
- Guidebook: 65-page, detailed interpretations of each rune
- Special Features: Prismatic gold gilded edges, runic dice, custom orange box
- Target Audience: Divination enthusiasts, those interested in Nordic traditions, beginners in rune casting