Snegurochka (The Snow Maiden) is a character in Russian fairy tales. She is forever young and beautiful. According to the legend, she was made from snow, with two deep blue beads for eyes, and a piece of red ribbon for her mouth.
I chose this picture because I think it is really beautiful and creative. I like the idea of the characters of a fairy tale coming out of the book. I also love Christmas and this picture reminds me alot of the holidays
A mermaid is a legendary aquatic creature with the upper body of a human and the tail of a fish. In other folk traditions they can be benevolent, bestowing boons or falling in love with humans. Mermaids are associated with the Sirens of Greek mythology.
Selene: Greek Goddess whose presence is felt when the moon is full. In the triple phase of womanhood, Selene is the fruitful mother at the Full Moon who stands proudly between the maiden Artemis at the Waxing Moon and the crone Hecate at the Waning Moon.