Tonttu or Tompte, is a popular Scandinavian mythological character that is reputed to protect a home and the family, land and animals against any misfortune. Tomye may help out with chores if treated well. However, of offended they can cause havoc and play tricks. It is customary to honor the Tonttu/Tomte with gifts such as treats or alcohol.
Each one of kind Tonttu/Tompte are individually hand-crafted.