Category: valinor

The Silmarillion aesthetic | N o l d o r | The…

The Silmarillion aesthetic | N o l d o r | The
High Elves of the Second Clan

The Noldor are the most skilled of all peoples in lore, warfare and crafts.
In Valinor great became their knowledge and their skill; yet even
greater was their thirst for more knowledge, and in many things they
soon surpassed their teachers. They were changeful in speech, for they
had great love of words, and sought ever to find names more fit for all
things they knew or imagined.

Tolkien | Aesthetic “White shores, and beyon…

Tolkien | Aesthetic

“White shores, and beyond, a far green country under a swift sunrise.”
— Gandalf

*Photo by tolkienenthusiast

The Silmarillion modern aesthetic | A r e d h …

The Silmarillion modern aesthetic | A r e d h e l


When she was grown to full stature and beauty she was tall and strong,
and loved much to ride and hunt in the forests. There she was often in
the company of the sons of Feanor, her kin; but to none was her hearts
love given.

J.R.R.Tolkien, The Silmarillion

The Silmarillion aesthetic | Nerdanel the Wise…

The Silmarillion aesthetic | Nerdanel the Wise


In her youth she loved to wander far from the dwellings of the Noldor,
either beside the long shores of the Sea or in the hills; and thus she
and Fëanor had met and were companions in many journeys.

The Middle-Earth modern aesthetic | Celebrian,…

The Middle-Earth modern aesthetic | Celebrian, the wife of Elrond

She loved Middle-earth no longer and finally left for the Grey Havens and sailed to Valinor.

The Silmarillion aesthetic | t h e  n o l d o …

The Silmarillion aesthetic | t h e  n o l d o r

..this was regarded as a beautiful feature by the Noldor (who loved gold)..

The Silmarillion aesthetic | The Teleri | Alq…

The Silmarillion aesthetic | The Teleri |
Alqualondë


Many jewels the Noldor gave them, opals and diamonds and pale crystals,
which they strewed upon the shores and scattered in the pools; marvellous were
the beaches of Elendë in those days.

The Silmarillion aesthetic | t h e   v a n y a…

The Silmarillion aesthetic | t h e   v a n y a r


The Vanyar are the fairest of all the elves hence their name: the Fair Elves. Unlike the others who were attracted to the sea or the building and forging of things, the Vanyar culture seemed to revolve about Valar and Valinor.

Curufin, Celebrimbor© ALEF Club, Journey to Th…

Curufin, Celebrimbor
© ALEF Club, Journey to The Middle-Earth Project

Curufin, Celebrimbor© ALEF Club, Journey to Th…

Curufin, Celebrimbor
© ALEF Club, Journey to The Middle-Earth Project