Artpeckers Calypso Scuba pouch belongs to the Odyssey collection, a series of statement prints accessories, inspired by Odysseus’ adventures narrated by Homer. Calypso, after gods’ intervention, helped Odysseus to craft a raft to return to his homeland, Ithaca. Her symbol in Odyssey collection is a raft.
“ἀλλ᾿ ἄγε δούρατα μακρὰ ταμὼν ἁρμόζεο χαλκῷ
εὐρεῖαν σχεδίην: ἀτὰρ ἴκρια πῆξαι ἐπ᾿ αὐτῆς
ὑψοῦ, ὥς σε φέρῃσιν ἐπ᾿ ἠεροειδέα πόντον.”
Ομήρου Οδύσσεια (ραψωδία, ε’ στ.162-164)
Calypso Scuba pouch features a waterproof lining inside (Oxford jacket fabric, nylon-polyamid) and inside soft filling. Comes with a cotton strap and blue bony zipper. Wash gently with lukewarm water and a gentle detergent (avoid using any softener that may remove waterproofing quality).
Odyssey collection is inspired by Odysseus’ adventures during his journey back to his homeland, Ithaka. Handmade in Greece, ready to travel the world with Odysseus’ raft, keeping all the winds in Aeolus bag and under Sirens’ melody. Artpeckers main goal is to spread the Greek heritage and mythology all over the world, using contemporary design language. Geometric shapes and patterns give abstract forms to stories inspired by Greek mythology, tales & customs. Artpeckers design their creations with zeal and devotion bringing Greek stories in life and share them with people who already love them or are willing to.