British illustrator Laura Bird makes magical objects in 2D and 3D, in painting and printmaking, involving wonderous things like masks, ideas, monsters and Norse mythology. You should check out her portfolio. You won't regret it. She is also part of the This is it collective.
This is Bor from her book The Norsemen.
This one was created for Amelia's Magazine for an illustration anthology based on renewable energy (like geothermal or "Hot Rock" technology).
Loki (the Norse trickster god) made of papier mache, clay and wire.