Santa Claus is actually found to have originally been a shaman; something that might seem ridiculous until one examines the evidence. In northern European shamanism, the shaman was responsible for harvesting the Amanita muscaria mushroom
making the world-go-round - mushrooms [someone else's cute caption]
Peacock at Kew Displaying Feathers - Painting by Kingston upon Thames Surrey Portrait Artist Sarah James - Art Commissions Welcome
Going through the archives, found heaps of mushrooms in there. Here´s some poisonous but good looking Amanita muscaria or as we say "röd flugsvamp". I got me a new lens today, hopefully the weather is a bit calmer tomorrow so I can go out and try it.