Artemis By : Makayla Bacon
Her name is… • Artemis, or in Greek Ἄρτεμις. She is the daughter of Leto and Zeus, and the twin of Apollo. She was one of the 12 Olympians(the major gods). http://www.goddess-guide.com/artemis.html
Her symbols… • Some of the Greek goddesses symbols are the silver bow and arrow, the moon, sandals, three pillars, and blue skies. Animals worshipped her to, animals like the deer,dogs,horses,doves,and more. Her colors were turquoise , silver, white,red,and green. http://www.goddessgift.com/goddess-myths/goddess_symbols_artemis.htm
She represents… Artemis represents many things some of them being the goddess of child birth, hunting, and nature. Later on she was known to represent the moon. She protected the young, and the wild animals. http://www.goddessgift.com/goddess-myths/greek_goddess_artemis.htm
She was… • She was nature loving, and very quick to anger, but was very athletic, and resistant to men.
Quick Story About Artemis… • One day Artemis was very sweaty and decided to bath in a sacred pool deep in the woods. Then one day Actaeon came upon Artemis , while he was out hunting, and stood there and watched.Artemis heard him and turned around, furious she threw water and three droplets that hit him turned him into a stag, and sent his own hounds after him.