Time to continue the path of Changing the landscape. Vikings are known for their violence. But the vikings were excellent sailors, craftmen and woman and they often started trading posts in the country they attacked. The Viking age came to an end simply because the men and women more and more integrated in the countries they lived in.
The textile painting of today is a helleristning, rock carving, of a symbol which I interpret as a compass.
Have a lovely day and may your compass sent you in the direction you need to go.