The Craftsman, The Bringer
Symbol: A Hammer made of Topaz
Home Plane: The Great Beyond [The Fort of Creation]
Alignment: Lawful Neutral
Portfolio: Dwarves, Gems, Mining, Art, Creativity
Worshipers: Dwarves, Artificers, Jewelers, Architects
Domains: Artifice, Forge, Invention
Favored Weapon: Warhammer
He is known as the maker of the dwarves. He was, for the longest time, the main deity for the dwarves. Once the Deep Dwarves became the Crag Dwarves and the Woodland Dwarves became the Mystic Dwarves far to the West. There was the land. Ferdin made it his goal to create the beings of the earth, and he crafted the dwarves for this purpose.
Clergy & Temples
There are many temples and clergy to Ferdin. Most jewelers wear sigils to Ferdin, and dwarves scattered around the world still pray to him. He is prayed to for the purpose of crafting masterpieces and the use of magic and gems.
Tenets of Ferdin
1. The earth gives.
2. The people create.
3. The created are free.