Thomas Dam was born in Denmark on October 2, 1909. He loved and spent most of his life in his hometown of Argir, a village in the Faroe Islands. On January 11, 1986, he passed away, just before the second "troll craze" hit.
Maria Joensen Dam, wife, sews and stuffs troll dolls - while Thomas Dam "puts on the finishing touches".
Thomas Dam in his later years, enjoying the ocean breezes of the Faroe Islands.