Start Location: Talking Island Village
Start Npc: Trader Katerina
Repeatable: Yes (Solo)
Reward: 60a per Ice Shard
1. Talk to Trader Katrine in the magic shop and the north end of Talking Island Village.
2. Goto the Elven Ruins (Talking Island Dungeon) and hunt Undine (lvl 17 aggresive) and Salamanders (lvl 17 passive) to collect and Ice Shards and Flame Shards respectively.
3. Return to Trader Katrine and turn in the shards for 60 adena each.
You can continue to do this quest indefinitely and return with any number of shards at any time.