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Verbena, the fairy

Verbena, the fairy

In my garden live six fairy sisters, called Verbena, Daisy, Mabel, Elidih, Violet and Lily. The sisters spend much time looking after my plants. They also love to play magical games like throw the wand and seek. Verbena, the Fairy Verbena, the oldest sister, is named...

Painting Augie’s Wombat

Painting Augie’s Wombat

Recently I painted in my fairy journal an image I have called Augie’s Wombat. The painting features afairy baby and a wombat, an Australian marsupial. I love Nature and spend much timewatching wildlife as well as reading about them. In my fairy journal, I then like...

Create a fairy journal

Create a fairy journal

Over the past several weeks,  I have set time aside to create a fairy journal. In a  previous post, I shared that I was inspired to do this after reading about Cicley Mary Barker’s art process. I decided to make the journal instead of buying one. There were two main...

Making Art with the Fairies

Making Art with the Fairies

Making art with the fairies can truly be a magical experience.  Recently, I decided to create a fairy journal to record my encounters with my little garden friends. As I continue to stitch the pages of my journal together, I have begun to play with my watercolour...

Starting a Fairy Journal

Starting a Fairy Journal

Drawing inspiration from my garden, my artistic mentors and my magical friends of Nature, I am starting a fairy journal. I cordially invite you to read on to learn this idea came to me. This week my pansies have been in full bloom. They’re smiling and happy soft pink...

Two New Friends in My Fairy Garden

Two New Friends in My Fairy Garden

This morning I was delighted to see two new friends in my fairy garden; can you guess who they might be? I will give you a couple of clues: they both can fly; one is known for their laugh, while the other is an honorary fairy, although a wren. Did you guess that my...