Lady of the Lake

The Lady of the Lake by Perditus on December 1, 2020 From the still water you rise our Lady of the Lake With unrivalled beauty and grace you are the unwitting cause of much lonely heartbreak As you majestically rise with tranquil timeless charm we feel your magic and love and know in our hearts you […]

Wishing Everyone A Blessed Samhain

The modern celebration of Halloween is derived from the ancient Celtic celebration of Samhain, which marked the end of Summer and honoured the Ancestors. Celebrated on October 31st, spirits may visit as the veil between This World and the Otherworld is the thinnest. This is also a time to give thanks for a bountiful harvest. […]

Celtic Zodiac Birthday Cards

Introducing Celtic Zodiac Birthday Cards!Cards measure 5in x 7in (12.7cm x 17.78cm).Printed with archival inks on acid-free archival cardstock.Card is blank inside, matching envelope included.Eco-friendly cardstock and envelope are FSC and SFI-certifiedand endorsed by the Rainforest Alliance.Enclosed in made-from-plants, acid-free, compostable sleeve.Ideal for framing as well. A great gift! Available at magickmermaid.com here

Celtic Tree Month of Hazel

Hazel Tree~Salmon Zodiac Sign5th August-1st September Celtic Zodiac Prints are great birthday and new baby gifts! I can personalise the print with the recipient’s name. Hazel/Salmon Print on parchment is available in 2 sizes here on magickmermaid.com Introducing Celtic Zodiac Birthday Cards 5in x 7in (12.7cm x 17.78cm).Printed with archival inks on acid-free archival cardstock.Card […]

Celtic Tree Month of Holly

Holly~Unicorn Zodiac Sign 8th July-4th AugustThe Holly is a symbol of life as it remains evergreen and is also a plant of protection. It represents the dark part of the year (the Holly King). The Unicorn’s spiral horn is a symbol of the sun’s power or a flaming spear which corresponds to the hottest part […]

Celtic Tree Month of Oak

10th June – 7th July Birthdays Oak Tree/White Horse The Oak is the most sacred tree of the Druids and rules the light part of the year (the Oak King). The Oak represents wisdom, strength, longevity and protection. The Summer Solstice (Alban Hefin) occurs in this month and as the longest day marks a turning […]

Wishing Everyone a Blessed Samhain

The modern celebration of Halloween is derived from the ancient Celtic celebration of Samhain, which marked the end of Summer and honored the Ancestors. Celebrated on October 31st, spirits may visit as the veil between This World and the Otherworld is the thinnest. This is also a time to give thanks for a bountiful harvest. […]

Beware the Beansidhe!

The Beansidhe (usually written in English as Banshee) is the Celtic faery spirit whose keening wail announces an impending death. Her lament is usually heard at night. The beansidhe can appear as an ugly hag or as a beautiful woman. To hear the shriek of the Beansidhe or see her is quite scary indeed. An […]

Happy Mabon to Everyone! Autumn Equinox

The days are noticeably shorter and there is a chill in the night air in the Northern hemisphere. Some of the trees are beginning to don their Autumn colours as we approach the dark season of the year. Mabon is the second harvest festival of the year, occurring on the 21st or 22nd of September. […]