Magickal Oak Tree Miniatures

Oak trees are sacred to many cultures. Celebrate the seasons with these whimsical trees dressed in seasonal colours! Just added to MagickMermaid: Magickal Oak ACEO/ATCs ACEO (Art Cards Originals and Editions) and ATC (Artist Trading Cards) are miniature artworks measuring 2.5 inches X 3.5 inches (6.35cm X 7.62cm). The right size for small spaces, gnome […]

How Henri Avoided Spring Cleaning (Again!)

As a perennial procrastinator I sheepishly admit that some years my Spring cleaning doesn’t get done until Autumn.  This year, however, I promised myself extra chocolate if I accomplished these tasks in a timely fashion. I toiled away at these mundane chores for two months. I noticed Henri was conspicuously absent for several hours every […]

Beltaine, The Rites of Spring

The celebration of Beltaine is the symbolic union of the male and female principles of creation.  The God and Goddess are united in sacred marriage; the consummation of  their relationship symbolically fertilises the crops and animals for the coming year.  It is a celebration of the continued renewal of life. Symbols of rebirth, renewal and […]

Welcome, Spring!

In the Northern Hemisphere we are celebrating the first day of Spring.  On the Vernal Equinox, day and night are of equal length.  The earth wakes from its long Winter’s nap and signals the renewal of plant life. We can also renew ourselves. New plans, new good habits, new outlook on life. Happy Spring to […]

Egyptian Sky God Horus

Horus is the falcon-headed Sky God of ancient Egypt. His right eye is the sun (morning star) and his left eye is the moon (evening star). The sun represents power and the moon represents healing. The Eye of Horus is often used as a protection symbol. Horus is the latest addition to my Sun, Moon […]

Tiny Houses, Gnome-Style

Tiny houses are becoming more popular with humans world-wide. They are affordable and eco-friendly. Of course, gnomes have always lived in tiny houses that are off the grid. Although it’s still Winter, Henri is planning a new garden. He was inspired by some designs I created and submitted to Better Gnomes and Gardens Magazine. Both […]