Happy Autumn and Happy Spring!

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. Alban Elfed is the second harvest festival of the year, occurring on the 21st or 22nd of […]

The Throne Roome is Finally Compleat!

(Sound of trumpets and gnomes cheering in the background.) When I moved into my house the bathroom was absolutely dreadful. Henri was extremely amused. (You can read all about my journey of first-time home-ownership and DIY adventures on The Gnome and I Page.) After ripping out the horrid vinyl flooring, I painted what was underneath […]

Celtic Tree Month of Vine and Swan

Vine ~ Swan2nd September – 29th September Celtic Zodiac Prints are great birthday and new baby gifts! I can personalise the print with the recipient’s name. Vine/Swan Giclee Print on Parchment is available in 2 sizes here on magickmermaid.com Vine/Swan Celtic Zodiac Birthday Cards are now available here.5in x 7in (12.7cm x 17.78cm).Printed with archival […]

Celtic Tree Month of Hazel and Salmon

Hazel ~ 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 Giclee Print on Parchment is available in 2 sizes here on magickmermaid.com Hazel/Salmon Celtic Zodiac Birthday Cards are now available here.5in x 7in (12.7cm x 17.78cm).Printed […]

Wishing Everyone a Happy Lughnasadh!

Summer has passed its zenith and although temperatures are still quite warm (in the Northern Hemisphere), the sun sets a bit earlier each day.  Some crops are ready to harvest and preserve for the coming cold months. Lughnasadh, named for the Irish Sun God Lugh, is celebrated on the first or second day of August.  […]

Blue Faerie Door

You never know what you might find when walking in the woods. Perhaps the home of the Crystal Faeries who happen to enjoy mushroom gardening…… The inspiration for this illustration came from Tone’s amazing fungi photos. Check out his blog here: https://tasview.com The Blue Faerie Door is available on magickmermaid.com

My latest painting….

And quite possibly my most successful this year. Of course, it’s not a painting of a radiator. I actually painted the radiator! Only took me 7 years to finally get it done. 😀 My house was built in 1928 and this is the original radiator in the kitchen. Needless to say, Henri and Porthos were […]

Happy Summer Solstice and Happy Winter Solstice!

The Summer Solstice, also known as Midsummer and Litha, has been celebrated by various cultures all around the world for millennia. The longest day and the shortest night of the year is a celebration of the sun. In the Northern hemisphere everything is green and growing as we await a fruitful harvest. Wishing everyone a […]

Happy Birthday Cancerians!

Cancer Sun Sign Print and Birthday Card The Giclee Print is 8 inch x 10 inch (20.32cm x 25.4cm). The Sun Sign Birthday Card is 5 inch x7 inch (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 […]

Celtic Tree Month of Oak and White Horse

Oak ~ White Horse Zodiac Sign10th June to 7th July Celtic Zodiac Prints are great birthday and new baby gifts! I can personalise the print with the recipient’s name. Oak/White Horse Giclee Print on Parchment is available in 2 sizes here on magickmermaid.com Oak/White Horse Celtic Zodiac Birthday Cards are now available here.5in x 7in […]