A Happy Lughnasadh to Everyone!

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.  […]

Summer Elf

If you wake up at sunrise you may catch a glimpse of an elf gathering flowers from her garden. Available in two sizes here: magickmermaid.com

Wishing Everyone a Happy Summer 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 […]

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 […]

Ocean Faerie Water Elemental

A Water Faerie (Undine, Water Nymph, Water Spirit) arises from the ocean on a wave wearing a crown of pearls and surrounded by shells. In Greek mythology she is called a Nereid. Water Faeries also inhabit waterfalls, lakes and streams. An Undine or Water Elemental can gain a soul if she marries a mortal and […]

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 […]