My poppies have started blooming again. They are a big flower about 4/5 inches across and such a concentrated color of orange. I looked down my front sidewalk and thought someone had stuck a orange sprinkler flag there – but no it was my first poppy! They even survived the hail we had last Tuesday, […]
Fairy Henge with a small star fish, sheet moss over the dirt holding the stones up and the Scarlet Pimpernel Fairy who was sitting. Since there were no plants except the small one in back – there was nothing binding the earth together. So when it slipped off the stair in my window well greenhouse […]
A reminder Fairy Gardens are temporary constructions. In this basket garden I discovered the Flower Fairies of Cicely Mary Barker have been translated into 3-D versions about 3 to 5 inches tall. Above is Buttercup, with a real pansy, a log with glass butterfly and a blue bird. I put the garden out under the […]
As a departure from my mandalas, I have been playing around with making fairy gardens, so will present a few of my attempts in the next few posts. This first one is a tea cup garden with a May pole, a couple tiny fairies and a pansey. Enjoy, I’ve been having fun with them!