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Sunday, January 20, 2008

Fairy Paintings...

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I bought the most divine book today, titled 120 Great Fairy Paintings. It has some of the most beautiful fairy pictures I have ever seen in it.

These are Royalty free so I would like anyone who wants a copy of these to please take one.
I will put some more on soon.

In the bottom picture, I love the way the fairies are bringing the fledgling water in an acorn cap, and two of them are bringing it berries. Is this not the stuff of magic?

~Nita~

16 comments:

sepia art studio said...

nita, thank you for thinking about me!... those faery paintings surely looks b e a u t i f u l! once i had an calendar, where was the artist's paintings. One of my favorite faery artists are these:

arthur rackham
brian & wendy froud
terri windling
suza scalora (an photographer)
cicely mary barker
amy brown

there is an old lore, which tells, that in every acorn there is a faery. i have always loved oak's; they are very powerful and magical trees.

sending you hugs...
delila

The Feathered Nest said...

These are so beautiful, Nita!!! And how kind of you to give them too. I hope you enjoy this new book, I can tell it's just amazing. Thank you! xxoo, Dawn

red tin heart said...

delila: i knew you would love them.. i also bought the book Spiderwick Chronicles yesterday. i love it. i want to get the whole set. have an enchanted day.
xoxo nita

red tin heart said...

dawn: you are so sweet, and you are welcome. i hope you have a lovely day that is full of good surprises...
xoxo nita

Donna said...

These pictures are lovely!! And you'll enjoy the Spiderwick Chronicles. I bought the fir one about 8 yrs ago, bought everyone since. Loved them! Have fun today!

red tin heart said...

donna: That is so neat that you bought the first one 8 years ago. I am excited to read the series.
I have read most of the Series of Unfortunate Events by Lemony Snicket. Have you ever read his stuff? It is so good. In fact there is a new series called, Pushing Up Daisies, that so reminds me of his writing style.
Have a great day friend.. love nita

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Dena ~ swaddlecottage said...

Hi Nita,

What a wonderful book! I love fairies and those pictures are just magical :)

Hugs,
Dena

PixieDust said...

Yes, this is magic! Thank you for sharing...

:-D

(((HUGS))),
Love,
me

Sandra Evertson said...

Oh my you are right! Delicious!
Sandra Evertson

red tin heart said...

Dena: If you love fairies, check out the book Fairyopolious? I hope I spelt that right.
Have a great day. xoxo Nita

red tin heart said...

Pixie: I am happy you like them...
xoxo nita

red tin heart said...

Sandra: I thought you might like them. xoxo Nita

Pam Aries said...

The fairies look so neat. Last year I got the most beautiful glittery fairy calendar..I am saving it. Ialso have some fairy books!

red tin heart said...

Pam: I love everything to do with Fairies. That is neat that you have a fairy calendar. I wanted to get one this year but didn't get a chance.
I had started to make a fairy house when John had his accident, but I stopped. I need to start making it again.
Have a great night. xoxo Nita

Pam said...

I love the fairy pictures. Thank you for sharing them. Happy Anniversary to the man of your dreams.
Pam
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