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Friday, June 17, 2011
Fairy Friday - an illustration by Virginia Frances Sterret
This is a castle that I would love to live in!
They walked side by side
This illustration is by Virginia Frances Sterret. It is from the book Old French Fairy Tales and the story is Princess Rossette. Here is the link to wikipdia for a synopsis of the story Princess Rosette. Kind of a weird tale a bit morbid but, this illustration is beautiful.
Here is another link to find out more about Virgina Frances Sterret. Art Passions
Nettle Pepperglow She plays tricks on small children and old folk. She lives in brambles and blackberry bushes. She can only be seen in the light of a full moon. She wears purple and green like berries and leaves and has autumnal brown wings, like a butterfly. Get your own fairy name from the fairy name generator!