original artworks and illustrations by Lily, 9 years old
On Cedar’s request. Lily and Cedar with his favorite birds. Blue Fairy Wrens and the brown Fairy Wren girls and some babies. Lydia had an ice-skating 10th birthday party! such a great experience Lily has been longing for, since I told her stories from my childhood ice experiences.a Family portrait. Lily has an incredible connection with birds. She talks with the kookaburras each morning and has names for those whose call she recognises. at the river a kookaburra alighted less than a foot away and connected with her for some long moments before returning above us and watching our fireside rest. Lily revealed that morning she had asked the kookaburras to come close to her, when she heard them singing in the dawn. Biscuit, her pet as she crowned the river kookaburra.the following three illustrations are from summer in Tasmania, we where exploring The Norse Myths for Lily’s main lesson and enjoying the legends and the creation concepts. Lily and her dragon. Yggdrasil tree of creation. The creation of man and woman from an Ash tree and an Elm tree.
Our family portrait at home. August 2013
Mushroom fairy village
our Earthship home and chook ship for our lucky hens! Note the glass bottle details on the chimney. A real rainbow falls upon her page…
Flying class. The teacher is out of the way so she won’t get banged. One girl is angry because her broom broke. The girl with the plaits is me.