Fairy House and Garden Haven
Located on a quiet wooded lot, this fairy haven could be your “forever fairy home”. Newly built in the forested area of Fairyland, this home and garden is ready to move” The front red wooden door has an antique silver knob, a piece of wood actually chewed by a beaver is next to it, and beautiful real feathers cover the entire door frame. To the side of it is a wooden plant pot with green gypsy grass in it. A mailbox sits to the side of the door and mail is delivered free of charge. To the left of this is a cleaning pail with a piece of sponge in it and a bucket made from a deer antler which holds a mop and broom. Beside this is a bench made from a mushroom, completely covered in birch bark and coyote fur is used for the seat of the bench. On the side of this is a mushroom and you will notice a window with a fabric curtain and the outside is lined with real feathers. There is a bird’s nest made from an acorn with blue beads used for eggs on the roof. There is a red wooden heart hidden in the back of the door. In the backyard there is a bird house with a wooden bird next to it. A small seat made from an acorn top and reef from a cattail sits under a window that has a beautiful fabric curtain. If you are lucky you can see a fairy peering out of it. A pine cone resembles a tree that sits in the corner of the house. Ideal for inside use only. Measures 8 1/2 by 6 3/4” and 6 3/4” tall.
About Eileen Lucas (Nee Muise)
Originating from Newfoundland and Labrador, and now living in Shortts Lake, Nova Scotia, Eileen Lucas (Nee Muise) is a proud Mi'Kmaq woman. She has been honing her creative skills as a self-taught artist for many years, and is able to blend her love of nature and wood into most of her creations, especially her newly found love of making fairy houses and accessories. Eileen enjoys showcasing her work, as well as sharing her knowledge about them with others. She believes that “Hoarding your creativity, eventually becomes a lost skill.” Two passions that fuse effectively for her are; making Indigenous items and sharing those skills with children. Eileen won the prestigious National, Indspire, Guiding the Journey Educator Award for Language, Culture and Traditions in 2016. She loves to write, as well as composing and singing songs and playing the Indigenous drum.