Fairy Orchestra - Fairies Greeting Card
🎵"Where there are flowers, there fairies are!"🎶 This verse and accompanying illustration by Cicely Mary Barker embody her artistry. With a meticulous focus on detail, an adept ability to capture the essence of flowers, and an inspired study of Pre-Raphaelite artists, Barker's illustrations became synonymous with her cherished Flower Fairies. In the lore of that series, wherever a seed sprouts, a Flower Fairy baby is born. Each Flower Fairy lives and sleeps in their chosen flower, plant, or tree, and takes care of it as they both grow! See this image as an art print!
Cicely Mary Barker (1895-1973) left an indelible mark on the world of art with her enchanting illustrations and delicate botanical creations for magazines, postcards, greeting cards, and children's books. Renowned for her beloved Flower Fairies series, Barker's artistry blended her keen observation of nature with a unique touch of fantasy. The series, which debuted in 1923 with Flower Fairies of the Spring, continued to blossom with subsequent volumes dedicated to different seasons. Barker's intricate attention to detail and her ability to infuse life and personality into her fairy characters established her as a pioneer in the realm of fantasy illustration.
This product was custom designed and created at our location in Seattle.
Cicely Mary Barker
A6 (4.5" X 6.25") with Envelope