Make your own fairy caravan out of willow bird nests. You can find them at your local garden center. I found two different shapes. One is short and round with a removable top, the other is taller with a pointy top. Both have nice square openings in the front for birds and are perfect for a little door. The pink caravan was one of the first caravans that I made. I found the rusty metal wheels on Ebay. Acorns are added for an earthy touch and Tinsel is wrapped around the top for shine. A vine of leaves is made from muslin and wraps around the caravan. The door is…
There is an artist in France that is making paper mache Fairy houses, Carriages and fairy tale characters that you must see. Her name is Laetitia Mieral. She is a darling girl that calls herself a ‘paper magician’, and she truly is a magician with paper! You can watch her enchanting videos on YouTube. She uses different techniques in paper mache that I have never seen before. Laetitia works from her home in her studio in a little village in France that is equally as wonderful as her work. You can see that she surrounds herself with whimsical decor. I know how important this is when you are creating and…
This Steampunk Fairie Caravan was designed using scrapbook papers from Graphic 45. This collection of papers is Steampunk with the colors and graphics perfectly suited for this project. You can find them here is you are interested! Beautiful rich colors that turned a cigar box into a fairy caravan!