Speaking of flower fairies, I had to post an illustration by Cicely Mary Barker. Cicely Barker has painted loads of lovely illustrations of flower fairies for all seasons and some more. Each flower fairy is accompanied by a poem.
Illustration for the Lily-of-the-Valley Fairy from Flower Fairies of the Alphabet. A girl fairy kneels, facing right. One hand is pointing upwards and in the other she holds a lily-of-the-valley flower.
Illustration for the Poppy Fairy from Flower Fairies of the Summer. A girl fairy stands holding a poppy in her right hand. Author / Illustrator Cicely Mary Barker i want a Cicely Mary Barker flower fairy on my body SO BADLY. love the Poppy
This is the fairy in your blackberry bush out the back Ma. Illustration for the Blackberry Fairy from Flower Fairies of the Autumn. A young girl fairy sits in a blackberry bush holding a frond of berries.