The Faerie's Guide To Green Magick From The Garden
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The Faerie's Guide To Green Magick From The Garden

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Green magick, or stewardship of the earth, begins right in our own backyards. When we cultivate an herb garden--even if it's just a few potted plants on a sunny windowsill--we are tending living, sentient beings who respond to our intention, our energy, and our tender loving care. The "fae" (faerie) essence residing at the heart of each nurtured plant manifests in its foliage, flowers, fragrance, and flavor, and its unique healing, nourishing, and restorative properties. In "The Faeries' Guide to Green Magick from the Garden" author and free-fae-spirit Jamie Wood offers fresh, faerie-centric profiles of thirty-three familiar medicinal and culinary herbs accompanied by recipes for natural healing remedies, earth-friendly beauty products, and tasty treats. Fantasy artist Lisa Steinke pairs each herb with a vibrant portrait of its personality--its unique faerie signature--in her lyrical poetry and luminous paintings. With blissful blessings, magickal meditations, and zesty spells sprinkled throughout, "The Faeries Guide to Green Magick from the Garden" will help you get in touch with your own fae spirit and explore the earthly--and earthy--delights of your own garden.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 172 x 208 x 10mm | 439.98g
  • Random House USA Inc
  • TEN SPEED PRESS
  • Berkeley, United States
  • English
  • Full Colour Illustrations throughout
  • 1587613549
  • 9781587613548
  • 482,742

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"Enchanting. Elegant. Reading through this book made me want to race to the bottom of my own garden and dance with the faerie folk who share this world with us and every tree, flower, and budding seedling." --Charles Vess, award-winning fantasy illustrator "The Faeries' Guide to Green Magick from the Garden is bursting with luscious, beautiful art and writing that evokes a deep inner sense of wonder, peace, and inspiration."--Amy Brown, faerie artist "The Faeries' Guide to Green Magick from the Garden is a feast for the eyes, taking the reader on an enchanted journey through the garden. Its beautiful imagery and thoughtful writing weave an intricate path deep into the spirit of each plant."--Jessica Galbreth, fantasy artistshow more

About Jamie Wood

JAMIE WOOD is the author of "The Wicca Cookbook, The Teen Spell Book, The Enchanted Diary," and the critically acclaimed young adult novel "Rogelia's House of Magic," for which she was named the "Latina J. K. Rowling." Jamie also leads workshops and retreats on living in tune with the earth and honoring the sacred feminine. She lives with her family in southern California. LISA STEINKE is a celebrated writer and artist whose inspirational, faerie-themed paintings are sold internationally. Her work has been featured in numerous publications and she is a frequent guest artist and speaker at conferences, festivals, and conventions around the country. Lisa lives with her family in Denver, Colorado.show more

Table of contents

Introduction: The Faeries’ Guide to Green Magick • 1 What Is Faerie? • 2 Green Gardening • 10 Complementary Medicine • 17 The Faeries’ Message • 25 Herb Index:   Aloe • 35 Basil • 39 Bay Laurel • 43 Birch • 47 Calendula • 51 Chamomile • 55 Cinnamon • 59 Comfrey • 63 Damiana • 67 Dandelion • 71 Eucalyptus • 75 Fennel • 79 Garlic • 83 Geranium • 87 Ginger • 91 Hawthorn • 95 Jasmine • 99 Lavender • 103 Mint • 107 Motherwort • 111 Mugwort • 115 Mullein • 119 Nettle • 123 Oregano • 127 Red Clover • 131 Rose • 135 Rosemary • 139 Sage • 143 St. John’s Wort • 147 Thyme • 151 Valerian • 155 Vervain • 159 Yarrow • 163 Conclusion: A Love for All Living Things • 166 Index • 168show more

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