Magic, Belief, Mysticism and Fantasy

Add some magic to your life, or give these books to someone who is equally imaginative, mystical and young at heart.


Seasonal Fairies

Size: 10 x 10cm

Materials & Technique: pamphlet-stitched book; photographs, hand-lettering printed on metallic paper, fairy trinket. 

Price: $12 (AU) + postage

Description: This is a book for those who want to transport themselves in to the realm of fantasy. Fairies were dressed to represent the four seasons, and accessorised to complement the haiku poetry. They were then photographed in appropriate locations. The book is stitched in multi-coloured thread to represent the changing colours of the seasons, and a fairy trinket is added for emphasis.



Size: 10.5 x 7.5 cm

Materials & Technique: maze book; computer-printed text on paper

Price: $3 (AU) + postage

Description: This little book contains many quotations about angels to inspire you when you feel you need a boost. Keep it in your pocket or purse to use as a quick ‘pick-me-up’.


Treasure Chest

Size: 9 x 4 x 6 cm

Materials & Technique: concertina books in chest-box; computer-printed text on paper, metallic card covers with gemstones

Price: $30 (AU) + postage

Description: This treasure-chest box holds seven small booklets. Each booklet contains information about a particular gemstone (mystical properties as well as scientific facts), and those gems are sewn along the spine of the booklet. When the box is opened, the gemstone-spines of the booklets form a rainbow of colour.


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