We are delighted to have Empress Li (a pseudonym and paronomasia for the artist, M. Presley) as this year's featured artist. Fancying herself the curator of the art derived from her imagination, She revels in creating as many curious creatures, beings, and fantastic sites as she finds there. Each a visual representation in traditional pastel & acrylic, mixed media, or digital painting, are collected and placed in her marvelous menagerie. Please enjoy the wonders of her art . She can be contacted at mpresleyart at icloud dot com
Nina Amaya bought A Halo of Mushrooms from Andrew Hiller at MarsCon. She was so impressed, she invited him to be Author of the Year. You can pick up the book on Amazon if you can’t wait for the Faire. Urban Fae will find it intriguing.
There are so many festivals now, celebrating the faeries and other magical beings! There is also a lot of crossover of support and staff. Here is a list of local Faerie events:
If you have any you would like to add to our list, please email jacqui_42 at yahoo dot com. I'm looking forward to hearing from you!
Big Whimsy is an entertainment company run by Nina Amaya and Joffrey the Giant. It's an umbrella for so many things- stiltwalking and balloon twisting, music and dance! Big Whimsy makes costumes and props, too! Nina Amaya is the founder of the Baltimore Faerie Faire.
Habibi Hon Web Services is run by Jacqui, who creates the Baltimore Faerie Faire Website. Her sites can be simple or complex. Jacqui also runs the band, Tari Lagru, and hosts belly dance music practices every week. Contact her if you would like to play music with them, or if you'd like help designing your website! jacqui_42 at yahoo dot com.