The Fairy Healer is a valuable member of the rath, for she wears a dress of Usnea, an antibiotic and anti-fungal lichen. When members of the Troop get sick in the winter, they make teas from her dress.
Her bodice is made from layers of birch bark and her corsage is a hydrangea flower.
Tonic of the Woods
the inspiration behind the creations
Photos, stories and concept ©Kay Stephens
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