Tales from the Village


DIY Nature Craft: Annicke and Jeremy's Butterfly Mobile

Remember when Annicke Mouse and Jeremy Owl looked for butterflies and did field sketches of the different butterflies they saw? Jeremy said he was going to cut the paintings out and make them into a butterfly mobile for his friend Zoe Rabbit. And now he has done it! You can do the same, and make a butterfly mobile to hang on your sun porch like Zoe, or anywhere you like. Here’s how to do it. 

Jeremy Owl with Butterfly Mobile

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Tending the Beehive with Nicholas Bear Cub and Catalina Mouse

To celebrate the National Honey Bee holiday that the animals would definitely also be into, we made this art print of Nicholas Bear Cub and Catalina Mouse tending their beehive. Read more about it inside!
Nicholas Bear Cub and Catalina Mouse Beekeeping Print
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Annicke and Jeremy's Guide to Butterflies of the Field and Forest

Want to learn how to spot different types of butterflies? Annicke Mouse and Jeremy Owl love to go looking for butterflies to draw. Read their field guide inside, and get a butterfly printable for coloring! 

Annicke Mouse and Jeremy Owl look at butterfly painting

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The Animals Have a Grand Banquet of Welcome

When Peaseblossom Unicorn appeared in the Night Meadow and surprised the other animals during the Firefly Ball, they promised to hold a Grand Banquet to welcome her. Those animals sure do love to entertain! 

Hazel Village Grand Banquet Illustration

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The Animals Meet a Magical New Friend

As twilight fell on Midsummer's Day, the animals put on their best outfits and scurried to the Night Meadow for the Firefly Ball. That's when they noticed something weird at the meadow's edge. Then they saw: it was a unicorn!

Peaseblossom Unicorn Painting

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