I am… I am but the stardust that tumbles I am but the twig that snaps beneath your umbels…

Posts tagged “watersprite

The Princess Nobody…

Patiently awaits her thankful Prince's return. Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~

Patiently awaits her thankful Prince’s return.
Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~


The Littlest Seafairy!

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~


Eleionomae’s Illusion

The Eleionomae often misled travelers with their illusions. The illusions constituted images of a traveler's loved ones. Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~

The Eleionomae often misled travelers with their illusions. The illusions constituted images of a traveler’s loved ones. Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~


The Little Watersprite and her Magic Beetle!

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~


Melia

The  honey-nymph... Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~

The honey-nymph…
Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~


The Chrysalis

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~


The Merrow-Maiden!

Merrow-maidens have been known to lure young men beneath the waves, where afterwards the men live in an enchanted state. Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~

Merrow-maidens have also been known to lure young men beneath the waves, where afterwards the men live in an enchanted state.
Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~


Going Home

only to return another day! Photo by Anastasia Traina ~2013~

only to return another day!
Photo by Anastasia Traina ~2013~


From a Distance, Potamide

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~


La Fleur Gaurdian et sa Enchantée

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~


Potamide

"In the lonely hour of noon the little naiad sat with her water-pitcher at the spring... sending forth from it the warbling brook." Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~

“In the lonely hour of noon the little naiad sat with her water-pitcher at the spring… sending forth from it the warbling brook.”
Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~


A Shellycoat!

A pückish [water-sprite] who served the monks of a Mecklenburg monastery for twenty years; he was thoroughly good-natured, and only bargained for 'tunicam de diversis coloribus, et tintinnabulis plenam.' [a "parti-coloured coat with tinkling bells"] Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~

A pückish [water-sprite] who served the monks of a Mecklenburg monastery for twenty years; he was thoroughly good-natured, and only bargained for ‘tunicam de diversis coloribus, et tintinnabulis plenam.’ [a “parti-coloured coat with tinkling bells”]
Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~


The Transfiguration!

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~


Le Gaurdian des Petites Âmes!

The Gaurdian of the Little Souls... Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~

The Gaurdian of the Little Souls…
Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~


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Lunete, the Lake’s Lightkeeper!

luneteLunete is a water chimera, composed of three parts, peacock, nudibranch, and human.

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~


The Infant Morgen…

Ready to return to the sea...

Ready to return to the sea!

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~


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The Emergence…

lonelysprite 2of the lonely watersprite.

Photo by Anastasia Traina ~ 2013 ~