Mairéad Moth Fae

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Mairéad Moth Fae is a textile art doll handmade using cotton and vintage textiles.

She is the protector of winged moon creatures

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Her face is needle sculpted and stained with coffee

Facial features are hand painted with soft water colours

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Her soft golden hair is made with tussah silk,

produced by silkworms that live in the wild forest in trees found in South Asia, eating the leaves of the trees they live on.

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Her body is adorned with bits of beautiful embroidery

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The moth on her chest is made using bits and bobs of vintage textiles, hand painted with water colors and gold

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Mairéad Moth Fae finished in the making

(She has been sold and is now in private collection)

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