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Cheralyn Darcey

Cheralyn Darcey is a botanical alchemist, organic gardener, independent natural history scholar, artist, educator and the author of several books and oracle decks of nature magick, folklore, witchcraft and ethnobotanical traditions. Inspired by her pagan family upbringing and her passion for nature and magick, her work focuses on the spiritual, cultural, therapeutic and physical connections between humans and plants.

Her publications include three flower reading oracle decks which bring the Language of Flowers through the Doctrine of Signatures alive: ‘The Australian Wildflower Reading Cards’, ‘Flower Reading Cards’, ‘Flowers of the Night Oracle’. A flower affirmation deck for daily guidance: ‘Flower Petals’ as well as 'The Language of Flower'. Two Australian Wildflower mandala style colouring books: Florasphere Calm and ‘Florasphere Inspire’. Her book ‘Flowerpaedia, 1,000 flowers and their meanings’ presents a language translator for the Language of Flowers complete with correspondence lists to find flowers to match sentiments, ritual use and occasions.

A popular presenter at Mind Body Spirit festivals, libraries, museums and events, Cheralyn weaves the ancient magick and folklore of our gardens and our passion for the wilds of nature into workshops and talks to inspire renewed care for our land while finding personal guidance, inspiration and support in plants.

Her artwork has been featured in galleries and art prizes across Australia and the USA including The Australian Museum and Manly Art Gallery. Cheralyn was an Environmental Artist in Residence during the International Conference of Eco Ideas 2011 and has a long association with many Environmental organisations creating eco artworks, educational workshops and presentations as well as working as an administration volunteer.

Cheralyn has a regular segment on ABC Radio Australia ‘Flower of the Fortnight’ exploring the botanical history, gardening, myths and therapeutic facets of flowers. She has been a guest on Australian national tv and radio including Studio Ten, 2UE, Her organic vegetable, magickal herb and flowers gardens have been featured in Good Organic Gardening Magazine and she has been featured in many publications including The Sydney Morning Herald, The Daily Telegraph, many regional newspapers, Yours Magazine, ABC Gardening Australia, Air Asia Inflight, Country Style, Harpers Bazaar, Elle.


QUALIFICATIONS

  • RECENT EXHIBITIONS & AWARDS
  • 2014 Warringah Art Prize & Exhibition, Waste to Art ~ finalist Brookvale
  • 2012 “Together” solo exhibition Complete, Manly
  • Warringah Art Prize & Exhibition, Waste to Art ~ finalist Brookvale



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  • Magickal Herb Oracle Review | MavenUnmasked

    Magickal Herb Oracle Review | MavenUnmasked

    BY MAVEN UNMASKED JULY 7TH / 0 COMMENTS

    Ever wanted to stroll through a magickal garden and discover the most precious herbs and plants of the spiritual realm? Have you ever been fascinated by herbal remedies and their healing, spiritual and botanical properties? MavenUnmasked opens the new deck by Cheralyn Darcey and relays her first impressions of this unique and intruiging oracle. To see more of mavenUnmasked and her untitive readings, visit her at: cheralyndarcey.com To see more of the author, visit: mavenunmasked.com #MagickalHerbOracle #CheralynDarcey #RockpoolPublishing

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  • The Best Plants and Flowers for Your Office

    The Best Plants and Flowers for Your Office

    BY CHERALYN DARCEY JUNE 30TH / 0 COMMENTS

    How Do you Find the Best Plants and Flowers for Your Office? Plants and flowers should always be included in workspace environments as they bring what is our natural human daylight living state, the outdoors, to us. Although many of our homes may do so, the vast majority of office spaces, if they feature windows at all, usually have views of other offices. When we are in the presence of plants and flowers, we are calmed, settled and more focused while inside during the day.

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