18630 Loyalist Parkway
Site 5, Box 4 Hillier,
ON, Canada K0K 2J0
In the NewsTerry & Teresa's work at Fables, Fantasy & Fairy Tales has been featured in many television and radio broadcasts including CBC Ottawa News, A Channel Morning Show, CityLine with Marilyn Dennis, CTV's Eye on Toronto, Craft Scapes with Sue Warden and Regional Contact. In addition, their work has been featured in print articles, some of which are shown here.
County Magazine, Spring 2012
The Fairy Makers of Hillier
There's a warm and cheery vibe in the 100-year old church in Hillier where Teresa Fischer and Terry Wolfert live and work. These people are happy. You can feel it when you walk in. They run a thriving business here designing and manufacturing a unique product that they sell at fine craft shows all over Canada and the U.S. and export to collectors in countries all around the world. They make fairies. Dainty porcelain fairies that are elaborate little works of art. More..?
Calgary Herald Nov. 20, 2005
Fairies Flying off the Shelf
They're wispy, glittery things, fairies six inches tall crafted entirely by hand. Every golden or raven curl on their heads, every blushing cheek and delicate porcelain limb, are made by a husband-and-wife team of... More ?
Toronto Star ? July 3, 2004
Exquisite porcelain fairies are made by hand
Teresa Fischer mixes magic, folklore and a touch of whimsy to create a handcrafted collection of porcelain fairies that enchant and delight grownups and little children. More ?
Picton Gazette ? May 26, 2004
Famous Fairy Folk
There are famous people living and working quietly in the County. They?re not in the tabloids but famous in their own fields. More ?
One of a Kind Show ? March 2004
Fables, Fantasy, and Fairy Tales inducted into the One of a Kind Hall of Fame, Spring 2004
The One of a Kind Show is Canada's premiere Art and Craft Show. With over 800 exhibitors at Christmas and over 300 for the Spring, there continues to be a long list of applicants for this show. In order to gain entry to the show you must be at the top of your art or craft. From among this group The One of a Kind Show has selected a small group of approximately 30 Artisans to become members of their Hall of Fame. These Artisans must have reached a level of respect in the craft community and accomplishment in their chosen fields as well as be strong team players for the advancement of the One of a Kind Show. Terry and Teresa from Fables, Fantasy & Fairy Tales are proud to be members of the One of a Kind Hall of Fame since 2004.
The criteria for induction includes:
* The artisan has participated in the One of a Kind Show for at least 5 years.
* The artisan?s work represents a very high quality/standard in his/her particular craft category.
* The artisan demonstrates leadership amongst fellow artisans and the craft community.
* The artisan acts as an ambassador for new artisans both outside and at the show.
* The artisan has demonstrated their dedication and commitment to the One of a Kind Show.