Daughters of the Faerie Tree
the bright knowledge
Our gatherings will take place on tranquil Isle La Motte, the northernmost island on Lake Champlain in Vermont. You will feel like you’ve stepped out of the modern world yet have access to the amenities that serve us so nicely. You'll stay at Faerie Tree Cottage, either in the guest cottage in back or the main cottage.
The guest cottage has 3 bedrooms to sleep 6 and the main cottage has 2 guest bedrooms. Both cottages are beautiful and welcoming and you will sleep in luxury on a natural latex mattress topped with soft flannels and down comforter in the cold weather, and high thread-count French sheets in the summer.
A medicine woman deserves a little luxury, don’t you think?
The 3-plus acres offer a potager garden where vegetables, herbs and flowers are grown using biodynamic methods put forth by spiritual scientist, Rudolf Steiner. Time spent in the garden will include working with the devas of the plants and the soil, along with ritual to engage the spirits of the land.
You are encouraged to walk the 7-circuit labyrinth and lose yourself in its magic. The property is home to numerous songbirds that will charm and delight, and the island itself is free from noisy distractions. A perfect haven for a faerie college of sorts!
Two Brighid’s wells are located on the property and we will practice the ancient art of pilgrimage and water blessing. We will also learn how to dowse for water, dragon and ley lines.
Truth be told, this is a gorgeous and timeless sanctuary setting that will enchant and awaken your senses with its casual beauty. A perfect place to embark on an inner and outer voyage of sublime wisdom and wonder!