Salix Tree Art

Artwork by me, Silvia.. Ponderings and poetry by myself and other more talented writers.

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Location: the country, Ireland

My name is Silvia (also known as SalixTree ), I live in the Irish countryside. I write and illustrate children's books. I like to garden, cross stitch, crochet, and read fantasy books.

Friday, January 02, 2015

a little drawing each day: Oct, Nov, Dec



Thursday, November 06, 2014

Dona Nobis Pacem 2014

Blog for peace

Monday, October 20, 2014


A pug who lives next door to my Mom

Thursday, October 02, 2014

a little drawing each day

9 aug to 30 sep

Sunday, August 10, 2014

a little drawing each day

2 July to 8 August

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

a little drawing each day

17 April to 1 July

Sunday, May 04, 2014

a little drawing each day Feb to April

17 February to 16 April doodles

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Carried by Faeries

I just finished illustrating another book for Stacey , here's one of the drawings.

Sunday, January 19, 2014

My art portfolio blog

My art portfolio blog, click on this button:
All my past friends, (
blog friends and gardeners, orcs and pixies and humans from UO, Sims2 friends ), I would love to stay in touch. Please find me on Facebook!

a little drawing each day

January to February
1 to 8

9 to 15

16 to 19

20 to 26

27 Jan to 16 Feb

Monday, November 04, 2013

Dona Nobis Pacem

If you go, go in Peace! It makes the flowers sweeter along the path.
Join us in the BlogBlast for Peace! : Blog4Peace

Peace globes through the years

Imagine all the people, living life in Peace

June, 2007

November 2007
November 2008

November 2010

November 2011

November 2012

 November 2013

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Tuesday, July 23, 2013

The Girl With the Funny Buttons

Our book is out on Amazon today! Story by Roberto Di Falco, illustrated by me. You can buy it HERE!

Friday, May 17, 2013

lego ballerina

I needed reference for a toy in a little girl's room, so I built myself a lego ballerina.

Thursday, April 18, 2013

Silvia's Birth of Venus sketch

I plan on doing a cross-stitch of the Birth of Venus, Silvia style!

Monday, April 08, 2013

Draw a Bird Day

Today is Draw a Bird Day.. so I did a radioactive bird ... drawn while in the hospital nuclear medicine waiting room.
Join us, draw a bird

Monday, January 28, 2013

Chris, Kelly and Dooley

                                   as faeries

Monday, December 24, 2012

Magical Christmas

May all the sweet magic of Christmas conspire
To gladden your hearts and fill every desire