Belle s a very excitable pisky who loves Christmas. Her preparations start early as she makes the Christmas wreaths for her Cornish Pisky Pals, this takes a lot of work as she collects the flowers and foliage from various pisky gardens. The next stage is planning a theme for each wreath, some are very green foliage wreaths others are more floral, all have an added bit of Christmas sparkle sometimes a ribbon or a bauble. Belle celebrates her birthday on 14th November.
Cracker is a cheeky little pisky who loves to play tricks on his pisky pals, to manage his mischievousness the other piskies allocate him jobs. One of these jobs is to make the piskies crackers at Christmas, secretly Cracker enjoys this job and spends much time planning how to make his crackers with an extra big bang, and a hilarious joke too (well Cracker thinks so!). Cracker was born on 7th March.
Cringle is another Cornish Pisky Pal who loves to plan for Christmas, Cringle puts the most effort into planning the Christmas decorations, particularly those that hang on the Christmas tree. Of course getting all the Cornish Pisky Pals to help make home made Christmas decorations from interesting items collected all year around such as shells and sea glass is very important. Cringle birthday is on 25th May.
Perran with his Cornish name, wears the black and gold Cornish colours with a glitter edged tunic and hat, making him a proper Cornish pisky through and through. Perran celebrates his birthday on 5th March. At Christmas Perran likes to collect foliage, particularly holly, he remembers being told that in days gone by a holly tree was the traditional tree used to decorate homes at Christmas in Cornwall.
Izzy dresses in purple, with glitter of course, it’s her favourite colour that is found in many of the wild flowers that she loves. Izzy celebrates her birthday on 8th May. At Christmas Izzy uses her skills in working willow to make shapes that she decorates with Christmas lights and places all around the pisky garden for all her pisky pals to enjoy.
Sam is a smart Cornish Pisky Pal dressed in green, with glitter of course! Sparkling like the dew on the green fields that this little Pisky farms. Sam celebrates his birthday on 26th August. Sam loves to grow all the vegetables that the piskies enjoy on for their Christmas dinner.
Katie festive wears pink with added pink glitter to match her favourite seaside flower – thrift. Katie celebrates her birthday on the 24th November. At Christmas Katie loves to decorate her home with a garland of dried flowers she has made from the summer flowers she has dried from her garden.
Yasmin is dresses in blue, sparkled with glitter, just like the much loved Cornish sea. With a birthday on 7th January Yasmin loves Christmas, particularly organising her Pisky Pals to enjoy a swim on Christmas day in one of the beautiful rock pools on Coverack beach.
Jingle is a pisky who loves to plan, at Christmas all planning efforts are focused on creating an unusual Christmas jumper funnier than the previous years one, so this task is getting harder and taking more planning each year! Jingle is creative using bright coloured pieces of fabric, pieces of sheep wool he collects and his very favourite addition is of course a jingling bell! Jingle was born on the 5th April.
Mistletoe is named after the Cornish Mistletoe that grows near Pisky HQ, with a birthday on 20th October around the time Mistletoe berries begin to catch the eye.
Nadelik is the Cornish word for Christmas so of course Nadelik loves Christmas. It is an extra special day for Nadelik being both Birthday and Christmas rolled into one.
Noel is a resourceful pisky who is very concerned about the environment, that he loves to be outside enjoying as much as possible. He does his best to help the environment by reducing waste, he loves to repair things so they last as long as possible, the piskies rarely need to buy anything new – and certainly have some very unusual items that can’t be found in shops! Noel celebrates his birthday on 1st December.
Sugar Plum is a thoughtful pisky who spends lots of time making home made edible presents for the other Cornish Pisky Pals. A particular favourite of hers is to make homemade chutneys and jams with some delicious sweet treats too. Sugar Plum celebrates her birthday on 12th July.
Sparkle loves the snow of winter and enjoys cross country skiing, she’s discovered that vetch seed pods make very good ski’s if you are a small as a pisky. In the warmer weather Sparkle loves the sparkling sea and is a keen sailor who loves skimming across the surface of the sea on a sailing boat. Sparkle celebrates her birthday on 6th September.
Twinkle loves the white soft colours of an icy and snowy winter, she loves nothing better than a winter walk on a cold and crispy morning. If she’s really lucky she may find a frozen puddle to enjoy a bit of ice skating on. Twinkle celebrates her birthday on the 20th August.
Yule is a great organiser of the Piskies entertainment, and at Christmas loves to organise games for everyone to play. He also enjoys watching and a bit of football when he can. Yule celebrates his birthday on 22nd April.