Sometimes people find inspiration in the most unexpected places. Some find nature or other people inspiring, but Heather Penn found her drive to create in tea.

In 2006 Heather began drawing tea spirits as a way to creatively channel her love of tea. Since then she's drawn many beautiful creatures, each one inspired by a different tea. Heather mashes animals and plants together, creating the beautiful harmony of nature.

I invite you to grab a cup of tea and take a look at the beautiful Tea Spirits created by Heather Penn.

More info: happydorid.tumblr.com | Instagram

#1 French Earl Grey Tea Spirit

French Earl Grey Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

Art Equum 1 year ago

ART EQUUM

View more comments

#2 Tea Spirit

Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

KaileighDark05 1 year ago

Fenece Fox? Love it

View more comments

#3 English Breakfast Tea Spirit

English Breakfast Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

KaileighDark05 1 year ago

*Rubs Eyes*

#4 Gold Peony White Tea Spirit

Gold Peony White Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#5 Osmanthus Black Tea Spirit

Osmanthus Black Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#6 Houjicha Tea Spirit

Houjicha Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#7 Tea Spirit

Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

KaileighDark05 1 year ago

Cute😻

View more comments

#8 Bai Mudan Tea Spirit

Bai Mudan Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

ErMerGerd ItBecky 1 year ago

Someone draw ninetails like this

View more comments

#9 Bed Time Blend Tea Spirit

Bed Time Blend Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

N G 1 year ago

This one is just Bat-ea

#10 Dragon Oolong Tea Spirit

Dragon Oolong Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

Zombie Gurl 1 year ago

I'm glad there's variety versions of dragons. Everyone must of expected to be with a face of reptilian or bit of croc.

View More Replies...
View more comments

#11 Snow Jasmine Tea Spirit

Snow Jasmine Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

Ditto 1 year ago

Favorite kind of tea

#12 Lotus Tea Spirit

Lotus Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#13 Dragon Phoenix Shan Lin Xi Tea Spirit

Dragon Phoenix Shan Lin Xi Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#14 Hibiscus Tea Spirit

Hibiscus Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

Silent Skeleton 1 year ago

Two of my favorite things, Hibiscus Tea and Sting Rays (or Flap-flaps as I call them XD)

View More Replies...
View more comments

#15 Ambrosia Plum Tea Spirit

Ambrosia Plum Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#16 Iri-Bancha Tea Spirit

Iri-Bancha Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#17 Lapsang Souchong Tea Spirit

Lapsang Souchong Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#18 Silk Oolong Tea Spirit

Silk Oolong Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

Megan Mashedpotatoes 1 year ago

I WANT ONE. NOW. >w< It's too cute!

#19 Kirin-Ish With Pears Tea Spirit

Kirin-Ish With Pears Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#20 Fragrant Leaf Tea Spirit

Fragrant Leaf Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#21 Tea Spirit

Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#22 Imperial Pearl Tea Spirit

Imperial Pearl Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#23 Gold Peony Twisted Leaf Tea Spirit

Gold Peony Twisted Leaf Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#24 Calendula Tea Pirit

Calendula Tea Pirit

Heather Penn Report

#25 Persimmon Leaf Tea Spirit

Persimmon Leaf Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#26 Arya Pearl Darjeeling Tea Spirit

Arya Pearl Darjeeling Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#27 Tea Spirit

Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#28 Mulberry Tea Spirit

Mulberry Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#29 Mountain Grape Tea Spirit

Mountain Grape Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#30 "Understeeped" Oolong Tea Spirit

"Understeeped" Oolong Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report

#31 Kagoshima Sencha Yutaka Midori Tea Spirit

Kagoshima Sencha Yutaka Midori Tea Spirit

Heather Penn Report