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London workshop on poppets and dolls in folk magic

Mar 1st, 2018 | By
Poppets and Magical Dolls

I’m running a practical workshop called Poppets in Folk Magic at Treadwell’s Bookshop in London on Saturday 17 March. The class runs from 1pm to 3pm. All materials are supplied, it is only ÂŁ20 per person and you get to make and take home a magical doll you have created in the workshop to help you

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Contributors to Witchcraft Today 60 Years On

Feb 24th, 2018 | By

Witchcraft Today is an anthology that was published by Moon Books in 2014, in celebration of the 60th anniversary of Gerald Gardner’s seminal work, Witchcraft Today. In the sixty years following the publication of Gerald Gardner’s Witchcraft Today, new paths have appeared, and older ones emerged out of the shadow of repression and illegality, to

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The Witch and The Fool

Feb 17th, 2018 | By

My Personal Reflection of the Tarot Card – The Fool For I would ride with you upon the wind, Run on the top of the dishevelled tide, And dance upon the mountains like a flame. – W.B Yeats There is saying in the Neophyte initiation of the Golden Dawn, ” …for by names and images

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Witchcraft into the Wilds – an excerpt

Feb 5th, 2018 | By

Witchcraft into the Wilds is the latest book from massively popular witchcraft author Rachel Patterson. Here’s a sample to give you a sense of where this book goes and how it will enrich your practice. “Throughout this book you will find reference in one form or another to the four elements of earth, air, fire

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Book of Shadows Blessing

Jan 9th, 2018 | By

I wrote this is 2006 when I was starting one of my Book of shadows. I hope you all like it… Book of Shadows Blessing North, East, South, West I cast a circle for this book request North, East, South,West I call the quarters For this book be blessed North,East, South, West I call the

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The Witch is Not Dead

Jan 8th, 2018 | By

The Witch knows that the Craft is a way and means of expressing who she really is. It is a path which leads to her true and magical nature – a road map for her Soul. With so many different traditions, attitudes and beliefs in the Craft, it’s easy to get confused about which path is the right one

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My take on Kitchen Witchcraft

Dec 28th, 2017 | By
Sun catcher

(Originally written for a German publication about Witchcraft) If you walked into my house today the “Average-Joe” might not realise at first glance that I am a Witch; But none the less my craft is not hidden, it just might not be what you would expect… Sure I have a stained glass image of the

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Learn Candle Magic in Central London

Dec 14th, 2017 | By
Candle Magic

Lucya Starza writes… I’m running a workshop on practical candle magic at Treadwell’s Bookshop on Sunday 14 January 2018. The class runs from 1pm to 3pm, all materials are supplied, it is only ÂŁ20 per person and you get to take an enchanted candle or two home with you. The candle magic workshop covers material from

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The Magic of the Yule GiveAway Blanket

Dec 5th, 2017 | By

Dorothy L. Abrams My circle The Web PATH Center celebrates Yule with a Native American tradition I learned from Amy Lee’s Sisterhood of the Shields years and years ago. The gist of it is this: Spirit makes the gifts. We simply bring somethings for people who may or may not get them, but someone will.

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Burning it at Both Ends

Dec 4th, 2017 | By

By Mabh Savage Today I was going to blog about the Harry Potter: History of Magic event happening in Leeds City Library at the moment. It’s a rare treat to find an esoteric event like this in my home town, especially one that’s free and open to the public. Sadly, I had to cancel attending,

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