Tag Archives: Tools of the Trade

What is the Witches Wand?

​The Wand is archetypal tool of the magic user. Whether a Wizard or Witch, a Seer or a Sorceress; the quintessential mark of this magical being is the wand they bear. It’s a big thing, just look at the central … Continue reading

Posted in Defining My Craft, Magick, Tools of the Trade, Witchcraft | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What is a Witches Mirror?

​Mirror Mirror in my hand, Whose the fairest in the land? Mirrors, particularly black mirrors, are one of those tools which is often snapped up in those early, heady days of learning about Witchcraft but they are then not used … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

What is a “Cone of Power”?

NB this post was originally written as part of the Tools of the Trade series but will serve for Defining My Craft project as well. Not all the tools of the Witch are physical objects, and not all of them … Continue reading

Posted in Defining My Craft, Magick, Tools of the Trade, Witchcraft | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tools of the Mind

One of the first things that gets asked by the budding Witch is “the first thing I shiuld get/need/understand?” A lot of the time they expect to be told about a particular book, ritual, tool or set of correspondences and … Continue reading

Posted in Magick, The Pagan Experience 2015, Tools of the Trade, Witchcraft | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pendulums

Why overcomplicate something that can be so simple? In the pursuit of divination techniques and tools the pendulum is both the simplest but easiest to overcomplicate should you wish to. It can be a tool on its own or used … Continue reading

Posted in Divination, Tools of the Trade, Witchcraft | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

Poppets

More from the Tools of the Trade series today, a tool often hotly debated in forums and groups, the poppet. The reason that they cause such a stir is that they are often viewed as having a single purpose and … Continue reading

Posted in Magick, The Pagan Experience 2015, Tools of the Trade, Witchcraft | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Poppet – Crochet Pattern

To accompany my upcoming post on Poppets I have written up my Crochet Poppet Pattern and posted for peoples reference. As with all my patterns they are free to use and you can do with the finished product as you … Continue reading

Posted in Crochet, Magick, Tools of the Trade, Witchcraft | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment