Crafty Witch

Where creativity and Magick meet under the Moon.

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    How to Paint a Halloween Pumpkin

    How to Paint a Halloween Pumpkin

    Every Halloween I love to get involved in the creative stuff such as pumpkin carving, decorating my home and garden in spooky stuff and drawing and painting Halloween themed art. This year, I don’t have time for pumpkin carving as I’m away on the lead up to Halloween so I’ve thought of the next best thing. Pumpkin Paintings! These gorgeous bits of crafty fun are going to be used to decorate my altar and creative journal during this festival and I’m going to show you how easy it is to do. What you need: Paper Pencil Waterproof fine liner pen Watercolour paints (or other paints if you prefer)

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    Wishing Tree Creative Tutorial

    How to Create a New Moon Wishing Tree W e are all stretched for time these days and I find that a great way to carve out some time to get creative is to tackle a small but satisfying project such as this New Moon Wishing Tree. During this tutorial we are going to explore a super creative way of setting your New Moon wishes. I’m going to guide you step by step through crafting a New Moon Wishing Tree with little leafy wishes. And what’s great about this class is that you can do it each and every new moon! YouTube Tutorial Video Follow me step by step in…

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    Just Like the Moon Quote Card Tutorial

    We are all stretched for time these days and I find that a great way to carve out some time to get creative is to tackle a small but satisfying project such as this Just Like the Moon Quote Card Collage. Fancy joining me? Then here’s what you’re going to need……… I’ve tried to keep the supplies list as small as possible and I encourage you to find things that you already have in the house such as wrapping paper, magazine cuttings, or craft paper.  Supplies list:  A piece of A5 (half A4) card or thick paper for the background  Glue stick Pens for decorating – I like to use…

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    How to Start Creative Journaling

    Creative journaling has been my solution to struggling with ‘traditional‘ journaling. In my eyes, traditional journaling was the whole ‘dear diary’ thing and I was totally rubbish at that. Keeping, or in my case not keeping, a daily diary was just a stick to beat myself with. And although I find real benefit to writing out my thoughts, experiences and emotions of the day I’m certainly not drawn to do it daily. I needed a solution. It had to be one I could maintain without feeling like a failure. And I wanted to incorporate regular creativity into the mix as finding a way to bring in the benefits of the…