• Wheel of the Year

    Celebrating Samhain

    For me Samhain has always been a special time of the year. Even before I knew it as Samhain instead of Halloween. I’ve been embracing the ‘vibe‘ since we entered October, well it is officially the season of the witch after all. I adore this time of the year as I feel freer than at any other time. It also makes me a little giddy and the energies can be a bit much for me from time to time but a whole month of feeling like it’s your birthday will do that to you. I’ve never really gelled with 1st January as the New Year and when I found out…

  • Crafty Witch,  Wheel of the Year

    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)

  • Wheel of the Year

    Ostara

    Ostara is one of the festivals on the pagan Wheel of the Year. In the Northern Hemisphere it also signifies the first day of Spring. Find out how to celebrate here.