The use of essential and natural oils in Magical Practice includes recipes for and the making of initiation oils, specific oils for the four elements, spirit, and the twelve astrological signs, all of which are used in making initiation oils. It would also cover making oils for specific Gods and Goddesses with some recipes, personal oil for anointing for magical practice or to express yourself to the world. We will discuss sensory sensitivities and the taking care of using scent carefully and respectfully.
The presentation will also include a list of needed oils, their associations, substitutions for the more expensive oils. We would cover the recognition that essential oils are very expensive, the reason for using essential or natural oils rather than the far less expensive manufactured perfume oils. We will discuss fixatives and the reason there are exceptions to the rule (ie natural civet vs lab created civit) related to the rede and cause no harm.
AmberIsis is a third degree priestess of the West Coast Eclectic Tradition. She is a past High Priestess and elder of Circle of the Winter Moon, based in Albuquerque, NM. She has been a leader in the northern New Mexico pagan community for many years. The brewing of magickal meads and mixtures is a long time interest of hers.
Registration for this class will close on Thursday, August 12 at 5PM