A witch is a witch, I used to hear. Wrong! Most of us specialize. Some practices are very strick while most are very personal in their approach. With a few you study and get different degrees.
I am a Eclectic, Hedge and kitchen witch who was brought up an Eclectic, Hereditary witch!
My husband is a Gardenarian, Pictish witch.
We are both at the moment solitary practicers.
This is the different types.
It practices by home and hearth, mainly dealing with practical sides of the religion, magick, the elements and the earth.
Mainly use ceremonial magick (obviously) in their practices. They commonly use Qabbalistic magick or Egyptian magick in their rituals.
This doesn't exist. Why? Witches don't believe in Satan remember.
Goes by the elements, the Ancient Ones and nature. They are usually healers or respect them highly. They work with plants, stones, flowers, trees, the elemental people, the gnomes and the fairies.
Deosn't follow a particular religion or tradition. They study and learn from many different systems and use what works best for them.
A mix of Celtic and Gardenarian beliefs. They train through a degree process and the covens are usually co-ed.
They are said to be modified Gardenarian.
Follow a structured root in ceremony and practice. They aren't as much vocal as others and have a fairly foundational set of customs.
Includes a lot of different traditions in one. Their prime focus now-a-days is the Goddess. It is the more feminist side of 'The Craft'.
It's originally from Scotland and is a solitary form of The Craft. It is more magickal in nature than it is in religion.
Someone who has been taught the 'Old Religion' through the generations of their family.
Also known as the Hecatine Tradition, it's the denomination of the craft with a Scotish origin
Comes from southern central Pennsylvania based on a 400 year old elite magick concentrating on simple faith healing
came from Italy and are known to be the smallest group in the US. It is said their craft is wise and beautiful, but very secretive.
One who practices alone with out a coven. They can follow any tradition.