Free Printable Wiccan, Fairies, Witches Coloring Craft ActivitiesAlong with Halloween, the Wiccan (pagan) holiday of Samhain is celebrated on Oct. 31, too. Samhain activities include bonfires, incantations and magic of all kinds. Here are free printable Wiccan, fairy and pagan coloring pages and crafts. These would fit in with Halloween celebrations, as well as literature studies involving witchcraft and magic-themed fiction. Weave these crafts and activities into lessons on:
* Harry Potter
* His Dark Materials (Phillip Pullman)
* "The Bartimaeus Trilogy" (Jonathon Stroud)
* "Which Witch?" (and others by Eva Ibbotson)
* "Half Magic" (N.M. Bodecker)
* Ruth Chew books (these are vintage children's books about magic and witchcraft)
* "The Chronicles of Narnia"(C.S.Lewis)
* "The Spiderwick Chronicles"
* "Rainbow Fairies"
* "A Wrinkle in Time" (and other Madeline L'Engle books)
To get your free printable witch crafts, visit The Pooka Pages (click here). Pooka is a cat; he's a familiar-in-training. There are witch crafts for Samhain (Halloween), Yule (Winter Solstice), Imbolc (Candlemas), Ostara (Easter), Beltain (May Day), Litha (summer), Lughnasadh (late summer) and Mabon (harvest).
Pooka Pages also has printable runic symbols. Runes are ancient symbols dating back to the Druids and Celts. They are similar to hierglyphics, Native American drawings and Sumarian cuneiform symbols (from which we get our English alphabet). Learn to write messages with the picto-graphs.
There are also Storybook Chair tales, which are charming little stories that children will enjoy. They are best shared with everyone cuddling in a rocking chair. There are free printable Wiccan coloring pages (click here), too. Click here for free printable witch-themed games, fortune-telling charts, bingo and ESP (Extra-Sensory Perception) or mind-reading cards. What would a Wiccan website be without incantations, spells and herbal lore? Be sure to check them out.
Visit The Toymaker, too, for free printable holiday crafts and toys. Many of the Halloween crafts have a Samhain flair and the Christmas crafts are yule-themed. Phee's Coloring Pages has beautiful vintage fairy, nymph, sprite, pixie, nyad and dryad images to color.