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« on: November 07, 2009 11:21:09 PM »

Here are pictures of a wand I just finished for Ostara.

Ostara is the Wiccan holiday that celebrates Spring, hence the butterfly & flower motifs. The wand is lilac, and the designs are woodburned (obviously).

 I basically cut thee branch I wanted last Ostara, striped the bark, and let it dry for, oh, six months. I woodburned the designs in sometime in September, and oiled it (with lilac oil made from the Mother Tree's bloom's) at Samhain (Hallowe'en).



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« Reply #1 on: November 07, 2009 11:48:38 PM »

Blessed be! This looks amazing, and the energy you've put into it is phenomenal.

Are you going to put anything else on it (feathers, crystals, leaves)?
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« Reply #2 on: November 08, 2009 12:49:47 PM »

Are you going to put anything else on it (feathers, crystals, leaves)?

Nope, this is the finished product. I wanted the woodburning to be the central part of the design.  In my wands, I always have just one focal point, otherwise I find it looks too takey.
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« Reply #3 on: November 10, 2009 07:52:57 AM »

Nice work.  It looks sacred.
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« Reply #4 on: November 11, 2009 06:38:24 AM »

Very nice!  I like the simplicity of it.
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very nice  Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: June 05, 2010 04:51:46 AM »

just beautiful! I always thought Lilac to be a bit flimsy but this looks pretty firm, how think is it?
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