The Blackthorn Druid Order is a training program that blends Celtic Paganism, Druidry and Witchcraft. These thirteen monthly lessons are presented in person in a group setting. Classes take place the first Sunday of each month, and each class lasts around three hours. We are located in the Lehigh Valley area of Pennsylvania.
New Lessons begin March 2021. Contact us for an interview.
Develop a strong foundation for your personal practice and learn the ways of the Blackthorn Druid Witch.
The path of the Druid Witch honors Nature and Celtic Lore, the study and application of Magical Wisdom and Occult Knowledge, and the dedication to Healing and Service. This triplicity of magical wisdom is represented by three symbols: the Triquetra, the Triskele and the Celtic Knot Circle.
Topics include: Witchcraft, Druid Philosophy, Celtic Mysticism, Circle Casting, Ritual Structure & Leadership, Creating a Personal Altar, Sacred Space, Gods and Goddesses of Celtic Lore and Legend, Meditation and Creative Visualization, Magical Theory and Practice, Spellcasting, Divination, Animal and Tree Lore, Crystals, Magical Herbs and Plants, Candles and Essential Oils, Energy Healing, Magical Spirituality and Community Service.
All potential students are interviewed in person and must meet certain requirements.
Cost is $25 for each lesson or a total of $325. Monthly payments accepted.
The Blackthorn Druid Order offers equal opportunity for all without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, marital status, citizenship, national origin, genetic information, or any other such characteristic protected by law. The Blackthorn Druid Order prohibits any such discrimination or harassment.
The Blackthorn Druid Order was founded in 2013 by Rick Silfies Potter. He has been a witch and Celtic mystic for 30 years. Rick is the author of two books, “Walking a Magic Path” and “The Noble Art of Divination: A Journal for Tarot & Oracle Decks“. He has served as High Priest of several magical groups and is a member of the Order of Bards, Ovates and Druids. Rick has taught both publicly and privately for several years, on various topics related to Witchcraft and Magic. Aside from training students in the Order, Rick is a columnist for Witch Way Magazine, and offers magical services to the local community. These include ogham, oracle and tarot readings, spell bottles and spell candles, ritual oils and alternative healing therapies. Rick is a devotee of Cerridwen, the Witch-Mother-Goddess of Welsh origin.