I use Sigils in many of my spells and witch crafts. My two favourite forms of working sigils are the Magic Square of Saturn and the Witches Sigil Wheel. Both allow you to create a sigil that is almost impossible for someone else to read. Whereas bindrunes another popular method are quite easy to break down into their meaning. 20161230_010841-1

This post will explain how I use these two methods to create sigils, there are many other methods that are out there on the internet and in books, but this is how I use them. 

With both methods you need to create a word or short phrase that expresses your spell work. I’m going to use the word PROTECTION for this example. Sometimes I will use just the one word other times I’ll chose a short sentence. You will need a copy of the square or wheel printed or copied out, mine is in my witch planer so I always have it to hand. It very important to have the numbers/letters in the order shown above. Regardless of the work you are crafting the order of these letters and numbers does not change.

I’ll start with the Magic Square of Saturn as this has one extra step to it.

for this method you will need to work out a number code for your chosen word

1     2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
a    b    c    d    e    f    g    h    i
j    k    l    m    n    o    p    q    r
s    t    u    v    w    x    y    z

P   R   O   T   E   C    T    I    O    N
7   9   6    2    5    3     2   9   6   5

For the Witches wheel you just need the word/phase or sentence you have chosen.
I then place a thin sheet of paper over the top of my copy of the square or wheel. Although it’s not extremely clear in the photos my paper is thin enough for me to see the grid and numbers/letters on the sheet below. I use the sheet below as a guideline to draw out my sigils. Starting with your first letter/number draw a line to the next and then onto the next on until you have drawn lines to each of your letters/number. I personally like to start my sigil with an O and finish with a Θ (well a coloured in O), If a line if repeated the choice of drawing over, next to it or looping around it is totally up to you.

The sigil that you settle on, whether straight lined or curved, including vowels or without is entirely a personal choice (this adds to the coding of the sigil as no two people will draw a sigil the same). Pick the image that you like the most then repeat drawing it until you can draw it out in one smooth natural stroke. Take a piece of parchment/spell paper and while focusing on your spell intention write your sigil on the parchment (or of course whatever you have chosen to use maybe a candle, write your sigil in herbs on the floor, draw it in the sand….. your options are endless) I am planning to add this sigil to a spell bottle so I have folded my parchment and sealed it with wax and a stamp.

On my Instgram account (@bujowitch) I have two short videos of my process check them out if there is anything you’re unsure of or leave me a comment.

Hecataine x

Source: Sigils- repost from my BUJO blogr

By GrannyMoon Posted in Pagan

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Wolf Of Antimony Occultism

Occultism, Esotericism, Spirituality, Philosophy, Magick, Witchcraft, and much more...


A daily selection of the best content published on WordPress, collected for you by humans who love to read.


“Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.” -Scott Adams

Brandolf Thorstein's Grimoire

“The first time I called myself a 'Witch' was the most magical moment of my life.” ~ Margot Adler, Drawing Down the Moon: Witches, Druids, Goddess-Worshippers, and Other Pagans in America


Life is a continuous journey.Lets make it memorable.

GrannyMoon's Morning Feast ~ Healing Arts and Pagan Studies


Crystal gems healing, home improvements and some funnny things in our life.

Undead Author Society

Resurrecting Dead Stories

What Did You Say?

Perspectives; Thoughts; Comments; Opinions; Discussions

Sun in Gemini

SteveTanham - writing, photography, poetry, friends



Hestia's Servant

Living the Life of Magick and Devotion

In The Dark Of The Moon Graveyard Rabbit

A Member of The Association of Graveyard Rabbits "Every grave in the dark he knows....."

DNAeXplained - Genetic Genealogy

Discovering Your Ancestors - One Gene at a Time

Rubys Readings

Accuarate Psychic, Astrologer, Honest Readings

The Witches Gossip Corner

spread rumors, spread gossip, talk, whisper, tell tales, tittle-tattle, tattle

The Foxhole

Unapologetic Patriot

The Purple Almond

Where food is medicine.

Yarn Spells

Crafts and Ramblings of a Disenchanted Cradle Witch


Yoga powered

anita dawes and jaye marie

words, glorious words...

Journey Into The World of The Sea Witch

Live for Today, Laugh at Yesterday, Believe in Tomorrow


Books, Reviews and bookish thoughts


International Psychic, Astrologer, Reiki Master Teacher and published author.


Life around a girl who loves to daydream, who believes in her dreams and keeps going on.. Stay with her, believe in her! 😊


If Monsters Don't Exist, Why Are They Out To Get Me?

The Desert Path

The Dusty Ramblings of a Desert Pagan

Every Little Thing She Does Is Magick

The Digital Grimoire of An Eclectic Witch

Ashley Knibb

Paranormal Explorer, Investigator & Researcher

Tarot by Cecelia

Time is the most important thing we've been given.

The Forest Witch

Polytheist Witch & Tea Brewer

Art, Spirit, Nature

there is a web that connects all things

Lavender Moon Crystals

Crystals to Buy Online


Searching for intelligent life on earth


Exploring wise-craft and weirdness

Nobody Move!

We're here for your money. Cooperate, and nobody gets hurt.

YA Fantasy Novelist, Poet, & Visual Word Artist

Spiral Wound

a collection of chants, songs, readings and more helpful for UU and Pagan worship


Namaste~My soul honors your soul

Creed of Caledon

"The path of power is not the way to wisdom, the way of wisdom is the path to power"

On Gypsie Mountain

A collection of happiness

Create Awesome

Life Awesome On YouTube

%d bloggers like this: