The Magick of Colour

Colours are a vibrant language that bridges the physical and spiritual realms. As witches, we delve into the captivating world of colour correspondences, unlocking the mystical power these hues hold. In this article, we’ll uncover how colours have been used to convey emotions, attributes, and energies, and how they weave through our magical intentions, elements, and deities, infusing our spells and rituals with deep significance.

Colours have always been used to express a spectrum of emotions, attributes, and energies across cultures and histories. In the realm of witchcraft, these vibrant shades take on an even more profound role. Colour correspondences, as we know them, encapsulate the nuanced connections between colours and specific magical intentions, elements, and even deities. Each hue becomes a brushstroke on the canvas of our intentions, allowing us to craft spells and rituals with precision and potency.

The colour you choose for your witch-work is like selecting the best brush for a masterpiece. Different purposes demand different hues to channel the desired energies. For instance, the fiery red of passion and courage may be chosen for a love spell, while the soothing blue of tranquillity may enhance a meditation ritual. Consider these main colours and their magickal properties:

  • Red: Passion, energy, strength.
  • Orange: Creativity, enthusiasm, vitality.
  • Yellow: Intellect, clarity, confidence.
  • Green: Growth, abundance, healing.
  • Blue: Communication, intuition, serenity.
  • Purple: Spirituality, divination, transformation.
  • White: Purity, protection, new beginnings.
  • Black: Banishing, transformation, mystery.
  • Pink: Love, harmony, emotional healing.
  • Brown: Grounding, stability, connection to nature.
  • Silver: Intuition, lunar energy, reflection.
  • Gold: Prosperity, success, solar energy.

In the artistry of modern witchcraft, colours become our pigments of power, merging the mundane and the mystical. From the softest pastels to the boldest primaries, each hue carries a magickal charge, transforming our intentions into manifestations. As we delve into the world of colour correspondences, we awaken to the intricate interplay of symbolism and energy, crafting spells and rituals that resonate with the deepest currents of the universe. 

Jade is a shadow worker and lunar witch, an experienced witchcraft facilitator, and hosts the 8-week High Priestess course: Dedicant.