The Wild Blackthorn
High Priestess of The Spiral Oak
Ivy has been practicing various forms of Wicca, Paganism, and Witchcraft since 2008. She has trained in Gardnerian Wicca, Eclectic Wicca, and holds a 3rd Degree High Ordination in Firefly Witchcraft (Gardnerian/Eclectic Pagan Wicca) from The Firefly House in Washington DC in addition to her Ordination from The Wild Blackthorn Coven in Orlando.
Ivy's personal studies include deep dives into the history of the 8 Sabbats, The Wheel of the Year and Spiritual Healing and Cleansing techniques. In addition to these, she is passionate about Stone and Crystal Magic, Tarot and other forms of Divination, and Herbal studies. Ivy holds a certifications in Event planning and management, a Bachelor’s of Arts in Education, and is Ordained by the Universal Life Church as a reverend for the state of Florida.
Ivy has led rituals and classes for small groups, online groups, and was the Founder of the Winding Willow Digital Coven, now called The Blackthorn Academy. She has taught at Phoenix Phyre Festivals, Pagans in the Park in Orlando Florida, and other such festivals and events.
A newcomer to the Tampa Florida area, Ivy is beginning to teach at public events and privately beginning in February of 2022. She works as a Spiritual Advisor in Brandon Florida.
To read more about Ivy, find her on Facebook at facebook.com/diviningivytarot