Maine Folk and Hedge Witch Areas I've Studied Folk magic. Ceremonial sorcery, or chaos magick. Sea witchcraft. Herbal knowledge medicinal and magical use. Crystals, healing and magical use as well as some scientific properties. Rune divination and use in magic. Card reading and the use of cards in workings. Charm or lot reading. Psychic development. Pendulum divination and dowsing. Dowsing with a branch. Cleansings, and space exorcisms. Protections and banishings. Shamanic practice. Grandmother and her mother, both read the gypsy witch fortune telling playing cards, as do I.