Founder of the Dianic tradition and foremother of the Women’s Spirituality movement, Z has been the High Priestess of full-frontal Feminist Witchcraft for over 50 years. Z invites you to come, step into your power, and take action towards spiritual liberation–for when women gather, the world is healing!
High Priestess Susun began studying herbal medicine more than thirty-five years ago, and since then has garnered an international reputation for her groundbreaking lectures, teachings, and writings on health and nutrition, which frequently challenge conventional medical approaches and are unabashedly pro-woman.
High Priestess, poet, musician, dancer, actor, and playwright Miri speaks on topics such as diversity and multiculturalism, social activism, and topics related to the Jewish and African diasporas. She has toured nationally with her one woman shows, “The Queen of Sheba? Yes I Am!” and “Grandmothers of the Universe.”
Lady Jesamyn Angelica
Priestess of the Luminous Void, Founder, Lineage Holder, and High Priestess of Sisterhood of the Moon and Sisterhood of the Tribal Priestesses, and Founder and Facilitator of Magick & Empowerment, a modern day Mystery School, Lady Jesamyn is dedicated to empowering women through truth-speaking, authenticity, and self-exploration.
Sisterhood of the Moon
High Priestess, folk artist, and matrilineal wise woman who facilitates circles for women and girls focused on Women’s Mysteries and the activation of personal power through hands-on activities and embodied, kinetic experiences. Lithia founded Witches Rising, Virago Archery, and the Wicked Sisterhood of Wildheart Grove.
GUEST PRIESTESSES & ARTISTS
Singer, songwriter, and comedienne Celia has been described as “A cross between an Earthy Enya, Joan Baez, and Tina Fey.” She dishes up the most delicious concoction of the silly and sacred delighting audiences across the nation. Celia uses sophisticated “looping” technology to harmonize with herself–creating an amazing experience in real time.
Crystal Starshine Fire Fox
High Priestess of the Sisterhood of the Trees and Tribal Priestesses, Shamanic Minister and breath work facilitator, Author and columnist, and Creatrix of the Youniquely Woman Red Tent, Crystal helps women unearth their true selves through courses in psychic development, life coaching, Reiki, and other healing modalities.
Youniquely Woman Red Tent
Kris is the Producer of Body Rhythm Goddess; a DVD that incorporates African dance and Goddess ritual together. She is also the Co-Producer of the Goddess Crafts Faire that celebrates the Winter Solstice through wimmin’s handcrafted gifts and musical artistry, Sebastopol CA.
Larissa has been exploring her passion for West African, Congolese, and Afro-Cuban rhythms since 1995 with many teachers, including Mabiba Baegne, Ubaka Hill, Yona Fleming, Malonga Casquelord, Carolyn Brandy, Stori Davis, and Amadou Camara. She performs with Afia Walking Tree’s Spirit Drumz ensemble and Mamayah, a Sonoma County-based women’s West African drum ensemble.
Goddess-worshipping, feminist burlesque dancer and hippie mama. Tallulah hosts women’s empowerment workshops, including: Moon Cycles, Love Your Body, and Feminine Movement. She illuminates how culture conditions us–and how to move past it to love and honor our bodies. Beauty comes in all shapes, sizes, ages, and varieties!
Diana is the renouned author of a great many works, including the well known and loved novels in the Avalon series. In addition to her writing, Diana has worked for many years as a priestess of the Goddess and is a respected elder within the pagan community. As a teacher, she offers classes in runelore and transe work.
Jenn is a singer, songwriter and activist who grew up along the American river in Auburn, California in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains. Her songs pair poetic words with a soothing voice described as having a naturalness, which creates music almost always described as relaxing. If it’s a timely and just cause, Jenn tries to be there.
Special thanks to the amazing volunteer staff that brings this festival to life: Sabrina Baxter (Altar Priestess), Deeann Bruno (Fire Priestess), Gypsy Jean Cottam (Resonance Priestess), Brandy Elena Flores (Vendor Coordinator), Penny Flowers (Goddess Shop & Raffle), Marcella Paolocci (Shuttle Coordinator), Sharon McCarthy (Souls Vision Photography)!