The Midcenturian Tarot

Deck Name: The Midcenturian TarotCreated and Published by Madam ClaraAvailability: Etsy In a word, the Midcenturian Tarot is adorable. The deck is Rider-Waite-Smith based, so it’s an easy deck for readers who are familiar with that method of study. The deck arrives in a grey drawstring jute bag with Manda Clara’s signature question mark screen printed …

The Delta Enduring Tarot

Deck Name: The Delta Enduring TarotCreator: EganPublished: Oily Pelican Press, 2017Availability: Out of Print The Delta Enduring Tarot is a love letter to the Mississippi Delta and the singular experience of living in that otherworldly realm where the earth gives way to water, where the river meets the ocean, where music and art and magic …

Venetian Tarot

Deck: Venetian TarotCreator: Eugene VinitskiPublisher: Indie Published, 2017Availability: https://www.etsy.com/listing/567024409/venetian-tarot-deck-divination-tarot The Venetian Tarot was created by Eugene Vinitski with the first edition printing of October 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland.  The first edition had a limited run of 500 decks.  This is a review of the original Author’s edition.  The inspiration for the artwork comes from the …

Wonderland Tarot

Deck Name: Wonderland Tarot (1st ed) Creator: Christopher AbbeyArtist: Morgana Abbey Publisher & Year: US Games Systems, Inc, ©1989.Availability: Find the second edition (2017) of this deck from https://www.usgamesinc.com/The-Wonderland-Tarot-in-a-Tin.html?category_id=4 How far down the rabbit hole are you willing to go? Are you mad as a hatter and able to work with a tarot deck that shifts suits …

Old Style Lenormand

Deck: Old Style LenormandCreator: Alexander RayPublisher: U.S. GamesWhere to buy: https://www.usgamesinc.com/old-style-lenormand.html I’ve always felt that the images in Lenormand decks are an expression of the Victorian era. It is a display of their fear and admiration, challenges and joys. The objects chosen to express these sentiments reveal what they value and scorn.  The Old Style …

Tarot for Magic

Using Tarot for Magic What is magic?  Magic is the act of manifesting one’s desires. While it isn’t as simple as waving a wand to materialize things out of thin air, it is incredibly simple in concept and not difficult to perform.  There are many branches of magic and they all share a core philosophy …

7starot

Deck Name: 7starotCreator(s): 7starotPublisher & Year: Self Published, 2020Guide – https://www.7starot.com/blogs/7starot-guide/the-7starot-deckInstagram – https://www.instagram.com/7starotWhere to buy – https://www.7starot.com/ This year I’ve been really deep diving into the patterns of pip decks, so when the 7starot landed in my lap for review I was delighted to look at these cards with that type of lens. Much like …

White Owl Mystic Arcana

Deck Name:  White Owl Mystic Arcana Oracle DeckCreator: White Owl MysticPublisher: Self-publishedInstagram: @whiteowlmysticWhere to buy: Etsy Normally, I’m not a fan of collage art. Many art pieces of this genre feel haphazardly assembled to me. Due to its limitation in relying on pre-existing images, some pictures are poor in quality and the end results can …

Amenti Oracle

Deck Name: Amenti Oracle – Feather Heart Deck and GuidebookWritten by Jennifer Sodoni Illustrated by Natalee Miller Published by Hachette Book GroupAvailability: Our Amazon Store Love at first sight is a concept I don’t necessarily invest a whole lot into because it’s hard for me to fathom how you know “the one” has entered your …

Gilded Reverie Lenormand – expanded edition

Deck Name: Gilded Reverie Lenormand Expanded EditionCreator(s): Ciro MarchettiPublisher & Year: US Games, 2017Availability: https://www.usgamesinc.com/Gilded-Reverie-Expanded-Edition.html The Gilded Reverie Lenormand by Ciro Marchetti was originally published in 2003. I remember seeing it in bookstores and thinking that it was a gorgeous deck. I didn’t buy it at the time, however, because I had no idea what …