Joie de Vivre Tarot- The Empress
My #TarotJoy Empress- I make my surroundings beautiful, myself beautiful, to the degree I can, because beauty inspires more beauty. "Beauty is a manifestation of secret natural laws, which otherwise would have been hidden from us forever." ~Johann Wolfgang von Goethe The joy of beauty is not just superficial. Our souls long for it because it reveals truth, light,and love, of creation, of the process, in ourselves. This Empress is from Joie de Vivre Tarot by Paulina Cassidy, published by U.S…
This Fan-Made Harry Potter Tarot Deck Is Magical | The Mary Sue
I'm not a tarot user but I find the art on many decks to be incredibly beautiful. A few years ago, Dark Horse was going to produce a Buffy the Vampire Slayer deck but it fell through. These fan-made Harry Potter tarot will never be sold in stores due to copyright issues but artist Laura Freeman, nasubionna on DeviantArt, did some really great work on them. Hit the jump to see more, plus her justifications for who she chose for which card.
The Empress of the Robin Wood Tarot Deck; this is one of the decks I have, and The Empress has always resonated with me even though I don't have the motherly thing going. I had totally forgotten, since I haven't used my decks in years, that she had a spinning wheel on her. And now I am a spinner. How cool is that?
Fairy Tale Tarot
You’ll find familiar stories in Lisa Hunt’s Fairy Tale Tarot—Cinderella, Three Billy Goats Gruff, Rapunzel, Jack in the Beanstalk, Hansel and Gretel, Ugly Duckling, Sleeping Beauty, Goldilocks, Snow White and so on—but there are also lesser-known gems from around the world like Urashima and the Turtle, the Three Animal Kings, the Golden-Headed Fish, Little One Inch, the Thunder Dragon, etc.