Tag Archives: Ace of Wands

What Does The Deck Say? September 21, 2018

The Universal Waite is Mary Hanson-Roberts’ recolored rendition of the Waite-Smith deck. Nearly identical lining is softened by gentle coloring. Some faces have been reworked to be more pleasing to the eye.

Universal Waite: 8 of Swords (reversed), The Lovers [VI] (reversed), & Ace of Wands (reversed).
Universal Waite: 8 of Swords (reversed), The Lovers [VI] (reversed), & Ace of Wands (reversed).
Today’s cards: 8 of Swords (reversed), The Lovers [VI] (reversed), & Ace of Wands (reversed). Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? September 21, 2018

What Does The Deck Say? June 8, 2018

The Legacy of the Divine is a work of art by Ciro Marchetti. Warm images tell a fantastic story across rural, urban, and fantasy settings. A visually inviting deck, it has hints of esotericism for those that are seeking such things, but those hints do not interfere with those that do not.

Today’s cards: Ace of Wands, King of Swords, & 9 of Wands (reversed). Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? June 8, 2018

What Does The Deck Say? March 22, 2018

The Sweeney Tarot was designed to read with reversals. Having the expected 78 cards, one could use any system of meanings with it. However Lee Bradford has put deep thought into the meanings of the Sweeney Tarot, making sure it is approachable by all and without occult or religious concerns that would restrict its audience or use.

Today’s cards: Queen of Wands “The Witch”, Queen of Cups “The Guardian”, & Ace of Wands “Invention”. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? March 22, 2018

What Does The Deck Say? November 15, 2017

The Legacy of the Divine is a work of art by Ciro Marchetti. Warm images tell a fantastic story across rural, urban, and fantasy settings. A visually inviting deck, it has hints of esotericism for those that are seeking such things, but those hints do not interfere with those that do not.

Today’s cards: The High Priestess (reversed), Ace of Wands (reversed), & The Lovers. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? November 15, 2017

What Does The Deck Say? September 05, 2017

The Universal Waite is Mary Hanson-Roberts’ recolored rendition of the Waite-Smith deck. Nearly identical lining is softened by gentle coloring. Some faces have been reworked to be more pleasing to the eye.

Today’s cards: 5 of Swords (reversed), 10 of Wands (reversed), & Ace of Wands (reversed). Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? September 05, 2017

What Does The Deck Say? August 19 2017

The Bosch Tarot is a series of collages based on the paintings of Hieronymus Bosch. Using a unique set of meanings that is not derived from Waite, it will sometimes read direct, and sometimes read like a koan. It is a good deck for introspection and examination of internal motives.

Today’s cards: 4 of Chalices, Ace of Wands, & 3 of Pentacles. Continue reading What Does The Deck Say? August 19 2017