Art of Life Tarot

This is just a stunning deck , but when I first saw it thought, “Oh here we go, it’s not really Tarot, it’s some kind of oracle deck.” How wrong I was. There are a number of decks that use collaged art (the Touchstone being a very fine example) but this one uses details of…

Anne Stokes Gothic Tarot

Anne Stokes Gothic Tarot is one of the better gothic decks out there. I have the Fournier edition, although from what I can tell the one being distributed by Lo Scarabeo now is identical. Stokes is a wonderful artist, and unlike other goth decks, the images on this one work pretty well. A couple of…

Crystal Visions Tarot

After that last one I thought I’d shift gears and lighten the mood. Another recent arrival is the Crystal Visions Tarot by Jennifer Galasso. This is about as family-friendly as you can get, with the possible exception of The Devil card with a nude female figure reclining holding pomegranates, with Pan behind her. The rest…

NAOS Deck Sinister Tarot 2011

Here’s one of my recent acquisitions and this deck is not for the faint of heart. It may not surprise some of you who’ve been following the blog and my interest in fallen angels and demons, but some of you may be fearing for my immortal soul with this (if you weren’t already). This deck…

Name Change

Hello! And thanks for coming by. If you were a Dangling Pentacles reader before and are wondering about the name change, allow me to explain. (I feel like I should have tea and biscuits for people while they’re here). Originally when I set up the Dangling Pentacles blog about a year ago, I sprang for…