This month the Llewellyn Tarot blog will feature a series of articles exploring the Foolâ€™s Journey using Rachel Pollackâ€™s Alternate Major Arcana Spread, found HERE. The Foolâ€™s Journey was coined by Eden Gray. The Fool card is said to journey through the Majors in order, gaining spiritual wisdom and learning lessons along the way. As […]
Each week this month, we are taking a look at theÂ Tarot IlluminatiÂ by Eric Dunne and Kim Huggens. Â Almost every reader has a particular court card they think of as “their” card. For me, it is Queen of Pentacles.
One of the reasons so many of us love tarot is the cards…we like to collect decks because we love the art. We love reading visual images (rather than words). In addition to the symbols, composition, and style in each of these tiny pieces of art, color plays an important role in how we respond […]
Each week this month, we are taking a look at theÂ Tarot IlluminatiÂ by Eric Dunne and Kim Huggens. Â Because so many reader relate to the High Priestess, this is an important card. I think we’ve got one here that shows power and beauty.
Today’s post is more of a long, rambling kind of question rather than tips or ideas. Â It’s something I’ve been thinking about for a long time. As an acquiring editor, it is part of my job to think of these things. Also, sometimes when I’m at conferences or on panels, I get asked about this. […]
Each week this month, we are taking a look at the Tarot Illuminati by Eric Dunne and Kim Huggens. The 9 of Swords is not really my favorite to get in a reading, but in so many decks, I find the card to striking and powerful. Such is the case here:
On of the things I like about The Ultimate Guide to the Rider Waite Tarot by Joannes Fiebig and Evelin Burger is their lists of “10′s.” There list of The 10 Most Important Rules for Interpretation inspired me to write my own list: 7 Tips for Interpretation Because any one tarot card has such a […]
Each week this month, we’ll take a look at a card from the Tarot Illuminati by Eric Dunne, book by Kim Huggens. The 3 of Cups is one of my favorites, and this is no exception:
Learning to read tarot includes study, such as understanding the system behind your deck of choice, exploring card meanings, working with correspondences, and reviewing reading techniques and spreads. No matter how much one studies, it is (I think) impossible to become a skilled tarot reader without a lot of practice. People often ask me how […]
I am really proud of the court cards for both volumes of the Book of Shadows Tarot. Because Lo Scarabeo encouraged me to push the boundaries and explore new possibilities, I tried to meet the challenge. Because Book of Shadows, vol. 2: So Below is meant to be closer to the RWS tradition (whereas As […]