Open the door to the fantastic and amusing world of the Gnomes. Follow Sichen, a foolish gnome, in his exciting version of the Fool's journey through the Major Arcana. Via these 78 cards, learn about the Princess Ur, the King and Queen of the Gnomes, Tecla the Hermit, and other inhabitants of the Gnome world. See how the spirit of Temperance, the Star, and the Moon are embodied in various characters. This deck presents the lively wit and wisdom of the little people in whimsical, engaging art. Each card, including the illustrated Minor Arcana, features a key word, making this deck especially accessible to the beginner. What better way to divine your fortune than through the lens of these gifted and skillful storytellers, the Gnomes?
While Llewellyn's Classic Tarot has my name on the cover, I did not so much design this project as direct it. Llewellyn wanted a deck that was designed to be faithful to the traditional tarot images, symbols, and meanings recognizable to most modern tarot readers and students. Creating a faithful yet new expression of timeless tarot imagery is... read this article