Vivid imagery with a hint of eroticism blends with Pagan themes in this one-of-a-kind tarot deck. Heed the wisdom of the Great Goddess and the Horned God. Encounter the mysteries of the Maiden, Mother, and Crone. And let the sacred Sabbats guide you towards new insights and spiritual growth. The deluxe edition includes the Sensual Wicca Tarot, an embroidered satin bag, and instructions.
Whenever I get a new deck to review one of the first things I do is simply fan out the cards. When I did this with the Sensual Wicca Tarot, the first thing I thought was, "Milton Erickson would have loved this deck." Huh?
In recent years, I’ve been putting a lot of time into the study of hypnosis, and the most important hypnotist of the last half-century was Erickson. He totally transformed the theory and practice of hypnosis. Part of his technique was developed overcoming his personal handicaps. One of those handicaps was being colorblind. He resolved this problem in terms of dressing in a simple way. He wore a lot of the one color that looked good to him, and by owning clothes that had a lot of that color, he always matched. That color was purple.
And believe me, purple is everywhere in this deck! It’s the main color of the outside of the beautiful satin bag that comes with the deck. It’s the color of the back of the deck (which has the same design as that on the bag). It’s the color of the large border on each card. So if you are not a fan of purple, you’re not going to like this deck. Luckily, I like purple, so the next thing I looked at was the graphics and images on the cards. . . read more.
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