Shadowscapes Tarot (With Paperback Book)

Shadowscapes Tarot (With Paperback Book)

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by Stephanie Pui-Mun Law, Barbara Moore
     
 

Surrender to the fantastical world of your deepest dreams . . . where butterflies float upon shifting mists set aglow by the rising sun. A place where twisting branches arc across shimmering skies, willowy fairies dance on air, and tree spirits sing from a hallowed oak. Delve into the shadows of your dreams—and awaken to truth.

Weaving together Asian, Celtic

Overview

Surrender to the fantastical world of your deepest dreams . . . where butterflies float upon shifting mists set aglow by the rising sun. A place where twisting branches arc across shimmering skies, willowy fairies dance on air, and tree spirits sing from a hallowed oak. Delve into the shadows of your dreams—and awaken to truth.

Weaving together Asian, Celtic, and fantasy styles of artwork, this breathtaking new Rider-Waite-Smith-based tarot deck by renowned artist Stephanie Pui-Mun Law is infused with universal symbols found in fairy tales, myths, and folklore from cultures around the world.

A companion guidebook presents the artist's evocative interpretations of each card's significance. It also features an introduction by award-winning tarot expert Barbara Moore that includes tarot basics, instructions for giving insightful readings, and practical spreads.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738715797
Publisher:
Llewellyn Worldwide, Ltd.
Publication date:
05/28/2010
Pages:
253
Sales rank:
72,340
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.40(h) x 2.40(d)

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Meet the Author

Stephanie Pui-Mun Law (Oakland, California) is a professional artist whose fantasy illustrations have been commissioned by various game and book publishers. Author and illustrator for the book Dreamscapes, her work also regularly appears in the magazines Realms of Fantasy, Cricket, and Cicada. Visit her online at www.shadowscapes.com.

In the early 1990s, at a party, someone put a tarot deck in Barbara's hands; she's held on tightly ever since. Tarot provides just enough structure so that we don't get lost as we explore the mysteries, plumb our dark corners, and locate our North Stars.

Barbara has been reading and writing for as long as she can remember. She's published a number of books on tarot, including Tarot for Beginners, Tarot Spreads, The Steampunk Tarot, The Gilded Tarot, The Mystic Dreamer Tarot, and Tarot of the Hidden Realm. Writing is solitary work and is relieved by teaching tarot at conferences around the world. Barbara also loves working directly with clients, helping them uncover guidance and insight in the cards.

Connect with Barbara online at www.tarotshaman.com.

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Shadowscapes Tarot 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Sherylb07 More than 1 year ago
I own many different Tarot decks and have a few favorites for one reason or another. As soon as I opened this deck, I knew this was going to be one of my favorites. The beautiful watercolor art, the stunning images, the exquisite use of color, and the dreamy look of the deck captured my senses and drew me in immediately. The original artwork and use of imagery brings a wonderful dimension to the standard deck and the accompanying book helps reveal the subtle nuances to each card. Stephanie Pui-Mun Law uses some non-traditional images in some of the depictions. Not all of the Chalices (or Cups) cards have the same image for the Chalices/Cups on each card, which may confuse some but inspire others with insightful interpretations. The book also does not include reversed interpretations, which some may miss if they prefer to read with reversals. I do not believe this takes away from any deck as the cards speak volumes as they are. Perfect for either experienced readers or novices, this deck and book will inspire any reader with its images and meanings.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Very fast shipping, smooth transaction, thank you.
15stargaze More than 1 year ago
It's a really lovey book! Packed full of info, not that many spreads, but really good details for cards super happy I bought it!