Venetian Carnival Tarot - “A work of art really interesting and precious. It goes to the heart of one of the most magical times of the year, the Carnival, which as we know is connected to ancient rites and a mythology that still joins past to present. The colors are bright and vibrant, but not detract from the mystery. Surely it is a gate through which to enter into another world and learn what is behind the mask or just reveal it, so we could use this Tarot deck also as an instrument of knowledge and evolution. A unique work suitable for beginners, but also sophisticated collectors.” - Morena Poltronieri (Director of Museo Internazionale dei Tarocchi, Italy).
If you are unshakable in your desire to master in Tarot, enforcing your divination power, tap into the Venetian Carnival Tarot deck.
Masks on the cards are not creatures of fashion but dress according to the customs of the Self, and they are in tune with the cultural vibrations of Venice in the epoch when Tarot was invented in North Italy. Gestures and close-up pictures on cards serve to focus the synchronicity force. Cards speak to you, not to your logical mind but to your irrational part. This ‘talking’ deck will prove invaluable in ascertaining with the Shadow: the secret desires and inclinations are hidden behind the masks. The Venetian Carnival Tarot deck is intended for you, modern Tarot masters, to unlock a door to the inner realm, hiding behind the Persona (Mask). All card designs are carefully thought to meet your finest expectations in terms of cards’ meanings and assumptions for the reading process efficacy.
A 120 pages companion book unveils the secrets behind masks. It takes a look at Tarot through the prism of Carl Jung’s psychological functions of feeling, thinking, sensation, and intuition, as well as the key archetypes: the Persona, the Shadow, and the Self to explain and direct the divination process. The book provides you, Tarot masters, with a comprehensive explanation of deeper cards meanings in the way that useful for the efficient reading process. Besides, it helps with an adequate interpretation of a reading session’s results to demonstrate your arcana mastery to querents. This book will offer you the guidance and encouragement you would receive, landing in the place and time where and when the Tarot magic began.
Welcome to the carnival of life where anything is possible!
Roxana Paul is an exhibited artist and Tarot designer. She has been a Tarot reader for five years as well as a member of the Tarosophy Tarot Association and the International Tarot Foundation. Her works draw upon her interest in mysticism, self-development and spiritual transformation with particular attention to the Tarot theme. She created the Maori Tattoo Tarot deck, which is recently released.
"The Maori Tattoo Tarot is a refreshing addition to the pantheon of Tarot decks. It stands apart in how stunningly beautiful is its artistry. And, from a Tarot orthodoxy point of view, I was pleasantly surprised to see how accurate is its alignment with the Marseilles, the Rider-Waite and other “traditional” sets of Tarot archetypes. Beautiful, classy not trashy, and great fun to use! —Paul O’Brien, founder of Tarot.com
The art combines digital paintings with the use of elements from the artist's collection of photos such as jewelry, gloves and fabric swatches to create a realistic look.
Venetian Carnival Tarot is a full 78 card tarot deck. The cards are borderless, and they have rounded corners. Due to the symmetrical backside design, the cards are able to be used reversed. The cards of size 2.76” x 4.72” (70mm x 120 mm) are printed on high quality 330 gsm stock. The decks will come in a sturdy two-piece box and complete with a 120-page book. This is the first printing of these deck and book. This edition of the deck will only be available through this Kickstarter’s campaign, signed and numbered.
+ FREE GIFT Maori Tattoo Tarot
The Gift Set (a very limited edition)
Only 10 sets will be available. The Gift Set includes:
• 78 extra large cards, 3.5” x 5.75” (89 mm x 146 mm) printed on 330 gsm German finest & superior smooth quality card stock with a black core.
• Reading Cloth.
• Luxury Drawstring Bag.
• 78 Mini card set for journaling.
• Two piece large box.
The Sponsor Set (a very limited edition)
Only 5 sets will be available. The Sponsor Set includes:
• The colored Art Album featuring 78 high-resolution digital prints of cards 8.25” x 11.6” (210 mm x 296 mm) with an illustrated hardcover signed by the artist.
• The Venetian Carnival Tarot kit including 78 card deck and 120 pages companion book in a beautiful sturdy two-piece box, signed and numbered.
• A dedication to the sponsor will be written on the first page of the companion book.
Add Ons are available to backers who have pledged The Tarot Kit, Gift Set, or Sponsor Set and will be sent with your main reward in one parcel.
The extra Venetian Carnival Tarot kit including 78 card deck and 120 pages companion book in a beautiful sturdy two-piece box - AU$60 / US$44
Reading Cloth, measuring 60cm x 60 cm (23.5'' x 23.5''), in a fabric envelope to keep, high quality thick silky patterned polyester - AU$30 / US$22
Luxury Drawstring Bag, high quality thick silky patterned polyester, metal beads - AU$20 / US$15
78 Mini Card Set for journaling, high-quality digital print, cut to separate cards 3cm x 5cm (1.2'' x 2''), straight corners, backs are white, shrink wrapped. - AU$15 / US$11
Maori Tattoo Tarot - AU$25 / US$18 (Maori Tattoo Tarot is a classic 78 card tarot deck with fully illustrated pips. The cards are borderless, and they have rounded corners. Due to the symmetrical backside design, the cards are able to be used reversed. The cards of size 2.76” x 4.72” (70mm x 120 mm) are printed on high quality 350 gsm stock. A 50 pages black and white companion booklet (LWB) is provided with the deck.
Thank you very much! With your generous support, Venetian Carnival Tarot will become a reality.
The progress of the Venetian Carnival Tarot deck was shared with the international Tarot community via social media from the very beginning. Follow the links to find more pictures from this deck.
Risks and challenges
All cards of the Venetian Carnival Tarot deck and big size cards of the Gift Card Set are entirely designed and prepared to print. The companion book is written and ready to print. I have a preliminary agreement with the tried and reputable printer, which provides a high-quality product. I am fully confident in my ability to print the kit and all add-ons, and ship rewards over the world. I do my best to print this exciting and powerful Tarot deck quickly and deliver it on time. Your satisfaction is 100% guaranteed!Learn about accountability on Kickstarter
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