TABI’s Chair, Katalin Patnaik introduces the problem of tarot deck piracy (to be elaborated in future posts) and advises on how to spot fake decks.
Katalin Patnaik reviews the independently published Darkwater Tarot by James Douglas.
Reviewer: Joanne Sprott I had heard of Jenna as the Queen of Wands lady and had her website bookmarked, but I had no idea how savvy of a businesswoman she is, and how really good of a writer. I’m here to give my take on her Have Tarot Will Party guidebook. If you have any […]
Review by Treewitch In a change to TABI’s usual reviews of Tarot and other divination decks, this post introduces a deck for journalling and creative writing. The prompt cards are designed to help release writer’s block and provide inspiration to fill one’s journals. The object is for your writing to become a habit rather than […]
Written by Sezo. Like most people who will pick up this deck, I love David Bowie. I still mourn the loss of his genius, compassion and artistic talent in this world. I was very eager to get this deck and so was thrilled I had the opportunity to get the chance to review this deck! […]
WRITTEN BY: KATALIN PATNAIK Katalin is the chair of Tarot Association of the British Isles Kati has been born in Hungary, where she learned to read tarot at the age of 15. She has a Bsc in German Language and Culture and worked at an IT company as a manager until she met and moved […]
WRITTEN BY: KATALIN PATNAIK After the international success of the Unified Esoteric Tarot, Attila Blága has launched another campaign on Indiegogo: the Golden Hermetic and Fortune Telling Tarot (GHAFTT). See here: Golden Hermetic and Fortune Telling Tarot If you are familiar with historical tarots you will immediately recognise Papus’s influence on the cards. Most of […]
Psst! Hey! Hey you! Yes you! I have something for you! A quirky little Majors only tarot deck all the way from Russia straight into our goodie bags at TABI’s conference! Interested? I knew you would be! Natalia Plakhina and Vladimir Sitnikov of Silhouette Publishers have gifted us with this fantastically cheeky deck. The Grand […]
WRITTEN BY: Katalin Patnaik “Il Fantastico Viaggio di un Manichino da Pittore in 22 Arcani” is a Majors only deck published by Il Meneghello of Milan in 1993. The attendees of TABI’s conference this year have been blessed with this collectible masterpiece, and I cannot express my gratitude towards the Master, Oswaldo Menegazzi and his […]
Ooooh the smell of a newly opened tarot deck! Don’t we all just love it? Let’s get the nitty-gritty done with so I can sing a hymn for the Spiritsong! It is a full 78 cards deck following the Rider-Waite-Smith system. The Fool is 0, Strength is 8 and Justice is 11. Suits are renamed […]