Tarot Professionals Blog Hop: New Divination Deck Rituals-Don’t Look!

Tarot Professionals Blog Hop: New Divination Deck Rituals Previous | Master List | Next  Well isn't this fun, a little blog hop at the beginning of the New Year (for some calendars) with the Tarot Professionals tribe. This is the first time I have done this and if you are a newbie to this form …

Anatomy of a Crowdfunding Campaign Part 18: Tarot Fundamentals Book + Knocking It Out of the Ballpark

This has been a wild year for Crowdfunding decks. I was bitten by the campaigning bug almost a year ago, and life has been on the fast track since that fateful moment. There have been some really interesting campaigns launched since I began tracking this all, and an exciting new book on Tarot that is …

Anatomy of a Crowdfunding Campaign Part 13: Interview with Doug Thornsjo of Tarot of the Zirkus Mågi

If dog owners supposedly mimic the personalities and appearance of their canine companions, do Tarot deck makers look and act like their oracles? I think Doug Thornsjo validates this theory through his retro-styled circus deck, Tarot of the Zirkus Mågi. He has the demeanor of a sideshow barker from another era, a man transported from …

Anatomy of a Crowdfunding Campaign Part 8: Launched now! with Technology Tricksters

Classic, totally classic. Right after I finished the earlier blog post this morning, and did one last run through the campaign page, access to the Indiegogo site stopped. It is ending up as HTML, or not even loading at all. Classic. And I wonder if this was to make sure that this was a communal …

Anatomy of a Crowdfunding Campaign Part 4: Interview with Lisa de St. Croix-creator of the Tarot de St. Croix

Lisa de St. Croix’s new Tarot de St. Croix is a luscious, cross-cultural Southwest deck that she created over four and a half years following the synchronistic urges of the deck itself. I met her in Santa Fe before she began the deck, and have enjoyed watching it’s magical emergence. Lisa and I are good …

Anatomy of a Crowdfunding Campaign Part 2: Interview with Robert Place of The Burning Serpent Oracle

Robert Place is a modern-day renaissance man. He is a respected Tarot scholar and published author, a multidisciplinary artist and a mystic dreamer. Robert has built his career over time, honing his skills for weaving his intuition with his intellect. He was a wonderful first interview for The Anatomy of a Crowdfunding Campaign series because …