The Sickly Tarot

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The Sickly Tarot

Unread postby joeblow » Tue Sep 26, 2017 10:13 pm  

We don't often do tarot here but we do like weird and original so I thought some might find this interesting. It's an art deck so no expectation on the card quality. But worth checking out even if you don't support.

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Re: The Sickly Tarot

Unread postby guru » Wed Sep 27, 2017 5:55 am  

Looks good but not sure why closeups of cards are not shown. The journey is shared on fb page here, by the way.

https://www.facebook.com/sicklytarot/

Thanks for sharing @joeblow.
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Re: The Sickly Tarot

Unread postby alpineruin » Sun Oct 08, 2017 1:21 am  

Hi everyone, team Sickly here
We really appreciate being mentioned here - thanks for finding us!

We have been in touch over our Kickstarter campaign which is now live, but would like to give everyone the same feedback!
Concerning the card quality, have no worries: Mrs. Sickly is a graphic designer and knew that while it would take time to find a good card stock that would work well under the shuffle and take on all that fine detail of the illustrations, we finally found it this past May. Prototyping the deck has been a real trip, and we are still getting used to the high card count ourselves - 109 cards!

... and thanks for the Input on more shots of the cards themselves! Working on this project for ten years has the side effect of blinders - forgetting that not everyone is familiar with the work yet! So, we have updated our "story" page of the campaign to include some more of every suit, including an original where you can really see where the cards come from.

We are at a quarter way to our goal now, but I know times are not getting easier: Please consider contributing to this deck or sharing the project around, these prices include shipping, and don't forget, 2 extra suits!

Thanks for sharing @joeblow and keep the feedback coming, we appreciate it
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Re: The Sickly Tarot

Unread postby joeblow » Fri Oct 13, 2017 7:47 am  

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Posting some images for the curious. Lots of details on the project page.

There's also a Friday the 13th special with the early bird price.
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