Design and Artwork
The Gilded Tarot Royale, updated by Ciro Marchetti, boasts brilliantly refreshed art in a borderless card design. The deck features rich colors and stylish improvements, creating a contemporary look while retaining powerful readability. The imagery is abundant with medieval elements like magicians, priestesses, emperors, and knights, crafted in a style that draws inspiration from the Rider Waite Smith (RWS) tarot tradition.
Symbolism and Themes
This deck follows the RWS style, making it familiar to those accustomed to traditional tarot decks. The borderless design enhances the vivid and detailed artwork on each card, allowing for a more immersive tarot experience. The deck’s medieval-themed imagery is coupled with modern artistic techniques, providing a unique blend of the old and the new.
Users find the Gilded Tarot Royale deck visually stunning, with vibrant colors and detailed artwork. The quality of the cards is noted for durability, and the glossy finish facilitates easy shuffling.
About the Artist
Ciro Marchetti, an award-winning artist, has a rich background in art and graphic design. His career spans Europe, South America, and the United States. Marchetti’s work includes creating tarot decks, teaching digital imagery at the Fort Lauderdale Art Institute, and various other projects. He is recognized for his digital artistry, having won several prestigious awards in the field.
- Deck Name: Gilded Tarot Royale
- Artist: Ciro Marchetti
- Card Count: 78 cards
- Special Features: Borderless cards, rich colors, stylish design, medieval and modern imagery, glossy finish
- User Reviews: Visually stunning, durable, easy to shuffle, suitable for beginners