Design and Artwork
The Oracle of the Trees deck, illustrated by Mariuccia d’Angiò, presents a visually rich and diverse journey through the world of sacred trees. The artwork is a beautiful blend of botanical realism and symbolic depth, capturing the essence of each tree and its cultural significance. The illustrations are detailed and vibrant, inviting users to immerse themselves in the unique atmosphere of each card.
Symbolism and Themes
This oracle deck delves into the multifaceted symbolism of trees across various cultures and traditions. It explores trees as symbols of life, wisdom, and connection between the earth and the divine. Each card in the deck represents a different tree, embodying its historical, mythological, and spiritual significance. The deck serves as a bridge between different cultural interpretations of trees, offering a rich tapestry of global tree lore.
Users have found the Oracle of the Trees to be insightful and accurate in divination. The deck is suitable for both one-card pulls and more complex spreads, providing guidance and reflection in various contexts. The guidebook is comprehensive, offering botanical and historical information, symbology, and interpretive advice for each tree. The deck is appreciated for its depth and eclectic approach, drawing from a wide array of cultural meanings.
About the Authors
Francesca Romana Valente, the creator of the deck, has compiled a thoughtful and extensive exploration of trees, integrating knowledge from history, philosophy, and spiritual practices. The illustrator, Mariuccia d’Angiò, has contributed her artistic expertise to bring the deck to life with her captivating and detailed illustrations.
- Title: Oracle of the Trees
- Author: Francesca Romana Valente
- Illustrator: Mariuccia d’Angiò
- Themes: Botanical wisdom, historical and cultural tree symbolism
- Artwork: Detailed and vibrant illustrations of sacred trees
- User Experience: Insightful for both simple and complex readings, with a comprehensive guidebook