Design and Artwork
The “Zodiac Tarot” by Cecilia Lattari and illustrated by Ana Chávez is a visually stunning deck that intertwines the ancient world of astrology with tarot. The Major Arcana are aligned with the 12 Zodiac signs and 10 planets, while the Minor Arcana are categorized by the four elements and corresponding Zodiac signs. Each card features Zodiac, elemental, or planetary associations, adding layers of meaning to traditional tarot interpretations.
Symbolism and Themes
This deck explores divination through various cultures’ ancient stories, divinities, and characters. It offers a unique blend of traditional Rider-Waite-Smith (RWS) tarot meanings with innovative astrological interpretations, aiding in a deeper understanding of oneself and the universe.
Usage and Experience
Users appreciate the deck’s aesthetic appeal and practicality, including its sturdy packaging and the comprehensive 128-page full-color guidebook. While the cards have a gloss finish, it is often not noticeable, making them suitable for on-camera use. However, some users wish for more diversity in the imagery.
About the Authors
Author Cecilia Lattari, based in Tuscany, Italy, brings a rich background in astrology to this deck. Illustrator Ana Chavez, from Mexico, complements Lattari’s insights with her striking and engaging art style, making each card a visual delight.
- Astrologically themed tarot deck with Major and Minor Arcana
- Beautiful and detailed illustrations by Ana Chávez
- Incorporates astrological, elemental, and planetary associations
- Includes a comprehensive guidebook for deeper understanding
- Ideal for those interested in astrology and traditional tarot readings