Design and Artwork
The Secrets of Paradise Tarot, created by Leticia Ferrer-Rivera, is a unique tarot deck that celebrates Caribbean and Latin American symbolism. Its vibrant and colorful artwork draws inspiration from the religious customs of the Caribbean islands and Latin America. This deck is a modern interpretation of traditional tarot, adapted to resonate with contemporary thinking and provide a fresh perspective on Latin culture.
Theme and Inspiration
This tarot deck is an invitation to explore Latin culture through the sacred art of tarot. It features creative adaptations like Spanish Banners replacing Swords and culturally significant figures such as La Virgen de la Providencia. Each card is carefully designed to reflect aspects of Latin heritage and traditions, offering Latinx tarot enthusiasts imagery that truly resonates with them.
About the Creators
Leticia Ferrer-Rivera, the owner of Dancing Crowns and a multi-talented psychic, tarot reader, and Wicca high priestess, brings her diverse background in Criminal Justice, Education of the Performing Arts, and dance to this deck. Laura Bello, an artist and illustrator from Uruguay, brings her experience in theater scenography and mural creation to her first tarot deck, contributing to its unique and captivating visual style.
The Secrets of Paradise Tarot is a groundbreaking deck that offers a culturally rich tarot experience, making it a must-have for those seeking to deepen their understanding of Latin heritage through tarot. Its adaptation of traditional tarot imagery to Latin American and Caribbean context provides a meaningful and relatable tool for self-discovery and insight.
- Deck Type: Tarot with Caribbean and Latin American Symbolism
- Number of Cards: Standard 78-Card Deck
- Creators: Leticia Ferrer-Rivera (Tarot Reader and Wicca High Priestess) and Laura Bello (Artist and Illustrator)
- Themes: Latin Culture, Religious Customs, Contemporary Adaptations
- Special Adaptations: Spanish Banners, La Virgen de la Providencia, Cocobalé, Flamenco Dancer
- Background: Leticia’s expertise in dance and metaphysics, Laura’s artistic talents in theater and murals