Design and Artwork
Enjoy the Universal Waite® Pocket Tarot Deck, a convenient, pocket-sized version of the classic Rider-Waite Tarot. This deck features the iconic drawings of Pamela Colman Smith, beautifully re-colored by artist Mary Hanson-Roberts. The reimagined artwork imbues the deck with eye-appealing colors that soothe and inspire, bringing greater clarity and fresh, new details to the original meanings and rich symbolism of the Rider-Waite artwork.
Symbolism and Themes
The Universal Waite Tarot deck enhances the accessibility of the tarot’s rich symbolism and deep meanings. It is designed to be more appealing and understandable to newcomers while retaining the depth that seasoned tarot readers cherish. Each of the 78 cards in the deck is a portal to the traditional themes and symbols of tarot, presented in a way that resonates with today’s seekers.
This pocket-sized deck comes in a sturdy, stand-up box, making it perfect for tarot enthusiasts on the go. The compact size does not compromise the legibility or the beauty of the artwork. It includes a 36-page booklet that offers insights into the symbolism of each card, making the Universal Waite Tarot deck a “must-have” for both beginners and experienced tarot readers.
About the Author
Mary Hanson-Roberts is renowned for her work in re-coloring the iconic Rider-Waite Tarot deck, bringing a fresh and vibrant perspective to the traditional imagery. Her artistic vision preserves the essence of the original artwork while enhancing its accessibility and appeal. Hanson-Roberts’ contribution to the tarot community is invaluable, making the timeless wisdom of tarot more accessible to a wider audience.
- Pocket-sized deck for convenience and portability
- Beautifully re-colored by artist Mary Hanson-Roberts
- Enhances the original Rider-Waite symbolism with fresh, new details
- Includes a 36-page booklet with insights into each card
- ISBN: 9781572814745