Design and Artwork
The Tarot of Tales and Legends features the distinguished artwork of English illustrator Henry Justice Ford. His detailed and colorfully rendered illustrations guide users towards profound divinatory insights. Each card in this deck is a vivid portrayal of fairy tale charm, transforming readings into immersive fairy tale experiences.
Symbolism and Themes
This deck diverges from the traditional Waite deck, offering unique stories within its imagery that closely align with personal situations. The Tarot of Tales and Legends provides insightful, narrative-driven readings, making it a valuable tool for those seeking guidance and reflection through the lens of legendary tales and folklore.
Users have found the Tarot of Tales and Legends to be helpful and informative, with high-quality artwork that enhances the reading experience. The cards are noted for their smooth shuffling and their ability to provide accurate, on-point guidance. This deck has been well-received for its unique storytelling elements and its beautiful, detailed illustrations.
About the Authors
H. J. Ford (1860–1941) was a successful English artist and illustrator, best known for his work in Andrew Lang’s Fairy Books. His illustrations captivated British children and gained worldwide recognition in the late 19th century. Lo Scarabeo, known for their innovative and high-quality Tarot decks, collaborates in bringing Ford’s art to this deck. With a commitment to both tradition and innovation in Tarot, Lo Scarabeo’s decks are a favorite among collectors and readers. North America’s exclusive distributor of Lo Scarabeo products is Llewellyn.
- Artwork by renowned English illustrator H. J. Ford.
- Unique narrative approach in card design.
- Smooth shuffling and detailed illustrations.
- Provides insightful, story-based readings.
- Suitable for collectors and those interested in fairy tales and folklore.
The Tarot of Tales and Legends is a distinctive choice for Tarot enthusiasts, offering a blend of legendary wisdom and fairy tale charm. Its unique storytelling approach and exquisite illustrations set it apart, making it a prized addition for any Tarot collection.