And here she is folks

After years of being just a labor of love project the first image of the new U S Games version of Pixie’s Astounding Lenormand is here. Available in early September the deck is making it’s debut at trade shows going on and so here is the first look. The deck is a standard bridge side…

The Day of the Dead continues …

In a break from the land of divination deck art I have taken to a Ouija board project. Ouija, or sprit, talking boards are one of my other fun collections of interest. Historically they were in vogue in the latter half of the 19th century when the spiritualist movement was at it’s peak. Night after…

Lessons from the Oracle 2: The Clover

     The Clover. On the surface this card is about as straight forward as it seems to get. A clover has traditionally been seen as a sign of good luck, and so it is here. Interestingly, the card was originally a three leaved clover and not the usual four leaved that is meant for…

Lessons from the Oracle part 1: The Rider

Let’s start at a beginning. I say ‘a’ beginning and not ‘the’ beginning because this post, the first in a new series, is not looking at the official start of the Lenormand cards in the history of card readings. Rather a beginning of a my look into the world of how I read with the…

In the beginning…

This post is an expanded version of an already long Facebook post and is here as a way of kicking off the research into the visual style of the new deck. Over the last 6-7 years my interest in the older Marseille style decks has grown exponentially . There is something wonderfully appealing about the…

Exciting News on Decks and Life.

Settling down to a new mode of life these days. 2014 was a hectic year of change for me so I first off apologize for the rather sporadic posting .  2015 has been just as hectic and fluid, but it is a more stable fluidity that I’m enjoying if that makes any sense.  For those…

The Second Annual Deck is here

For those that are not aware there is a fantastic FaceBook group called: Lenormand Cards Study Group. It is one of the oldest and largest of the Lenormand groups on FB. It’s a great place for people to meet and talk about the cards so if your are not there I’d join. Last year and…

Change is a coming

With Pixie turning 5 in a few months the site here is going to get more active and several new decks and related projects are going to start making their way into more regular blog posts. Thank you all for barring with the silence this past year but I promise it will be worth the…

Midnight GTM on 9/1/13 is almost here

The bags are stamped The decks tucked in The clock is ticking  Soon the fun will begin  At Midnight GMT on the first of September the link will go live here first to order the new edition of The Day of the Dead. Orders will ship out within a week to arrive in good time…

The Day of the Dead is returning for a very short time in 2013

The Day of the Dead Lenormand is coming back for the fall season of 2013. The cards have been newly remastered from the original art and have had the traditional card suits put into them. This deck is a season deck only though and once the 50 copies that have been ordered are gone the…

Lenormand de Marseilles is here at last

The history of the deck: (If you know this feel free to skip this and go to the edition info.) In tarot the traditional style deck is the Marseilles tarot in Lenormand the most go to deck that most Traditional Readers would say to reach for is the famous Blue Owl. It is these two…