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…

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…

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…

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…

The End

Once the art is done and the templates are sent over to the printer then the most intense and nerve wracking time of a project happens. This is the period when it’s all about the timing. There are several balls in the air all at once and one needs to keep things going or else…

The LdM IS still in the works

I know that the Day of the Dead has been the focus here  but rest assured  the the other deck IS in the works. Maybe sometime early 2013 rathe then 2012 but I truly want this to be the best deck it can be  

SATURDAY 5/25 7:00AM CT THE DAY OF THE DEAD STANDARD AND LIMITED EDITIONS GO ON SALE!!

Part two.. The pattern.. And 112

Enter..my mother. Mom is interesting. Aside from being an art teacher and librarian she, drag raced cars, traveled the world while living out of a suitcase, and designed for Vogue Patterns in the early 1970s’. Needless to say she can sew. She got me through doing 8 years of The Rocky Horror Show in amazing…