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The Tower from the Morbidly Adorable Tarot

With the iconic drawings by Pamela Colman Smith, this is my nod to the Tower from the Rider Waite Tarot Deck. I love the Iroquois Story of Creation about the World on the Great Sea Turtle’s back. Besides the wonderful gem that it is, it plays with our accepted notions of microcosm and macrocosm. I… Continue reading The Tower from the Morbidly Adorable Tarot

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Ace of Cups – Morbidly Adorable Tarot

Have a Merry Christmas everyone! I’ll leave you with my most recent #MorbidlyAdorableTarot card, the Ace of Cups! It is a card about beginnings in the social or emotional areas of life. It signifies the querent taking up the cup when it comes to life and love. The tiny little Beluga Whale in the image… Continue reading Ace of Cups – Morbidly Adorable Tarot

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The Star – Morbidly Adorable Tarot

Today’s new Morbidly Adorable Tarot Card is THE STAR! I love this Brilliant Little Lady! She is part fae, part fawn. The Morbidly Adorable version is similar to the traditional Star card in that there is a woman with two urns of water and seven stars surrounding her in the background. My background is a… Continue reading The Star – Morbidly Adorable Tarot

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3 of Arrows (Swords) from the Morbidly Adorable Tarot

Here is the newest Morbidly Adorable Tarot Card — Three of Arrows! I apologize for the delay in posting new tarot cards. I desperately want to adhere to posting on Thursdays, but I do not want to cut corners to get the paintings done. I will definitely try to get back to posting regularly on… Continue reading 3 of Arrows (Swords) from the Morbidly Adorable Tarot

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10 of Arrows (Swords) from the Morbidly Adorable Tarot

Sometimes in the Morbidly Adorable Tarot, the prettier the card, the worse the poison. Maybe you expected the Death card? Hollywood seduces you into believing a Candyland of curses will be unleashed when the Death card is drawn by the seeker. Even a wizened fortuneteller will wince and hastily bring the reading to a close,… Continue reading 10 of Arrows (Swords) from the Morbidly Adorable Tarot

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Five of Cups – Morbidly Adorable Tarot

Here is the newest tarot painting – The Five of Cups! You may recognize her if you’ve been following me closely for the past few years on Facebook. Several years ago, I took a picture of my painting desk with all of my Works in Progress. Yes, she has been sitting unfinished for a few years… Continue reading Five of Cups – Morbidly Adorable Tarot