Anna K Tarot
The Anna K Tarot is designed to show the fullness of human life and emotions through its cards. It is Rider-Waite based and generally uses traditional symbolism (with a few innovations), and has a strong sense of realism in its illustrations. Previously available in a limited edition run from the artist, it's now out in a mass-market edition from Llewellyn.
Anna K Tarot review by Lisa Silver Crow Perreault
Anna Klaffinger is an Austrian artist who has been working with tarot since 1998. She finished the first edition of the Anna K tarot deck in 2004 and self published the deck in 2008. This review is of the second edition published in 2010.
Thereís so much to say about this deck, but letís start at the beginning.
The size of these cards at 2.75 x 4.00 inches fits comfortably in the hand, and with no borders, there is still plenty of room for the clean artwork. The card stock is smooth and silky, and breaks in beautifully, with smooth edges that show no perforation nubs that were an issue for some with the first edition. It seems the more you work with these cards, the better they feel. This deck also features a dark brown back with four trees and a star type pattern that... read more reviews.
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More About These CardsName: Anna K Tarot
Creators: Anna Klaffinger
Publisher: Self Published 2008
Publisher: Llewellyn 2013
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Major Arcana: 22
Minor Arcana: 56
Deck Tradition: Rider-Waite-Smith
Minor Arcana Style: RWS-Based Scenes
Suits: Wands, Cups, Swords, Pentacles
Court Cards: Page, Knight, Queen, King
The Fool is 0
Strength is 8
Justice is 11
Card Size: 2.75 x 4.00 in. = 6.99cm x 10.16cm
Card Language: None
Card Back: Reversible
Back Design: The World image, replicated four time for each of the four directions.
Companion Material: Little white booklet in German.