The Tarot Chesta is very limited edition of 61 hand-made tarot sets. The symbology of the lino-block and screen-printed images in the Tarot Chesta is Rider-Waite-Smith, with some personal touches.
Tarot Deck - 78 Cards - Self Published
Tarot Chesta review by Kate Hill
Tarot Chesta is a limited edition of only 61 tarot sets, named after its creator, Chester Harris. Creating these cards has been a hands-on experience for Chester, as he has been involved with the cards at every stage of their development. In his words, he did everything but make the cardboard and grind the pigments for the paint.
Chester created the original images as linocuts over two and a half years, while on a journey around Australia. He then returned home and spent four months screen-printing six or more colours onto the cards, finally printing the black imprint of the lino carving over the top.
This individual process gives the cards far more texture and tactile feel than a usual printed card, and they are larger, too. Measuring more than 10cm x 15cm, they are among th... read more reviews.
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More About These CardsName: Tarot Chesta
Creators: Chester Harris
Publisher: Self Published
Deck Type: Tarot Deck