The Ferret Tarot is an amusing, unique and readable Tarot focusing on the perspective and life of the ferret. The symbolism of the 78 cards is loosely based on the Rider-Waite. Printed in black and white on non-laminated card.
Tarot Deck - 78 Cards - Self Published 2003
Ferret Tarot review by Kate Hill
The Ferret Tarot is a self-published and limited edition deck of 500 copies, uniquely focusing on the perspective of the ferret. Originally begun by artist Elaine Moertl as a fun project, the pen-and-ink cards multiplied into a full 78 card Tarot deck.
The Ferret cards are black and white, drawn in simple, spare fashion with minimal background detail. The focus is of course on the ferret, but the perspective varies between that of real ferrets (Nine of Wands, Seven of Swords, Eight of Swords); anthropomorphised, humanised ferrets (Strength, Ten of Pentacles); traditionally tarot-posed ferrets (Star, Hermit); and just plain humorous ferrets (Emperor, Temperance, Eight of Pentacles).
My personal favourite cards are the Tower, with its two ferrets cling onto a falling bag of ... read more reviews.
Similar Decks to Ferret TarotTheme: Animal, Humorous, Novelty
Category: Black and White Decks, Small-Size Decks
Creator: Chat du Marseille Tarot by Elaine Moertl
More About These CardsName: Ferret Tarot
Creators: Elaine Moertl
Publisher: Self Published 2003
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Major Arcana: 22
Minor Arcana: 56
Deck Tradition: Rider-Waite-Smith
Minor Arcana Style: RWS-Based Scenes
Suits: Cups, Swords, Wands, Pentacles
Court Cards: Page, Knight, Queen, King
Major Titles: Fool, Magician, High Priestess, Empress, Emperor, Hierophant, Lovers, Chariot, Strength, Hermit, Wheel of Fortune, Justice, Hanged Man, Death, Temperance, Devil, Tower, Star, Moon, Sun, Judgement, World
The Fool is 0
Strength is 8
Justice is 11
Card Size: 2.00 x 3.00 in. = 5.08cm x 7.62cm
Card Language: English
Back Design: White cardstock with a split ferret in the center.
Companion Material: Self-written LWB by the creator/artist.