Forest Folklore Tarot

The Forest Folklore Tarot is inspired by the New Forest, an ancient woodland in England. The blended watercolour and photographic cards feature forest wildlife and fairies, gnomes and nymphs from legend.

Created by Kessia Beverley-Smith
Tarot Deck - 78 Cards - US Games 2004
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Forest Folklore Tarot review by Kate Hill

The Forest Folklore Tarot is the first deck from British illustrator, Kessia Beverley-Smith. Her cards are inspired by the legends, wildlife and mythology of the New Forest area in Hampshire, England and feature dwarves, fairies, nymphs, imps and humans in natural surroundings.

Kessia’s artwork is predominantly watercolour with a few photographic elements. Friends and family of the artist posed as models for the cards, and each has been assigned a card that matches their personality (or failing that, their physical attributes). Where their faces have been included, this works well, but not all cards seem have a ‘real’ face. Over deck, the art varies from very photo-realistic in cards like the Ace of Wands and the Chariot, to a more blurred style in the Lady, Knight and Queen of W... read more reviews.

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More About These Cards

Name: Forest Folklore Tarot
Creators: Kessia Beverley-Smith
Publisher: US Games 2004
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Cards: 78
Major Arcana: 22
Minor Arcana: 56
Deck Tradition: Mixed
Minor Arcana Style: Unique Scenes With Suit Symbols
Suits: Cups, Swords, Wands, Rings
Court Cards: Lady, Knight, Queen, King
The Fool is 0
Strength is 8
Justice is 11

Card Size: 2.75 x 4.75 in. = 6.99cm x 12.06cm
Card Language: English
Card Back: Unknown

Companion Material: Little white booklet.

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