Whimsical Tarot

While based on fairy tales and nursery rhymes, the Whimsical Tarot is not just for children. Created by Dorothy Morrison and illustrated by Mary Hanson-Roberts, this is a friendly, cute, but not sickly sweet tarot deck.

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Created by Dorothy Morrison, Mary Hanson-Roberts
Tarot Deck - 78 Cards - US Games

Card Images from the Whimsical Tarot

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Whimsical Tarot review by Solandia

Drawn by Mary-Hanson Roberts, who also created the art for the Hanson-Roberts Tarot and the Universal Waite Tarot, the Whimsical Tarot is based on fairy tales and nursery rhymes and intended for children and the 'young at heart'.

But it is by no means limited to children. The fairytales are familiar to almost everyone, the simplicity and already associated meaning with the cards helping to make tarot more accessible to a beginner.

Some of the cards make me chuckle, others I find impressive because of the approachable rendering of normally disliked cards. The Devil card, for example, shows a pair of hands controlling a marionette, a puppet on strings. The Death card is Sleeping Beauty.

Other cards, like the Page of Rods, are fairly generic. It shows a herald's trumpe... read more reviews or write a review.

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More About These Cards

Name: Whimsical Tarot
Creators: Dorothy Morrison, Mary Hanson-Roberts
Publisher: US Games
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Cards: 78

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