Aeclectic Tarot
Tarot Cards & Reviews Live Tarot Readings Tarot Card Meanings Forum Archive

USG Tarot de Maria Celia

  > Aeclectic Tarot Forum > Tarot > Tarot Decks


 
blue_fusion's Avatar
blue_fusion  blue_fusion is offline
Alien
 
Join Date: 15 Jun 2002
Location: crossroads of eternity
Posts: 2,487
blue_fusion 
Alien

blue_fusion's Avatar
USG Tarot de Maria Celia


I've just gotten proof images for the deck last week. I'd like to share them here with you to show the new layout as well as some of the small changes I have made on the images themselves. I also did a mock up of the tin from the proofs.

I am really loving this new size/aspect ratio - I think it works really well with the images, especially with the wonky proportions I used on the figures in the deck I am admittedly partial, but I like how classy the new look is - especially the tin! Loving the new font too - it's modern, has character, but also has some vintage flavor.

Just some info on the deck: it's inspired by TdM - but not a reproduction. There are similarities as well as differences to TdM, but I am hoping people will like the deck and how it reads. The name "Maria Celia" is a wordplay on the word "Marseille" - I decided on a feminine name since the deck takes a more feminine direction from its TdM inspiration. (Etymologically, Maria is a name that relates to the sea, while Celia relates to the sky, so the combination of names kinda has that cool "as above, so below" vibe going - which I think is perfect for a tarot deck. Plus I think it sounds elegant.)

I am not too sure about the dates, but from the timetable, the deck should be available around the latter part of this year.

-Ly
Attached Images
    
 Need help? Get your live Tarot Reading now      Top   #1
JylliM  JylliM is offline
Citizen
 
Join Date: 10 Jun 2015
Location: NSW, Australia
Posts: 1,300
JylliM 
Citizen

Just wow. It looks fantastic. I have the original, and I'll definitely be buying this. Thanks for sharing.
 Need help? Get your live Tarot Reading now      Top   #2
rwcarter's Avatar
rwcarter  rwcarter is offline
student of tarot
 
Join Date: 12 Aug 2007
Location: California, USA
Posts: 15,843
rwcarter 
student of tarot

rwcarter's Avatar

Cool, and congrats! Thanks for letting us know!
 Need help? Get your live Tarot Reading now      Top   #3
starlightexp's Avatar
starlightexp  starlightexp is offline
Citizen
 
Join Date: 30 Oct 2007
Location: IL
Posts: 2,376
starlightexp 
Citizen

starlightexp's Avatar

that looks awesome!
 Need help? Get your live Tarot Reading now      Top   #4
DownUnderNZer's Avatar
DownUnderNZer  DownUnderNZer is offline
Time Traveller
 
Join Date: 20 May 2009
Location: In Between Dimensions
Posts: 10,772
DownUnderNZer 
Time Traveller

DownUnderNZer's Avatar

Wicked!!! End of year should be fine for me I think. In time for Christmas!

The deck or photos attached are amazing!

DND
 Need help? Get your live Tarot Reading now      Top   #5
EmpyreanKnight's Avatar
EmpyreanKnight  EmpyreanKnight is offline
Citizen
 
Join Date: 23 Oct 2015
Location: Manila, Philippines
Posts: 1,853
EmpyreanKnight 
Citizen

EmpyreanKnight's Avatar

Welp, I know what Marseille deck I would grab once it's released. Good job Ly!
 Need help? Get your live Tarot Reading now      Top   #6
Zoe Maat  Zoe Maat is offline
Resident
 
Join Date: 21 Jun 2006
Location: United States
Posts: 5
Zoe Maat 
Resident
Tarot de Maria Celia


Grand! Can't wait to purchase it. Love the size. Love the art style. Love the colors. Love the tin. Drool.
 Need help? Get your live Tarot Reading now      Top   #7
Terrapin's Avatar
Terrapin  Terrapin is offline
Crickets and cicadas sing
 
Join Date: 03 Aug 2011
Location: Arizona, U.S.
Posts: 232
Terrapin 
Crickets and cicadas sing

Terrapin's Avatar

Yes! This looks beautiful and perfect. Very excited. Thanks for letting us see.
 Need help? Get your live Tarot Reading now      Top   #8
baconwaffles's Avatar
baconwaffles  baconwaffles is offline
Citizen
 
Join Date: 29 Jan 2016
Location: Pacific Norhtwest
Posts: 633
baconwaffles 
Citizen

baconwaffles's Avatar

Beautiful! I can't wait to read with this deck.
 Need help? Get your live Tarot Reading now      Top   #9
nicky's Avatar
nicky  nicky is offline
Citizen
 
Join Date: 20 Jul 2005
Location: Chicagoland
Posts: 3,620
nicky 
Citizen

nicky's Avatar

congrats Ly - this is wonderful
 Need help? Get your live Tarot Reading now      Top   #10


 


 


Tarot Cards & Reviews Free Tarot Readings Tarot Books Tarot Card Meanings Forum Archive
Aeclectic Tarot Forum Links
· Tarot
· Tarot Special Interest
· Beyond Tarot
· Forum Library

Aeclectic Tarot Categories
· Angel Decks
· Dark & Gothic Decks
· Goddess Decks
· Fairy Decks
· Doreen Virtue Decks
· Beginner Decks
· Cat Decks
· Pagan & Wiccan Decks
· Ancient Egyptian Decks
· Celtic Decks
· Lenormand Decks
· Rider-Waite Decks
· Marseilles Decks
· Thoth Decks
· Oracle Decks
· List All Decks
· Popular Tarot Decks
· Available Decks
· Tarot Books
· What's New

The Aeclectic Tarot Forum closed permanently on July 14th, 2017. The public threads remain online as a read-only archive and resource. More information on our decision can be found here. Thank you for being a part of our active community over the past seventeen years.

Copyright © 1996 - 2017 Aeclectic Tarot. All rights reserved. Privacy Policy. Contact us.