TAROT IN WONDERLAND REVIEW
The Tarot in Wonderland is an enjoyable as well as fantastical mix of tarot card with the dreamscape globe from Lewis Carroll’s publications, Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland and also Through the Looking Glass. The 78-card deck is come with by a splendidly extensive and also similarly sensational buddy publication by Barbara Moore.
Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland, and also, Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll (Charles Dodgson) inhabits a special area in our creative imaginations. In its time it was a dreamscape youngsters’s rubbish tale on one degree, as well as on one more an attacking witticism targeted at grown-up visitors. Much from being a pointless confection, the Alice tales parodied Victorian culture, social as well as political numbers, prominent crazes, suggestions, literary works and also ideas, tested viewers with challenges, quandaries, as well as ‘reasoning’. As well as, Alice’s journeys occur in a globe abundant in meaning and also archetypes.
Today a lot of the witticism and also its topics have actually been neglected, yet the tale of a little woman taking a trip via a unique as well as changing landscape peopled by odd and also unreliable personalities offers itself to continuous reinterpretation via the lens of existing art, consisting of the tarot card. There have actually been numerous Alice in Wonderland tarot card decks as well as Oracle cards, yet few have actually analyzed the subject with as much deepness and also factor to consider as Barbara Moore has with this deck.
The Tarot In Wonderland inhabits an inferno where Wonderland rams the Waite-Smith Tarot, as well as personalities such as the White Rabbit, Mad Hatter, Queen of Hearts, and also obviously, Alice herself, pass scenes from the RWS traditional deck.
TAROT IN WONDERLAND CARD DETAILS
This is a common 78 card, totally showed tarot card deck, with 22 Major Arcana and also 56 Minor Arcana cards. The small Arcana is separated right into 4 fits– wands, cups, swords, pentacles– with 10 number cards as well as for face card. The face card are Page, Knight, Queen, and also King. The Major Arcana cards have both numbers as well as private titles, without any substantial separations from the well-known RWS criterion.
The cards step 70 x 118 mm that makes them substantially bigger than a common having fun card, however of typical dimension for a tarot card deck.