Choose your card for the week of 3/2/08

Choose your card for the week from The Fairytale Tarot by Karen Mahony, Alexandr Ukolov, and Irena Triskova of Magic Realist Press. When making your selection, don’t worry about what the cards mean. Base your choice on the pictures—the stories they tell and how they make you feel.

The book that comes with this beautiful deck includes each card’s fairytale. It’s a fabulous set!

The Fairytale Tarot, Ace of Cups The Fairytale Tarot, Ace of Wands The Fairytale Tarot, Four of Coins

The Ugly Duckling, Jack & the Beanstalk, The Fisherman & His Wife

The Fairytale Tarot, Five of Swords The Fairytale Tarot, Six of Wands The Fairytale Tarot, Ten of Wands

Little Red Riding Hood, The Emperor’s New Clothes, The Sorcerer’s Apprentice

Let us know which card you chose—post a comment!

Images from The Fairytale Tarot are reproduced with permission from Magic Realist Press.

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7 Responses to “Choose your card for the week of 3/2/08”

  1. Cathy Says:

    I choose The Fisherman & His Wife. It just attracted me the most.

  2. Susan Gold Says:

    Hi Cathy,

    Thanks for writing in! I’m attracted to that card, too. The fisherman’s wife looks like quite a character! In case you are interested, here’s a link to the original fairytale by the Grimm brothers: http://www.fln.vcu.edu/grimm/fischer_e.html.

    Susan

  3. Cathy Says:

    Thanks for the link. I also looked up the original in German again (I’m German). I knew it already, as I grew up with my mum reading me Grimm’s fairytales and it has always been one of my favourites…

  4. jan Says:

    Hi Love your website so glad i found you…i chose the ugly duckling card i was drawn to it immediatly i especially loved the bridge in the background

  5. Susan Gold Says:

    Hi Cathy,

    Thanks for writing back. How neat to be able to read Grimm’s in the original German! Sounds like you have a nice history with this fairytale.

    Susan

  6. Susan Gold Says:

    Hi Jan,

    Thanks so much for the kind words and for writing in– I’m glad you found TTT! That bridge is pretty dreamy, isn’t it?

    Susan

  7. Tarot Table Talk… « Cathepsut’s Weblog Says:

    […] Filed under: Card for the Week, LiveJournal Posts — cathepsut @ 12:46 pm …asked me to choose my card for this week from a Fairytale deck. I went with the Four of Coins (Pentacles), because it just attracted me the […]

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