Tarot Art by Ghena Kaddoura

I have an incredibly gifted artist in one of the high school Mythology classes I teach. Her name is Ghena Kaddoura, and she’s getting ready to graduate in a few weeks. Imagine my surprise when I walked into the classroom and saw this on Ghena’s desk one morning! Isn’t it stunning?! She cut up an entire Rider-Waite deck to create this piece.

When I asked her about it, Ghena explained that she wanted to make a collage of a body, and that tarot cards seemed most fitting to use for medium because they represent our emotions and the experiences we go through. “They represent life,” she said so aptly.

I’m grateful to Ghena for giving me permission to post her work here. (Click here for a larger version.)

Untitled acrylic and tarot cards on paper by Ghena Kaddoura

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3 Responses to “Tarot Art by Ghena Kaddoura”

  1. Tarot Oranum Says:

    Really nice painting and the post wasn’t bad either 😉 I really like your blogposts, you got some really interesting thoughts that you share with the rest of us. Thank you for that!
    Looking forward to your next post!

  2. Susan Gold Says:

    Tarot Oranum,

    Thanks so much for the kind feedback!

    Susan

  3. Jesslyn Littlepage Says:

    Wow! That student is extremely talented. Beautiful!

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