The Floating World Tarot: Explore the Ancient Traditions of the Tarot with Japanese Spiritualism
Cards – October 3, 2023
by Oliver Luke Delorie (Author), Mia Komatsu (Illustrator)
Embrace the spirit of a beloved Japanese art form through a beautifully designed 78-card deck and guidebook inspired by traditional manga artwork.
Ukiyo (which can be translated to floating/fleeting/transient world) is the Japanese term used to describe the urban lifestyle and culture, especially the pleasure-seeking aspects, of the Edo period (1600–1867) in Japan. Floating World Tarot creatively reimagines the ukiyo lifestyle through the lens of manga art and pairs it with the ancient art of tarot to create an all-inclusive kit that gives you everything you need to master this powerful divination tool.
78 tarot cards encompassing both Major and Minor Arcana, each illustrated in a unique and gorgeous manga style
An 80-page illustrated guidebook with detailed explanations, guiding keywords, and reversed meanings of each card
With this deck and book, gather the knowledge and master the ability to analyze the symbolism that comes with each archetype. Then apply that wisdom to your everyday life.
Create a life you love, while exploring the immersive world of manga art with Floating World Tarot.
About the Author
Nicknamed "monk" the day he was born, and steeped in Eastern philosophy and martial arts, multidimensional creative professional Oliver Luke Delorie has a black belt in self-help, penning the playful 100 Small Ways to Quit Worrying and 100 Small Ways to Manage Time, the philosophical Wabi Sabi and Shinrin-Yoku, and the inspirational Creative Manifestos, among several other books. He lives on Vancouver Island. Connect with him at oliverlukedelorie.com.
Mia Komatsu is a Japanese artist and calligrapher, currently based in Germany. She specializes in modern ukiyo-e style illustrations and brush-and-ink calligraphy, but is increasingly experimenting with digital art and photography. Primarily a freelance artist, Mia has designed everything from shop logos to vinyl jackets. See her art on Instagram @miacomart.
Publisher : Epic Ink (October 3, 2023)
Language : English
Cards : 80 pages
ISBN-13 : 9780760385814
Item Weight : 1.25 pounds