Creator(s): Dennis Fairchild, Susan Shie
Publisher: Hay House
Number of Cards: 22
Reference: artist's website
Susan Shie is a full-time artist who paints, draws, writes, and sews in
order to create her artwork. Susan Shie began in 1998 with the
Colander piece for the traditional Fool card. Each new mixed-media art
quilt had its own size and proportions, and during the first year, she
made only two pieces because her painting and hand sewing were so
time-consuming. Later she learned to use both airbrush and airpen, and slowly
switched from intense hand sewing to hand
journaling and machine sewing. These changes allowed her to
Dennis Fairchild is a well known author of more than a dozen books and prediction calendars.
The cards are larger than in traditional decks and follow RWS
tradition only so far that Justice is 11 and Strenght is 8, but the artist has changed completely the names of
the arcana in order to fill the kitchen, e.g. instead of The Tower, we have The Pressure Cooker or instead of The Moon, we have The Calendar.The art shows many words as a sort of quick reference to the traditional name and meaning of the card.