Category Archives: Tarot

The Tarot Project – The Empress

I’m making slow but steady progress with The Tarot Project (so would ask all my fantastic models to please be patient until they see themselves as cards!) I have however just completed The Empress, featuring Edinburgh-based makeup artist Kirsty. Rather … Read the rest of this entry

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The Tarot Project – The Empress (stage 2)

The second stage of The Empress is now nearing completion. This stage involves sourcing and incorporating the background images; plus manipulating and adding lighting effects. The Empress is traditionally shown in a cornfield, symbolising growth and fertility. I had a … Read the rest of this entry

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The Tarot Project – The Empress (work in progress)

I’m extremely grateful to the people who have volunteered their modelling services so far for The Tarot Project. Previously, I’d been using images from my own personal stock library; now, being able to pose and shoot models for specific cards … Read the rest of this entry

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Want to be a Tarot card?

Fancy being an Emperor / Empress? I’ve been delighted to receive a lot of praise and positive feedback for The Tarot Project, to the extent that I’ve had a couple of people ask if they could feature in them. Or … Read the rest of this entry

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The Tarot Project

The mysterious pull of The Tarot I’ve had a long fascination with The Tarot. Less from a fortune telling and divination perspective (though I have dabbled); more from its rich visual symbolism, filled as it is with figures and archetypes … Read the rest of this entry

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