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Art is Fleeting

            1.  3 of Swords 2.  Queen of Swords, reversed 3.  3 of Wands   Lots of 3s today!  And swords!  Even the Queen is a 3, 13.  Threes are creation and abundance, but the … Continue reading

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The New Sketch Deck

Almost done! It took a little longer than planned, mostly because of the book. I’m happy with it though! I really wanted to write about the more mundane aspects of the cards, and then I had to test them and … Continue reading

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Hola!

I am slowly starting to stir from my very long bout of tarot burn-out.  For the past few months I have been toying with the idea of working on some ideas I had set aside while making the Mary-el and … Continue reading

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Art is Freedom

After a lot of thought I decided that I wasn’t going to force anything and so there are no columns.  Or I should say, they did not want to be depicted seperately in this image.  So, I finished up and … Continue reading

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New Card! The 7 of Swords, Starry Knight

 You can see a bigger version here: http://www.mary-el.com/7swords.html   I had such a great time working on this yesterday!  The big tree outside my window bloomed these fluffy pink flowers for the first time since we have lived here and … Continue reading

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7 – Starry Knight

Drat!  I forgot I had to wait for my umber wash to dry!  I hate that! Tomorrow, or Wednesday then. In the meantime, here is a close-up of the towers in the raven and snake eyes.  It’s a detail that … Continue reading

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7 of Swords III

The night before last I finished the final drawing for the 7 of Swords and then yesterday I got it mounted and ready to paint.  Should be dry by tomorrow and I can’t wait to get painting on it!  Here’s … Continue reading

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Hello There

Since July 7th, 2003, I have kept a journal on my website documenting the ongoing creation of the Mary-el Tarot.  I think it might be finally time for a change!  Some back-story; my name is Marie White and I am … Continue reading

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