Blackout Edition: SIGIL NIGREDO

I still wanted to fulfill my original idea of an all black deck, and a local printing company was able to achieve this look with all black cover stock and high gloss clear ink. Here are a couple photos of the results, which I am absolutely in love with. I still believe that the color edition gives a completely different perspective to the cards, and really makes them pop, but there’s something sleek and sexy about a tarot deck that’s entirely black and only readable in the light.

The black deck, face down, revealing the Fibonacci eye pattern.
From left to right: The Tower, The Fool, Death. Other cards can almost be seen above this, this is to illustrate the illusory nature of the black on black–how the designs fade into just black at the right angle.
From left to right: Death, The Ace of Wands, The Devil

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