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The Arthurian, playing cards inspired by King Arthur

A project in Austin, TX by Jackson Robinson

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The Arthurian is a luxury deck of playing cards inspired by the King Arthur Legend illustrated in the style of The Book of Kells.
Backers: 1134
Average Pledge Per Backer: $57

Funded: $64,108 of $18,000
Dates: Mar 4th -> Apr 3rd (30 days)
Project By: Jackson Robinson
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Latest News

7 hours to go! / Marquis by Brendan Hong

April 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hey guys, I just wanted to thank you for supporting this campaign and making The Arthurian a reality. We are really excited to see the finished product. Here is a link to share the project with friends and family. You'll need an HTML5 capable browser... (Read More)

Lady Guinevere Drawings

March 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey guys! Here are the drawings we received from the Drawing Lady Guinevere with my Daughters tutorial where we told viewers to join in on drawing Lady G and that we would show the backers in an update. Enjoy! Linza   Zoe   Alex   Dominic, 6  ... (Read More)

Diamond Suit Border

March 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
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Uther Pendragon

March 20th - via: kickstarter.com
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Key Card addition, Display decks now available for ALL!

March 17th - via: kickstarter.com
All Backers! A ton of people have been requesting some kind of info card or key card that explains which character is on each of the cards. I am excited to announce that EVERY backer will be receiving a Key Card with their pledge. This Key Card IS... (Read More)

Camelot Edition Diptych Joker, The Questing Beast.

March 14th - via: kickstarter.com
It's always interesting to try and choose a character or subject to feature on a diptych joker. For the Camelot Edition, I decided to go with a less well known but extremely interesting character called the Questing Beast.  click image for higher... (Read More)

Uncut Sheets Now Available for Add On.

March 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello, everyone! I'm happy to announce that I am making Uncut Sheets available for an add-on. For those of you who may not know uncut sheets are simply the sheets of the printed cards, front, and back before they are cut into the individual cards. ... (Read More)

Drawing Lady Guinevere with my daughters. Calling all little artists!!!

March 12th - via: kickstarter.com
I think it is an amazing blessing and opportunity to get to share my art with you guys. I also love encouraging and sharing art with my two daughters Scarlett and Claire. We had a blast making this video/art lesson and hope you enjoy it.   Check out... (Read More)

Uther Pendragon, King of Clubs. A little behind the scenes of the Kings Wild family.

March 11th - via: kickstarter.com
  click image for higher res   A little behind the scenes of the Kings Wild family.Notice: The following video has nothing to do (directly) with the King Arthur project. However, it is a little look into the life of my wonderful family. Who play... (Read More)

Display Decks for Camelot Edition now available!

March 10th - via: kickstarter.com
I have had tons of people request to have a demonstration or display deck add-on so they can enjoy the artwork of the Camelot Edition without having to break open the seal of the Limited Edition book box. I'm excited to announce that if your... (Read More)

Behind the scenes, The Excalibur Edition Jokers, Stretch goals coming!

March 9th - via: kickstarter.com
  Click image for higher res    Be on the look out this weekend for new items and stretch goals! Thank you so much for your incredible support. If you like this project please be sure to share it on your social media interwebs ;) You can use the... (Read More)

Behind the design. Creating the Camelot Edition, spade suit border.

March 8th - via: kickstarter.com
When I designed the suit borders for the Camelot Edition I wanted to incorporate the suit or pip design into the Celtic knotwork. (The pip is that actual suit symbol) In the video, you will see how the Spade pip design is woven into the Celtic... (Read More)

The Creation of the Ace of Hearts (Lancelot)

March 7th - via: kickstarter.com
When I was approaching how to make the Camelot Edition cards unique and I wanted to try some new ideas with the aces themselves. Each ace in the Camelot Edition will feature some type of full bodies illustration of the matching king of the same suit.... (Read More)

Sir Gawain

March 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Gawain click image for higher res     Gawain also called Gwalchmei, Gualguanus, Gauvain, Walwein, etc.) is King Arthur's nephew and a Knight of the Round Table in the Arthurian legend. Under the name Gwalchmei, he appears very early in the legend's... (Read More)

Fully Funded, Thank You!

March 5th - via: kickstarter.com
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