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Tarot of the Zirkus Mägi: FULL DECK

A project in Waterville, ME by Doug Thornsjo

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Come join the Circus! Help me publish the completed 78-card TAROT OF THE ZIRCUS MÄGI! The tent is raised, but the stands need patrons!
Backers: 162
Average Pledge Per Backer: $66

Funded: $10,649 of $9,000
Dates: Jun 10th -> Jul 25th (45 days)
Project By: Doug Thornsjo
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Latest News

The End In Sight

July 22nd - via:
 The deck is fully funded!... bur It's too early to declare Final Victory and do a happy dance 'round the circus ring -- anything can happen in the next 70 hours! Still, it's looking moderately good, isn't it? Thank you all! What do you need to... (Read More)

A Conversation with the Ringmaster

July 14th - via:
In case you missed it, here is last night's conversation with Christiana Gaudet in Christiana's Psychic Cafe. It's fifty minutes long, so it's barely possible that something remotely sensible came out of my mouth during that time.... on the other... (Read More)

The Tyranny of Kickstarter, More Add-Ons, 75 Percent, and More!

July 9th - via:
 The Tyranny of KickstarterIt's bad enough, isn't it, to have people in your face all the time selling you stuff. But when people like me finance their projects on Kickstarter, we're forced not only to urge you to buy our product, but to do it... (Read More)

In the Red, and the Nature of Good and Evil.

July 5th - via:
 Where Does The Money Go?During a lovely Independence Day lunch with my father and his wife, my dad asked me how far into profit I would be if the Kickstarter goal is met. And he seemed more than a little bit surprised by my answer, which was, "Not... (Read More)

Revised Three, Strrrrr-etching, A Look at The Printer and More!

July 2nd - via:
The New Three of Blades  [A Few Little] Changes ComingCreating the final files for the printer is also going to give me an opportunity to make some revisions in the designs -- one last whack. I'll be making minor tweaks, adjustments and refinements... (Read More)

50 PERCENT! • A Look Inside the Li'l White Book • More Burning Man

June 28th - via:
Halfway There!A little less than halfway through the project's "runtime," and this afternoon we topped 50% funded... more than 10% of that raised in just the last few days. At a stage where most Kickstarter projects have started to lag or flatten... (Read More)

Forty Percent, Add-Ons and More!

June 25th - via:
Ladies and Gentlemen, we are 40% funded. In the words of Martha Stewart, This is a Good Thing. With thirty days still to go, it's beginning to look A Little Bit like Just Maybe we could Possibly Maybe (fingers crossed) reach the goal! Thanks to all... (Read More)

The New Book -- and More!

June 22nd - via:
Hello, Backers!Shortly after the Majors edition of the deck was finished, I published a thin companion volume called The Circus Tarot Book, focussed on just the Major Arcana. It was a nice looking book with full-color pictures and a whimsical... (Read More)

LWB Cover, Burning Man and More!

June 20th - via:
Hello, Backers!Today I'm revealing just the front cover of the Little White Book. Take a look, and you will see that it's taken an interesting turn for the fanciful! In addition to the usual card meanings, special spreads and the like, this LWB sets... (Read More)

The Full Deck Revealed

June 18th - via:
Hi, all -- The final card in the deck won't be revealed until tomorrow, but just for Kickstarter I created a massive jpeg image that shows the full deck all stacked up. The individual cards within the graphic are shown on the smallish side, but... (Read More)

The Box Design Revealed

June 16th - via:
Things have changed since I wrote the "Progress" section above. The Deck is now Complete. The final three card designs will be revealed at over the next few days.  As I posted over there earlier this morning, I do expect... (Read More)

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