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Playing Arts - A Deck of Poker Cards by 54 Top Artists

A project in Barcelona, Spain by Digital Abstracts

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From the two of clubs to the ace of diamonds, each of 54 participants has illustrated a single card in their own individual style.
Backers: 1037
Average Pledge Per Backer: £19

Funded: £19,949 of £3,000
Dates: Oct 12th -> Nov 9th (29 days)
Project By: Digital Abstracts
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Latest News

New cards and 24 hours left

November 8th - via:
Introducing new cards:  3 of Clubs by Fernando Chamarelli from Brasil. —  7 of Spades by Muxxi from Guatemala. — Subscribe to our newsletter if you haven't done so yet: (at the bottom of the page). Be the... (Read More)

New cards

November 6th - via:
Introducing new cards:  Queen of Clubs by Ise Ananphada from Thailand. "Queen of the club is showing the Equality of the two ladies that represent for the women’s strength. In my opinion, I want to present it as more illustration and more... (Read More)

New cards

November 5th - via:
Introducing new cards:  2 of Clubs by Tang Yau Hoong from Malaysia. — 4 of Spades by Serial Cut from Spain. Check out some photos from the process! — Ace of Hearts by Mr. Kone from Mexico. "Is the reinterpretation of love as view from our... (Read More)

New cards

November 4th - via:
Introducing new cards: 6 of Clubs by Tobias van Schneider from USA. "All Six of Club feel an obligation toward duty and they take their responsibilities seriously. Trouble is, the 6 of Club also symbolize inertia." Read full interview with Tobias.... (Read More)

Some process & backside

November 3rd - via:
agnes-cecile posted a speed-painting video from the process - Queen of Diamonds:  — Anton Repponen talks about his 9 of Spades making of: — We invited John Franzen to create an artwork for... (Read More)

New cards

November 2nd - via:
Introducing new cards: 9 of Spades by Anton Repponen from USA. — King of Clubs by James White from Canada. "My King of Clubs is no different. I originally set out to do something character-based, but I quickly reverted to illustrating a more... (Read More)

New cards

October 31st - via:
Introducing new cards: 5 of Spades by Musketon form Belgium. "Jebus is equally awesome as Jesus but had a more rock and roll vibe to it. JEbus started out as a character of mine a year ago. I made 2 very detailed vector illustrations of him, now... (Read More)

New cards

October 29th - via:
Introducing new cards: 2 of Spades by Mattias Adolffson from Sweden. — King of Diamonds by SATURNO from Spain. Video from the process: "With this work what I understand , in this case, is that the monster could not impersonate authentic king ,... (Read More)

New cards

October 28th - via:
Introducing new cards: 10 of Clubs by Hey from Spain. — Jack of Spades by Seb Niark1 from France. — Stay tuned, Vlad, Playing Arts.  (Read More)

New cards

October 25th - via:
Introducing new cards: 3 of Spades by Teagan White from USA. "I’ve drawn the bodies of three starlings tangled in poppy plants. My card was the 3 of spades, and the suit of spades has always seemed ominous and dark to me — I frequently try to... (Read More)

New cards

October 24th - via:
Introducing new cards: 5 of Diamonds by Fab Ciraolo from Chile. — Queen of Spades by David Mack from USA. — Stay tuned! Vlad, Playing Arts  (Read More)

New cards!

October 23rd - via:
Introducing new cards: 6 of Spades by Fernando Volken Togni from Brazil. "I’ve drawn a knight which holds and protects the six blades/swords which represent nobility." Read full interview with Fernando. —  9 of Diamonds by Pirecco from Brazil.... (Read More)

New cards!

October 21st - via:
Introducing new cards: 2 of Hearts by Peter Tarka from Poland. —  5 of Clubs by Valerie Ann Chua from Philippines. "I picked the Clubs deck because it’s a symbol that’s close to nature. In some texts, they mention that Clubs can also mean... (Read More)

New cards

October 21st - via:
Introducing new cards: 3 of Diamonds by Carne Griffiths from UK. —  7 of Hearts by Felix LaFlamme from Canada. —  Queen of Hearts by Conrad Roset from Spain. "I chose the Queen of hearts card because I thought that its the one that fits... (Read More)

New cards: three hearts! ♥

October 19th - via:
Introducing new cards:  3 of Hearts by Mercedes deBellard from Spain. "The idea was that it will be three hearts on the card, so i decided to draw a good one. The girl on the card is a good friend of mine." Read full interview. — 9 of Hearts... (Read More)

New cards: 10 of hearts, Ace of diamonds and... JOKER!

October 18th - via:
Introducing new cards: 10 of Hearts by Caramelaw from Singapore. "All the 10 hearts we see in his head so indicates that he's filled with love and lots to give. Every time he dispenses a one of his 'loves', another heart will generate within so rest... (Read More)

200% and three new cards

October 17th - via:
Hello all! Amazing news: we are now 200% funded. Wow, thank you 6000 times! Now, introducing three new cards: Queen of Diamonds by agnes-cecile from Italy. "The queen of diamonds was the subject that best fit with my subjects, in my gallery there are... (Read More)

New cards

October 15th - via:
Introducing new cards: Jack of Hearts by Steve Simpson from Ireland. — 2 of Diamonds by YemaYema from USA. — Don't forget to check the news section for interviews with authors! — Stay tuned! Vlad Korzinin, Playing Arts  (Read More)

New cards

October 15th - via:
Introducing new cards: 4 of Hearts by Ruben Ireland from United Kingdom.  — King of Spades by Yulia Brodskaya from Russia. — Stay tuned! Vlad Korzinin, Playing Arts  (Read More)

Goal reached! + new pledge

October 14th - via:
We've launched the project less than three days ago and now we've already reached our goal! Wow, thanks! Many of you asked, and we've decided to add new pledge - it's a Creative Cards deck from our previous project - The... (Read More)

New cards + Thank You first backers!

October 12th - via:
Hey hey, what a great weekend! We are deeply grateful for your early and generous pledges and kind words. Your support is our inspiration! Meanwhile, introducing new cards: 4 of Diamonds by Peter Olschinsky 6 of Hearts by Javier Medellin Puyou... (Read More)

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