March of the Ants: Empires of the Earth

The Raincoast Tarot Deck

A project in Victoria, Canada by Christoph James
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Help bring my Tarot Deck to life
Backers: 128
Average Daily Pledges: $175 CAD
Average Pledge Per Backer: $63 CAD

Funding: $8,047 CAD of $5,000 CAD
Dates: Mar 8th -> May 1st (54 days)
Project By: Christoph James
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Latest News

11 days left !

April 19th - via: kickstarter.com
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Happy Tuesday

April 16th - via: kickstarter.com
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Website Update

April 14th - via: kickstarter.com
If you've taken a minute to look at the new website you'll notice that the Edition 2 deck is marked as 'out of stock' This is only because it hasn't been printed yet. The website will feature other Tarot art products in the future.   (Read More)

Today's card

April 14th - via: kickstarter.com
The four of swords  (Read More)

Raincoast Website

April 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Temporary address for new website is here:   https://cjames582.wixsite.com/raincoast   (Read More)

Inserts

April 11th - via: kickstarter.com
I have a dozen test cards with the snakeskin design back that I've autographed. I'm going to insert them randomly into some decks for a bit of fun.  (Read More)

Borders

April 11th - via: kickstarter.com
I would like to have done a borderless version, but my print people tell me I would lose 1/4 inch of the imagery all around. I'd certainly like to give it a try at some point, maybe another printer can do it with no image loss. The other option would... (Read More)

Edition Two!

April 10th - via: kickstarter.com
I've had so many requests for more decks that I am adding a second edition with a few changes. There are still more than 20 days left in the campaign, so rather than add small incentive items, I've decided to release an un-numbered edition for those... (Read More)

Book Details

April 5th - via: kickstarter.com
The Guidebook will contain illustrations in additional colours as well as appropriate quotes and elemental symbols.  (Read More)

Guidebook news

April 1st - via: kickstarter.com
When the Guidebook is published there will be a further 12 cards included in the package.  (Read More)

Book Preview

April 1st - via: kickstarter.com
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New Card

March 31st - via: kickstarter.com
This extra card not included in the deck is available as a stretch reward.  (Read More)

Signed card

March 29th - via: kickstarter.com
With various backs, and signature.  Who knows they might be worth millions one day. wink wink  (Read More)

Some Minors

March 27th - via: kickstarter.com
A sample  (Read More)

Wall Hangings

March 27th - via: kickstarter.com
I will create and add more hangings from the Majors if there's any interest. Let me know if there is a particular card you might be interested in as a hanging.  (Read More)

New Reward

March 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Coming 2morrow!  (Read More)

Wall Hanging

March 26th - via: kickstarter.com
The sun is shining this afternoon on Vancouver Island! 5ftx4ft  (Read More)

Boxes

March 26th - via: kickstarter.com
120 lovely boxes arriving tomorrow!  (Read More)

Lucky number Seven !

March 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Over 7000 raised, and 7 decks left to sell!  (Read More)

The Hermit

March 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Available download by email at reachchris@gmail.com full colour 11x17 printable  (Read More)

Hang in there!

March 25th - via: kickstarter.com
A month of campaign left. Hang around for the duration folks. Lots of free stuff to come. First full deck being printed today by a local Victoria BC company!  (Read More)

FREE PRINTABLE ART UPDATE

March 25th - via: kickstarter.com
For backers who have had trouble downloading free art, drop me a line here reachchris@gmail.com and I'll be happy to send you some full resolution artwork from the deck that you can download and print  (Read More)

RED

March 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Good Evening  (Read More)

Book Update

March 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Back and front cover together  (Read More)

Happy Saturday!

March 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Here's a curious piece for you  (Read More)

Stretch goals

March 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
I've decided to not have stretch goals in the hopes that this campaign will wrap up more quickly. I'm anxious to get the decks produced and mailed asap rather than placing too many ducks in a row.  I'm excited to create a superior guide book with... (Read More)

39 days?

March 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
39 days seems like a very long time, given how quickly we arrived at and surpassed the goal.  I'll be posting a lot of updates throughout the remaining days as well as some Guidebook previews.  (Read More)

Eleven!

March 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Eleven Raincoast Tarot Decks left! Boxes are being printed and delivered soon. Something different for you  (Read More)

A fiver

March 19th - via: kickstarter.com
One fivespot away from 6000!  (Read More)

Variation to new reward design

March 18th - via: kickstarter.com
More light from the Star  (Read More)

New reward

March 18th - via: kickstarter.com
I've chosen a new reward of 24 cards (Majors only) with 2 surprise cards. This deck has the following back. This is separate from, and does not include the 78 card deck.  (Read More)

Stretch Goals

March 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Stretch Goals are additional rewards that are often added after a campaign has reached its goal. Because there is still a month and a half left in the campaign I'm asking if there are any rewards that you'd like to see added.  (Read More)

Delivery date

March 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Now that the project is funded I'm going to revise the delivery date to accommodate Xmas gifts. I'm hoping to achieve a mid September date of receipt.  (Read More)

Pass on the link please

March 16th - via: kickstarter.com
     https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/tarotplus/the-raincoast-tarot-deck  (Read More)

Green Light!

March 15th - via: kickstarter.com
47 days left and 39 decks still available. Funds in hand approx mid June. Lots of time for polish and finishing touches. More updates and artwork to come.  (Read More)

Happy Wednesday

March 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you Mailman  (Read More)

Book News

March 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Contacting printers today for a quote on printing a full colour booklet with large images of the cards and detailed interpretations   (Read More)

Free Download Day

March 12th - via: kickstarter.com
The Fool  (Read More)

Rain

March 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Good Morning from Vancouver Island! It's raining here on the coast  (Read More)

Card back

March 11th - via: kickstarter.com
For those who have asked, this is the card back. it will have rounded corners of course.  (Read More)

Monday afternoon

March 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Cheers!  (Read More)

Monday

March 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey Raincoast gang...it's shaping up to be a great start to the week. Thank you for sharing the link, I hope you're all having a fantastic Monday!  (Read More)

Spread the word

March 10th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Two more!!

March 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow! 2 more needed today to match yesterday's total! Amazing  (Read More)

Day 2

March 9th - via: kickstarter.com
What a fantastic response for only 2 days. Many many thanks, and welcome aboard!  (Read More)

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