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By Way of Introduction • an Interview With the Artist

A short while back, Joan Marie -- founder and webmaster of the wonderful CULT OF TAROT FORUM (you should go there now!) interviewed me by email for the artist's section of the forum, just as it was getting started. That interview is as good an introduction to the whys and wherefores of what you will find here in the hallowed halls of DUCK SOUP PRODUCTIONS as you are likely to get.  Hope you enjoy. And thanks, Joan! • Giving a Tinker's Damn: My Conversation with Duck Soup Post by Joan Marie » Sat May 05, 2018 5:51 pm There is hardly a Tarot collector out there who in not well acquainted with the cards created by Freder (a.k.a. Doug Thornsjo) and distributed through his wildly entertaining website, Duck Soup Productions. Freder’s...

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Oh... "THAT" Oracle...

If you’re reading this now, you’re probably concerned or perhaps offended by a particular one of the decks that I offer: The Golli Oracle. I respect your feelings if you are offended by the premise of the deck or the character it is named for … but in turn, you need to respect that not everyone agrees with you — and not everyone who DISagrees with you is a Monster or a Racist. In his book Buy Golly! (New Cavendish Books, 2005), author Clinton Derricks writes, "If people disagree with a product, they have to learn to deal with it in a mature and adult way. A ban infringes on artists' rights to express themselves freely." I highly recommend Derricks's...

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Our First Attempt at Video-Blogging....

Once in a while, when circumstances warrant, we go to the trouble of making a video about the things that we have in the works, or about how we do the things we do, or about the things or people that influence us, or just about Stuff. This is the first of those video blogs, intended to share our enthusiasm at the arrival of printed proofs for our TRICK OR TAROT pack. This happened on a rainy afternoon in 2017. Just typing that date reminds us how quickly time zooms by. Enjoy the video! --Thorn. www.tarotbyducksoup.com • www.ducksoup.me

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