Comparative Tarot Not for beginners, this is a tarot study tool created to illustrate Valerie Sims' Comparative Tarot reading method. Contemplative Tarot The Contemplative Tarot is a thoughtful deck influenced by the works of philosopher P. It has Pagan-inspired, lifelike, three- dimensional major arcana cards, while the minor arcana owe their basis to the el Gran Tarot Esoterico and are in a flatter, less-detailed artistic style. Corto is an adventurer and sailor and the cards illustrate scenes, places and personalities that he encounters. The corresponding card in the Marseille style is also repeated in the four corners of the pale aqua border.
Fantasy (868 wallpapers)
New Comic Art Gallery
Several new things to add to the site, many of which were on my want list for some time. Gorey, Eduard - not comic art but a favorite and long term want list item. Quirky, odd and macabre. Art was accompanied by a book and a record. Ledroit, Oliver - large, mixed media painting - Tribut e to Otomo.
Erotic literature The definition of erotic art is somewhat subjective, and dependent on context, since perceptions of both what is erotic and what is art vary. For example, a sculpture of a phallus in some cultures may be considered a traditional symbol of potency rather than overtly erotic. Material that is produced to illustrate sex education may be perceived by others as inappropriately erotic. A distinction is often made between erotic art and pornography , which also depicts scenes of sexual activity and is intended to evoke erotic arousal, but is not usually considered fine art.
This baked clay plaque from the Old Babylonian period BC. It shows Lilith standing on the backs of two goats, which were used primarily for food and milk and thus symbolic of motherhood. Lilith is again show with bird feet and wearing a multiple-horned mitre as a sign of divinity.