New and inspirational energies are awakening with the Ace of Wands. This card reminds us that we possess latent talent and creativity that is yet to be tapped. We are encouraged to put the divine spark, that resides within us, into everything we do. We will then discover a true passion for life, a quality that is our hidden spiritual treasure and our gift to the world.
Lavender is symbolic of devotion, love, and joy. It also indicates purification and dauntlessness. It cleanses the way for us to achieve a brighter and loftier perspective. Lavender is a positive reinforcement as we move forward with new and creative endeavors. Ladybug beetles are considered good luck and a good omen. They often herald a new beginning, and convey the jubilant message that it is time for us to succeed.
The Nature Spirit Tarot took nine years to create: eight years of research, design and painting, and another year of production and self publishing. A great deal of research went into this project. Selecting just the right nature elements to express the meanings of these treasured cards was a project in itself. The tarot deck has a rich and extensive history, and continues to be a tool used and loved by many people.
Jean’s interest in the tarot originated with her journey of self exploration. The deck was designed as a tool for personal growth. The accompanying book, also written by Jean, reflects this character in its descriptions of the card.