Playing Card News & Blog Our blog on playing card projects from around the web.
In this newsletter we’re looking at how fashion and costume is represented through playing card art since the 14th century through to today.
Video by Art of Impossible. In this video you will get a short overview of the most important historical facts about playing cards and their history.
I suppose people collect for different reasons, rarity, quality, ingenuity of design, sentimental value... by Tony Hall.
As we are becoming separated from friends and families we worked with the Solitaired team to customize this game using traditional woodblock courts.
I collected playing cards when I was in primary school, by Jan Walls.
Hesslers Rider Back Playing Cards with two different coloured backs, 2019.
Chinese playing card makers have probably produced the widest variety of jokers of any single part of the world.
Facsimile of Tarot de Marseille by Iohann Christoph Hes, Augsburg, c.1750.
Kalevala playing cards by Sunish Chabba and Ishan Trivedi inspired by ancient Finnish mythology.
Bharata Playing Cards - Series 2, based on Indian folk art, published by Sunish Chabba, 2018.
Bharata Major Arcana Tarot by Ishan Trivedi & Sunish Chabba, 2018. Inspired by Indian art forms.
Spider Solitaire is a free web site offering new versions of the classic solitaire card game
Tesseract Mobile’s new Solitaire card games for Android devices features dynamic playing cards that change style...
Divine Art Playing Cards by Sunish Chabba & Guru Playing Card Company, 2016.
Whimsical Playing Cards by Turkish designer & illustrator Oksal Yesilok, 2016
Medieval View of Gambling in the ‘Garden of Earthly Delights’ by Jheronimus Bosch
Sunish Chabba is working on an initiative to revive traditional Ganjifa, the card game most popular 17th Century India.
‘Dogs’ playing cards showcases 52 canine portraits in four suits as authors, artists, musicians and film stars, illustrated by Chet Phillips, 2016
“Four Point” playing cards, a labour of love designed and illustrated by Ben Vierck, 2014
Lilian Caillaeud lino-cuts his version of the tarot by Nicolas Rolichon of Lyon c.1600
Are you a fan of the undead? Vampires and zombies that have risen from the grave? Then this is a deck for you; the creatures featured on this pack are part-zombie and part-vampire. As Gerad Taylor, the creator of this deck, likes to call them "Zompires".
The Hoyle® Official Card Games Collection 2015 includes plenty of favourites, and also includes the official rules for the games as well as tips and strategies, allowing you to easily try out and learn new games.