For this pack a different designer collaborated for each individual card, resulting in a diverse and unique deck. Some of the artwork is quite stunning and beautiful, you can see the full pack on the Creative Cards website
Background Information & Inspiration
We are DigitalAbstracts, the team of collectors and tellers of digital creative art since 2000. On DigitalAbstracts we feature various digital artists both young and mature. Once we've decided to launch the project, that can put together a whole pack of talented digital creatives under one roof. That's how Creative Cards was born.
Hesslers Rider Back Playing Cards with two different coloured backs, 2019.
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.
Vizaĝo playing cards created by Annette Abolins, 2017.
Divine Art Playing Cards by Sunish Chabba & Guru Playing Card Company, 2016.
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
Matt Hessler’s “Enhanced” four-colour playing cards, 2015.
“Game of Thrones” playing cards are an official fan deck associated with the HBO adaptation of the books by George R.R. Martin.
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.
GoFishFriday is a unique deck of playing cards designed and created in an offbeat and quirky horror-punk style by Catch Phrase Dan
“Revelation” playing cards illustrated by Michael Messer
Poker Faces playing cards were illustrated by Alex Elsen and published by Verlag Um Die Ecke, Germany, 2015
Ordnance Recognition Playing Cards cards designed to help people at risk from unexploded bombs
2nd edition of Lumberjacks designed by Vadim Smolenskiy and manufactured by U.S.P.C.C.
Celtic myth playing cards inspired by the rich Celtic pantheon of mythological Gods, Goddesses, and heroes
The images for the cards were inspired by the typical passengers who traveled in luxury style in the 1920s and 30s.
“Steam Ark” playing cards illustrated by Chet Phillips, 2014
For this pack a different designer collaborated for each individual card, resulting in a diverse and unique deck.
A recurring motif is the symbolism of life and death, playfully rendered in these marvellous cards, including plenty of sabres and skeletons!
Uusi Blue Blood designer playing cards by Peter Dunham and Linnea Gits, 2012.
Hard-Use Gear is used by military, police and outdoor professionals around the world whose lives are dependent on reliable and durable tools... ideal for when you're out and about, on top of a mountain, in your tent, away from the computer, back to basics, enjoying time with your friends having a game of cards!
54 Welsh Politicians on a deck of playing cards...
In ‘Patia Te Pere - The Big Deal’, Joan Gragg presents a first edition series of 1000 decks in which the characters, themes and patterns from traditional playing cards are replaced by Cook Islands cultural, environmental and societal icons.
History of the War" playing cards designed by the Argentinean cartoonist Lino Palacio (1903-1984) who was the author of unforgettable characters like Ramona, Don Fulgencio, Doña Tremebunda, Agapito and his shadow, Cicuta and many others.
There is an underlying element of subtle humour in these cleverly designed playing cards, gently questioning the issue of legality.
A Bridge-style deck featuring Foreign Legion paintings by Maitre Rosenberg.
Each card shows an image of a bottle of hot Chilli Sauce (spelt 'chile' on the cards), a map of where the product is made, a heat gauge (see top left), plus amusing notes and information about the particular sauce.
4 Seasons Playing Cards.
Self-Nurturing Solitaire is a deck of cards designed to improve Self-Esteem.
Estate Playing Cards with five suits designed by Keith Wilson