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Published July 03, 1996 Updated February 18, 2023

Hidden Mickeys

“HiddenMickeys” by Peter Wood

United Kingdom Peter Wood Art & Design On the Cards Transformation Add to Collection

“HiddenMickeys” by Peter Wood

“HiddenMickeys” is a Pictorial deck, or a Pictorial Transformation pack with the Mickeys transformed…

Hidden Mickeys…
four cards from the uncoloured edition A Joker from the hand-coloured edition
The Four of Hearts from the hand-coloured edition

“HiddenMickeys” reveals yet another facet of Pete's many-sided creative ability. In this pack, Pete has cleverly pushed the parameters of conventional playing card design towards the unorthodox whilst achieving a high degree of originality, warmth, artistic taste and spontaneity throughout the pack. Numerous Mickey Mouse silhouettes are ingeniously disguised into the designs of the pips and illustrations, creating a curious collection of images, which in themselves are full of humour and variety.

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By Simon Wintle

Member since February 01, 1996

Founder and editor of the World of Playing Cards since 1996. He is a former committee member of the IPCS and was graphics editor of The Playing-Card journal for many years. He has lived at various times in Chile, England and Wales and is currently living in Extremadura, Spain. Simon's first limited edition pack of playing cards was a replica of a seventeenth century traditional English pack, which he produced from woodblocks and stencils.


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