Thoth Journey: The Oracle of Change
Joanna-Kate Grant & Aia Leu
This distinctive visionary work is a unique collaboration between astrologer Joanna-Kate Grant and artist Aia Leu. Designed specifically for exploring difficult themes of transformation and change, the vivid combination of art and story helps the reader to invoke the richness of their own creative wisdom; to light their own way home.
Five years in the making, this collection of wholly original work has been developed from a meticulous intuitive exploration of the 78 cards of the Crowley/Harris Thoth Tarot. Drawing on 30 years of esoteric knowledge, the visions that Joanna discovered within the cards, eventually flowered into the book “Thoth Journey”, the inspiration for a series of 79 paintings with which Aia interprets each story. The artists’ translucent flowing style and her generous use of colour provides the perfect visual accompaniment to the fertile and luxuriant narrative.
A few of the wonderful reviews written about Thoth Journey: The Oracle of Change.
William Hughes – March 28, 2021
A well thought out and executed variant to the traditional Thoth. I particularly like the borderless design with the gilded edging. The artwork provides almost an oracular dream feel that inspires insight. The cards are easy to manage and the accompanying full size color illustrated handbook is rich in content consistent with encouraging the readers state while bonding with the cards. A real value for the price. The deck will launch the practical reader into a unique journey as well as gratify a collectors passion for something unique.
Mariya G. – March 31, 2021
I really enjoy the production quality of this card set. It’s exceptional – sturdy box, amazing card-stock, metallic (not the traditional glossy) gold gilding, great book with plenty of info. I’m just in the beginning of learning the Thoth system, but so far I loved the approach to cards’ description. I want to emphasize the art in this deck. I’m a big fan of watercolors and I’m happy to add such a beautiful piece to my collection.
Stephanie A. – June 9, 2021
The art and journey this deck provides is something from between the worlds, the spaces that occupy art, philosophy, psychology and love. Totally recommend for all lovers of cartomancy and the divine.
Natalie R. – March 29, 2021
I ordered these a few months ago, they were very well packaged. I love the artwork on the cards. The cards are easy to handle & i love the feel of them. The book it comes with gives you a short story & description of the cards. Lovely book, beautifully illustrated & i also love the stories and their summary. I use them allot as life advice card or in their own right in my tarot readings so im very happy with the purchase & highly recommend using them.
About the Author
Joanna-Kate Grant is an Astrologer, Tarot Reader, and Writer, who has been living in the southwest of Ireland since 1996. For over thirty years, she has watched as the planets have woven their stories around her, giving her her lifelong love affair with the stars. Her long knowledge of Astrology leads and informs her practice in offering guidance across the thresholds of life experiences as defined by the planetary cycles, and through combining Astrology with Tarot and Shamanic techniques, she works with clients, to open the way to self-empowerment and healing, helping them to lead a more authentic and magical life.
About the Artist
Born in 1971, Aia Leu is a self-taught artist, as a teenager she studied figure sketching in Vevey, Switzerland. She moved to Kenmare in Ireland in 1989 and is based from her studio in the mountains near the town. An influence comes from her paternal grandmother, the Swiss artist Eva Aeppli, Aia’s work also draws directly from her multicultural and bohemian upbringing. Her work is particularly influenced by both her years spent as a child in India, and the richness of the Irish landscape, The Oracle of Change reflects beautifully the diversity of her inspiration.
Book Content: Thoth Journey 336 pages
Size: 20 x 14 cm
Illustrations: 79 colour illustrations
Binding: Paperback, perfect binding
Deck Content: The Oracle of Change 79 cards
Size: 12 x 7 cm – colour print 330gsm black core paper with gold gilded edges
Publication: 2nd December 2020
Edition: Limited first edition, print run of 200 copies is sold out. 2ND EDITION DUE IN MARCH 2023.
Recommended Retail Price: € 80
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