The Darkside Skeleton Tarot

A project in Raleigh, NC by Da Brigh

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A brilliantly macabre deck from artist Yuri Skorohod and Da Brigh Publishing.
Backers: 133
Average Pledge Per Backer: $71

Funded: $9,447 of $7,000
Dates: Sep 28th -> Oct 28th (30 days)
Project By: Da Brigh
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Latest News

The Final Card is Done!

October 27th - via:
Visit the story and scroll down below the card set images to see the final inked version of the World card. It looks amazing!  (Read More)

Final Stretch!

October 26th - via:
Hello all backers! We are two days from completing the campaign and we are excited to get working on the printing and publishing of the deck as soon as the campaign has finished. Our goal is to provide the best tarot decks for tarot enthusiasts,... (Read More)

New and Featured - The World Card "work in progress" image added

October 25th - via:
Yury just sent in an image of the The World card being inked into its final design. It has been added to the story, just below the full deck card images. Check it out!  (Read More)

Complete Deck Photos Updated - The Devil and 10 of Pentacles added

October 25th - via:
New images in the story show all but one card finished, the World. This will be one of the best decks for tarot reading and we are grateful for all the support for Yury and the campaign to help get his deck published.   (Read More)

The 10 of Pentacles is Finished!

October 24th - via:
Check out the final version of the 10 of Pentacles in the story!  (Read More)

Tarot bag and cloth materials

October 23rd - via:
Hello backers, We have confirmed with the manufacturers that the tarot bag will be black velvet. And the tarot cloth will be black satin, which is achieved with a polyester blend. This will make the images pop and be wrinkle resistant. We are very... (Read More)

New Images of the 10 of Pentacles, Nearly Finished

October 22nd - via:
Visit the story and see the new images Yury sent in of the 10 of Pentacles being worked on and nearly finished. Once this card is done, he will just need to complete the World card and the deck will be complete!  (Read More)

Just added: Introduction and sample pages for the Darkside Skeleton UV Deck workbook!

October 21st - via:
Hello backers! We just added the introduction and a sample page (The Fool) of the Darkside Skeleton Tarot Workbook. The digital download for the standard deck and the physical booklet for the Foil edition will have the meaning, symbolism, upright and... (Read More)

New Reward/Add-on - Contour Stickers (7 sheets)

October 20th - via:
Yury worked up 7 sheets of contour stickers, which will be printed on A5 paper (5-7/8 x 8-1/4 in | 148 x 210 mm). Take a look at them in the Story section of the campaign!  (Read More)

The Tarot Cloth reward/add-on now available!

October 19th - via:
Choose your design (out of 4) from the image in the story. Message us through the Kickstarter email to let us know which design(s) you want!  (Read More)

The Fast and the Furious! - New Rewards and Add-ons!

October 19th - via:
Hello all backers! The boxes and bags designs have been approved and are now available as rewards and add-ons! Check out the images on story page! Stickers and Tarot Cloth designs will be added next!  (Read More)

Videos of Foil and UV Deck Samples Have Arrived!

October 19th - via:
Hello all backers! We finally got videos from the printers that show the card type that will be used for the Foil and UV Editions. We also decided to pack the UV edition with a learning workbook, which we designed for our Original Tarot. It will have... (Read More)

Updates keep rolling - Time lapse video of the t-shirt printing process!

October 18th - via:
Hello all, We will have a number of updates coming in these final days of the campaign. Yury sent this very cool video of the Hanged Man T-Shirt being printed. Check it out! And, the see what it looks like on Yury!  (Read More)

An Important Note About Shipping (for foreign backers)

October 18th - via:
Hello all foreign backers, we just want to let you know that we will be monitoring shipping costs, especially if you select multiple add-ons. If your pledge and add-ons shipping rates exceed the actual shipping costs when it comes time to ship, we... (Read More)

Funding achieved! Thank you everyone!

October 18th - via:
We just hit our funding goal and want to thank everyone that has pledged, helped spread the word, and made this process exciting and positive. There is still more to come. Our in house designer just submitted the frame designs for the tarot cloth... (Read More)

Custom T-Shirt is now a Reward and an Add-on!

October 17th - via:
You can now select the custom t-shirt as a reward on its own. If you decide you want more than 1 t-shirt, select extras from the add-on option.   (Read More)

Custom T-Shirt add-on now available!

October 16th - via:
We are happy to announce the custom t-shirt add-on. Get your favorite card printed on a 100% cotton t-shirt!  (Read More)

Check Out the Images of the ENTIRE Deck!!

October 15th - via:
Images of all 78 cards and the card back have been posted in the Featured section of the story! See what the deck is going to look like in its full glory!! We are so excited to get this deck to print! And we appreciate everyone for backing this... (Read More)

New Featured Card - The Chariot, Final Version

October 14th - via:
Check out the final version of the Chariot card in the Featured section of the story. Yury also provided some close up shots where you can see the extreme detail that goes into each card! This deck really is incredible!  (Read More)

New Add-Ons: Some of Da Brigh's other decks!

October 12th - via:
One of the new backer requested the Original Tarot Deck as an add-on to their pledge. So, we thought we would make three of our decks available, at a 20% discount, for Kickstarter backers, in case others might want to get more than one kind of deck... (Read More)

New Featured Card - The World!

October 12th - via:
Check out the sketch for the World card! This sketch completes the deck. We have received Yury's work in progress sketch of the Devil, which we will post tomorrow!  (Read More)

New Sketch Featured!

October 11th - via:
Yury has provided a sketch of the 10 of Pentacles; check it out! We also just received the sketch of the World, which we will process and post tomorrow or the next day. That will leave just one final card to be sketched, Strength! We expect final... (Read More)

Featured - New Sketch of the Devil Card

October 9th - via:
Check out Yury's latest sketch for the Devil card. It is fantastic! You will see it under the Featured heading in the story. Philip  (Read More)

New Reward! A 10 Card Tarot reading by professional reader Philip Young PhD

October 8th - via:
Just Added! Get a professional 10 card tarot reading with your new deck! Philip Young, PhD has been reading cards professionally since 1992. He has provided a sample of the kind of reading you will receive if you select this reward in the campaign... (Read More)

Check out the new Featured image: The Box Design

October 6th - via:
Yury sent us the front design for the box for the deck; it has been added as the Featured visual for 10/6/2022. This will be permanently added to the story after the next Featured image is posted. Philip  (Read More)

New Featured Card - The Moon

October 5th - via:
Check out a close up of the final version of the Moon card!  (Read More)

New Featured Card - The Hanged Man!

October 4th - via:
We have changed the featured card to the Hanged Man. Check it out! Philip  (Read More)

New! Time-lapse video showing Yury doing the frame for the Chariot card!

October 3rd - via:
If you really want to see what dedication and skill has gone into each and every card, then watch the time-lapse video Yury shared. It is in the section on Artistic Technique and it is amazing! Philip  (Read More)

Check out the new video of Yury at work on the deck!

October 2nd - via:
If there is still any doubt about who is creating this deck, check out the video we just added of Yury at work on one of the cards; he give a wink to us all in the middle of the video. The video is in the section entitled Yury at Work! Philip  (Read More)

Featured Card section added!

October 1st - via:
We  have added a "Featured Card" section to the campaign. The first card we are showcasing is The Chariot, which Yury just finished! Philip Creative Director Da Brigh Publishing  (Read More)

New Video Added!

September 30th - via:
Check out the video Maya Young made for the deck!  (Read More)

FAQ created - International shipping

September 29th - via:
We have created an FAQ section and answered the question about international shipping, which we will do.  (Read More)

New FAQ - International shipping

September 29th - via:
We have started a FAQ section and the first Q&A involves international shipping, which we will do.  (Read More)

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