Calling in Spirits

By Kelly Patton, creator of Secret Woods oracle deck It was a lonely and quiet Seattle morning, perfect for calling in spirits. I sat in my studio with a hot mug of coffee and the music turned up. I began a free-flowing method of gestural drawing to call one of the spirits into the room. The lamps burnt and the candles’ flame warmed the space as rain fell on towering pines outside; their forest scent…

Meet Your Animal Totem

by guest author Michelle Motuzas, creator of Red Feather’s newest release: The Wild Elemental Oracle, as well as our best-selling Shamanic Healing Oracle Cards and The Empathic Oracle (with Steve Wilson). Everyone loves animals. It almost seems redundant when someone goes “Ohhh, I just LOVE animals…” The snarky me comes out and I want to come back with “EVERYONE LOVES ANIMALS!” But I don’t, because I know how to adult in society. That being said,…

Those Darn Sticky Cards!

–or– How To Unstick a Stuck Tarot or Oracle Deck Our Giveaway has ended and the winner will be chosen tomorrow, but the expansion doesn’t end at Red Feather. Today’s blog post focuses on an important question that is often posed by those who use cards and decks for divination and entertainment: What to do with a deck of cards that are stuck together? As a tarot reader of more years than I’d care to…