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Little Red Tarot is filled with resources to help you learn tarot and deepen your connection to your cards.

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A beginners’ guide to Lenormand, from the Hurricane Mystic

Want to know how to read Lenormand cards? Start here, with this accessible guide from the Hurricane Mystic! Read more

Tarot for Trailblazing: Self-care baskets & a tarot spread for queer & disabled folx in pandemic times

“I’m watching conversations shift and I wonder: whose normal we are going back to?” A guest post shared by Grace Quantock. Read more

A tarot spread for identifying obstacles

A spread to help you to acknowledge the obstacles you’re facing and understanding them. Plus, some practical ideas to spark up some change Read more

Finding support & inspiration in the tarot

Tarot can help us find inspiration and support when we feel stuck or in a rut. Read more

a tarot spread with This Might Hurt Tarot, some vintage swan figurines, box and tiny knives

Your self-expression tarot spread

Exploring where you need a means of expression, what obstacles and tools are presented to you, and some softness to help you through it all. Read more

‘I am…’ – a practice of feeling into a card

If a card could tell you about itself, what might it say? In this exercise, we imagine ourselves as the card itself. Read more

The Turning Year: A tarot spread & ritual

A tarot reading ritual for reflection and intention-setting at the turning of the year. Read more

Learn Tarot in the New Year

Want to learn tarot in the new year? Reconnect with your tarot practice – or dive deeper? The Alternative Tarot Course is now open. Read more

How to choose a tarot deck

Finding a tarot deck that’s right for you can be a minefied! Here’s our advice. Read more

The Two-Card Cross: A short, sweet, super-useful spread

This mini tarot spread offers a ‘snapshot’ of your situation, with flexible positions that can be adapted for all kinds of questions. Read more

Wayfinding: A new moon tarot spread

A short, simple tarot spread to help clarify intentions and find your way forward. Perfect for the new moon – or any time you feel confused about direction. Read more

Beyond Kings & Queens: Renaming tarot court cards

Renaming tarot’s court cards offers different and anti-oppressive ways of reading these cards. Read more

Tarot Deck Interview Spread

Get to know your new deck with the Tarot Deck Interview Spread

What’s the first thing you do when you get a new tarot deck? Here’s a spread to help you meet and discover your new cards (includes a worksheet to download)! Read more