SiShou – Four beasts of ancient Chinese history. A fully custom designed deck of playing cards inspired by the four Chinese mythical beasts: The Dragon, Phoenix, Tiger, and Tortoise. These decks will be printed by the United States Playing Card Company.
Daily Archives: 09.02.2013
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“The alien menace is unleashed! Furtive, fast, scary… They breed total chaos in the whole galaxy. Join the ultimate fight alongside Lt. Ripley and the universe’s finest hunter to stop their reign of terror. A set of colorful playing cards with a charming look that will appeal to young audiences and fans of the series alike. …It’s artist Ïve’s first complete card project he devoted himself to during his high school years. His style has since changed significantly, but it remains a great accomplishment in terms of concept and design.” ~ Inkjava.
A protorype of Cher Playing Cards by Ïve Bastrash. [© Ïve Bastrash]
“Celebrate the glitz and glamour that is Cher with this unique memorabilia that captures some of the most iconic looks of this all around legend. Through a delightful career spanning since the 1960’s, the goddess of pop has proven to be one of the world’s most enduring entertainers to dazzle audiences of all ages. Revisit her most exquisite gowns by designer Bob Mackie, discover the notorious co-stars with whom she embraced the silver screen and smile up to the late Sony Bono gracing the King figure. This is Cher like you’ve never seen her before! *Wigs and beads not included.” ~ Inkjava.
“The very first and sublime playing card deck released by the Inkjava card shoppe! Discover four fantastic worlds through 54 cards featuring artworks emerging right from the imaginative mind of artist Ïve Bastrash. Sail the Seven Seas with its mythical aquatic creatures; cross the desert dunes and avoid its mischievous fauna; explore the dungeon of a medieval kingdom with its lunatic populace and scout through the jungles of a lost world without falling into the claws of the carnivorous indigenes! Suitable for every card game and players of all ages ready for an homeric voyage!” ~ Inkjava.