DeviantART: Playing Cards by KyleStephenHudson

01 Sep

Playing cards designed by the American artist KyleStephenHudson. © KyleStephenHudson

[KyleStephenHudson’s gallery on DeviantART]

All pictures are clickable

Ace of Spades – The Fishwives ©

A cruel story runs on wheels, and every hand oils the wheels as they run.” ~ Marie Louise de la Ramée


Ace of Clubs – Broken Blossoms ©

Engaging in samsaric pleasures is to lick honey from the razor’s edge.” ~ Buddhist text.


Jack of Spades – Death’s Diplomat ©

Alas how terrible is wisdom when it brings no profit to the wise.” ~ Sophocles


Jack of Hearts – Lothario ©

Pleasure is oft a visitant; but pain clings cruelly to us.” ~ John Keats


Jack of Clubs – Absinthe Drinker ©

O for a life of sensations rather than of thoughts!” ~ John Keats


Jack of Diamonds – Red Narcissus ©

Pride that dines on vanity, sups on contempt.” ~ Benjamin Franklin


King of Clubs – The Freemason ©

Morality is herd instinct in the individual” ~ Friedrich Nietzsche



See other playing card projects on DeviantART (Category: “DeviantART”).



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