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the gentle thrills tarot


a 78-card deck and guidebook illustrated and written by isa beniston and published by hay house.


the gentle thrills tarot is a tool to connect both outward to the universe and inward to your intuition with its weird, wonderous, and whimsical messages.


rooted in traditional tarot archetypes, this deck offers bold and fresh artwork in saturated color to catch the attention of the modern tarot reader.


the simple, beginner-friendly guidebook includes two words for each card meaning--one for uprights and one for reversales--as well as astrological and elemental correlations.


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where to purchase

the gentle thrills tarot is available NOW all over the world!


find your deck online now through our retail partners in the US, UK, and Australia at the below links!

you can also check with your local bookstore or purveyor of spiritual goods/oddities to see if they carry it or can stock it for you! the gentle thrills tarot is available wholesale via penguin random house.


for a full list of gentle thrills stockists, check out our list of current retailers here!

about the artist

Isa Beniston is an artist living and working in Los Angeles, California. Since 2015 she has been doing business as the creatrix behind Gentle Thrills, the moniker of a retail line of novelty goods inspired by her collecting.


In 2020, as the world went into lockdown and uncertainty loomed, she cut cards out of paper and began what would become the first draft of The Gentle Thrills Tarot on her dining room table.