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The World's First Color Changing Decks - The Apothecary

Created by Alexander Chin

The World's First Color Changing Decks - The Apothecary
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1,036 backers pledged $83,324.00 on Kickstarter

Raised in Kickstarter
$83,324.00 / 1,036 backers
Raised in BackerKit
$10,649.20 / 997 backers
Estimated Shipping Date: March 2017

Cards

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White Label Hand Gilded Insights Pack
The White Label Insights Pack are a true testament to imagination, bringing curiosity and inspira... more »
$44.00
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Inverno Insights Pack
Premium quality Inverno Insights are carefully prepared by Master Illustrators of the Seasons Apo... more »
$13.00
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Signature Black Label (Sleeve Only)
*Use for upgrading existing decks in your selected Kickstarter tier. Upgrade any standard deck to... more »
$4.00
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White Label Hand Gilded Ponderings Pack
The White Label Ponderings Pack is a true testament to imagination, bringing curiosity and inspir... more »
$44.00
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Primavera Ponderings Pack
Beautiful Primavera Ponderings carefully refined by master craftsmen of the Seasons Apothecary fe... more »
$13.00
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Cabinet of Curiosity
Bring home a true Apothecary piece, the Cabinet of Curiosity. There's no better way to frame the ... more »
$35.00
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Original Primavera Deck
The Original Primavera Deck is the origin deck of the 4-deck Seasons series representing spring. ... more »
$15.95
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Award-Winning Magna Carta Royals Deck
Winner of 5 different design award ceremonies around the world. The Royals deck commands attentio... more »
$15.95
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Award-Winning Magna Carta Anniversary Set
Winner of 5 different design awards from around the world making it the most awarded playing card... more »
$29.95

Coins

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2" Apothecary Collector's Coin
These gorgeous Apothecary Collector's Coins feature incredible works of art. Each coin measures a... more »
$15.00

T-Shirts

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Ace of Spades Insights T-shirt
These shirts feature the intricately detailed Ace of Spades illustration of the Insights deck. Ea... more »
$22.00
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Ace of Clubs Ponderings T-Shirt
These shirts feature the intricately detailed Ace of Clubs illustration of the Ponderings deck. E... more »
$22.00

Uncut Sheets

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Signed Insights Uncut Sheet
Fresh off the press from USPCC, these sheets are pulled from the factory floor before cutting. Th... more »
$40.00
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Signed Ponderings Uncut Sheet
Fresh off the press from USPCC, these sheets are pulled from the factory floor before cutting. Th... more »
$40.00
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Signed Royals Magna Carta Uncut
Fresh off the press from USPCC, these sheets are pulled from the factory floor before cutting. Th... more »
$49.00
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Signed Rebels Magna Carta Uncut Sheet
Fresh off the press from USPCC, these sheets are pulled from the factory floor before cutting. Th... more »
$49.00

Learn About Our Project:

A HUGE Thank You To All You Wonderful Backers!

Missed the Project? Visit SeasonsPlayingCards.com to catch up with the decks you missed and follow us on Facebook and Instagram to see the newest artwork creations in live time. 

 

Welcome to the Apothecary...

...where curiosity thrives and inspiration is always at your fingertips. The Apothecary is an homage to the mystical, to the handcrafted, to the detailed, and to the inspirational. It emphasizes the craft of what it takes to create playing cards, embracing the mystery of what we strive for. 

   

 

 Features for Standard Insights Pack:  

  • Elegant silver foil highlights the deck. 
  • Raised embossed tuck cases printed on exquisite linen-textured stock.
  • Metallic gold ink throughout the deck for added class
  • Cards printed with our winning combo of linen (Aristocrat) stock and coated with premium magic finish for professional grade handling. 
  • Mysterious "Ingredient Logs" and "Directions of Use" with each pack. 
  • Cards printed with the United States Playing Card Company 

    

 Features for Standard Ponderings Pack:     

  • Gorgeous gold hot foil stamp highlights the deck.  
  • Raised embossed tuck cases printed on exquisite linen-textured stock.
  • Metallic gold ink throughout the deck for added class  
  • Cards printed with our winning combo of linen (Aristocrat) stock and coated with premium magic finish for professional grade handling.
  • Mysterious "Ingredient Logs" and "Directions of Use" with each pack.
  • Cards printed with the United States Playing Card Company
 

                

Custom Ace Illustration for Each Pack
Custom Ace Illustration for Each Pack

 

Signature Black Label Artist Upgrade

Upgrade any Standard Pack to a Signature Black Label for a personal touch.
  • Only available on Kickstarter during preorder. Not available in stores.
  • Hand engraved in gold and silver metallic ink
  • Hand signed, numbered, and handwrapped by the artist making each piece truly unique for you.
  • Each sheet is hand run on press into premium black stock.
Upgrade any Standard Pack to Signature Black Label for $4
Upgrade any Standard Pack to Signature Black Label for $4

 

Signed, numbered, dated, and handwrapped by the artist.
Signed, numbered, dated, and handwrapped by the artist.

 

 

The World's First Color Changing Card Pack

The White Label Packs are a true testament to imagination, bringing curiosity and inspiration to our everyday lives. Every element of these cards is made towards bringing the magic home to you, including our exclusive color-changing box designs. The mystery starts right when you pick up the deck.

Features for Handgilded White Label Packs:

Kickstarter Exclusive: Available in tiers LTD 1, LTD 2, B1, B2 and as add-on.

  • LIMITED EDITION: Only available on Kickstarter during preorder. Not available in stores.
  • Introducing the world's first color-changing tuck box using patent pending heat-sensitive technology that responds to your touch.
  • Insight boxes turn from Juniper Green to Yellow. Pondering boxes turn from Coral to Lavender when handled. Applied on premium linen stock.
  • Artfully Hand Gilded Playing Cards
  • Cards printed with linen (Aristocrat) stock and coated with magic finish.
  • Cards printed with United States Playing Card Company.
  • Exclusive only to Seasons Playing Cards

INCLUDED with White Label Decks:

  • Hand engraving in gold and silver metallic ink
  • Hand run sheets on press into premium white stock. 
  • Each label is hand signed, dated, individually numbered, and handwrapped by the artist himself making each piece truly special.
Hand engraved sleeves included with all gilded decks.
Hand engraved sleeves included with all gilded decks.

Limited Edition White Cabinet of Curiosity

Limited Edition of 200. Only available in tiers B1 and B2
Limited Edition of 200. Only available in tiers B1 and B2
 
Kickstarter Exclusive: Only available in tiers B1 and B2. Features:
  • Limited run of 200.
  • Includes Certificate of Authenticity
  • Black Felt Lining with Gold Hot Foil Stamping
  • Designed to "magically stack" with other cabinets in your collection with hidden magnets within the box walls.
  • 2 White Label Hand Gilded Color Changing Decks

Curiosity Cabinets for Concerning Collectors

Bring home a true Apothecary piece, the Cabinet of Curiosity. There's no better way to frame the color and scrollwork of the packs than to frame them in this beautiful rose wood finish cabinet. Features a pull out drawer, interior black felt inlay, and gold foil stamping interior, to complete the Apothecary experience. 

Magically connects to other cabinets.
Magically connects to other cabinets.

 

    
Bring the Apothecary home with your own Cabinet of Curiosities
Bring the Apothecary home with your own Cabinet of Curiosities

  

Seasons prides itself in the quality and details of all the curiosities we provide. This care applies both on a production level, with hand run sleeves, to a design level, with each line carefully illustrated. For more process videos check them out on our Facebook or Instagram page.

 

 

 

Apothecary Apparel  

T-shirts are now available in the campaign with the Ace of Spades and Ace of Clubs, each one representing their own season and ideology. Each shirt is crafted in the USA using extremely soft comfortable fabric that feels like you've owned it for years. Shirts are screen printed on genuine American Apparel 50/50 blend. All sizes available. PM for sizes above 2XL.

White Ace of Ponderings on Heather Cranberry
White Ace of Ponderings on Heather Cranberry

 

Choose Your Design, Color, and Size for Only $22
Choose Your Design, Color, and Size for Only $22

 

 

Customize Your Pledge with Personal Add-Ons

 

Challenge Coins

Coin collectors rejoice in the face of these lovely beauties. Each coin is a heafty 2" diameter featuring the customized Seasons logo for the series on the face and a gorgeously detailed suit on the back. The Ponderings coin features an eye-catching gold finish while the Insights coin will feature a beautiful silver finish. 

Add on any coin for $15 / $17 int.
Add on any coin for $15 / $17 int.

 These good luck charms are waiting for your next game night.

An Interactive Kickstarter Journey - Apothecary Tales

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Uncut Sheets

Pulled directly from the factory floor these cards are extremely unique and ready for framing. Feature the pattern and details on your walls to create a truly interesting center piece.
Add $40/($48 international) per uncut sheet
Add $40/($48 international) per uncut sheet

 

 

          

  

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