Since its publication in 2010, Fortune Stellar has
been a primary resource for metaphysical professionals who count tarot as a personal
tool, and for tarotists of all levels of experience with an interest in
The Second Edition of Fortune Stellar includes
extensive author notes which reflect changes in technology and social culture.
These updates make Fortune Stellar relevant and helpful for the aspiring
tarot professional at any stage of development beyond basic tarot reading proficiency.
This second edition includes the original manuscript in its
entirety. Far from a dry textbook, the lessons in Fortune Stellar are
peppered with amusing anecdotes from the author’s career as a tarot reader.
Fortune Stellar includes eight lessons, each covering
an important aspect of professional tarot and microbusiness management. Each
lesson includes exercises designed to help the reader create the business that
suits them best. Four new tarot professionals perform these exercises as an
example and inspiration.
The eight lessons of Fortune Stellar begin with
Structuring Your Tarot Business, which includes practical topics such as
branding, marketing, fees and venues as well as thought-producing topics such
as your vision and mission statement.
The second lesson is devoted to ethics, while the third
lesson is about how to structure your professional-quality reading. The fourth
lesson offers instruction for handling difficult clients and difficult tarot
The fifth lesson discusses continuing education as a tarot
reader, and the sixth is about mentoring and teaching. The seventh lesson
discusses public appearances, and the eighth lesson is about fostering
acceptance of tarot in the community at large.
New in the second edition is a supplemental index which
includes brand new exercises for tarot professionals well as interviews with
fulltime tarot professionals from many countries.
Tarot is growing in popularity around the world. Never has
there been a better time for tarot enthusiasts to turn their passion into a
career. Fortune Stellar is designed to help each tarotist create a career path
that uniquely works for them, and to help each tarot professional take their
career to the next level.
About the Author
Christiana Gaudet has been a tarot professional since 1993, and a student of metaphysics for much longer. From her office in Palm City, Florida, she serves a worldwide clientele with readings, instruction and mentorship. Christiana has been the resident psychic of fourteen radio stations, and has been featured on several television shows, including Inside Edition. A popular speaker at festivals and conferences, Tarosophy Tarot Association named her "Tarosophist of the Year" for 2016.
Originally published in 2010, Fortune Stellar was her first book.