A highly handcrafted divination-themed collector’s edition box set with design collaterals, posters and publications for my project’s mock client, Phaidon Press.
This box set aims to enable readers to have an interactive experience while learning more about themselves through the 10 different types of divination available in the box set:
Mole Reading | Palmistry Reading | Tarot Cards | Sneeze Timing Reading | Eye-Twitch Timing Reading | Chinese Zodiac | Tibetan Lunar Horoscope | Western 12 Horoscope | I-Ching Reading | Five Elements Reading
FIVE/五 is based on:
(One Life, Two Luck, Three Books, Four Karma and Five Knowledge)
Element: One of the basis of divination is the Five (Fire, Water, Metal, Earth and Wood)
Shape: The sides of a pentagram and pentagram is an important shape in the field of divination.
Onomatopoeia: 5 in Mandarin is pronounced as WU, sounds like 无 (None or Void). This publication aims to fill happiness through control and fun
(Facial and body moles for female and male)
88pp; Cotton Bind; French Fold with individual Red Thread sewn for mole indication.
(General palm lines reading, inclusive of head/heart/life lines)
16pp; Kettle Stiching; Pop-up palms illustration.
(Comprehensive 76 major and minor arcanas with both upright and reversed meanings)
76 Cards; 6pp Fold out guide/rule.
Tibetan Lunar Horoscope
(Based on the lunar months, user can attain their lunar horoscope and the relationship connection with other lunar horoscopes)
A3+ Fold out; Movable circular plate; Slot of pocket to store Conversion Chart.
(Based on trigrams and hexagrams, user can based their reading on the toss of either 3 or 6 sticks)
One 2pp chart; 1 Golden pouch; 6 Sticks of monogram
Sneeze Timing Reading
(Segmented 3 hours of 24hours reading for interpretation of what does your sneeze means)
12 Wooden Double Side Sticks; Lasercut.
Eye-Twitch Timing Reading
(Segmented 3 hours of 24hours reading for both left and right eye twitching and what does it mean)
18pp; Nylon Bind.
(Reading of the 12 zodiacs with 5 elements-based years for more accurate results)
12 Individual Hardboard cards
Five Elements Reading
(A graphical stylised reading of the connection of the 5 elements and their inter-corelation)
8pp; Chinese Nylon/Spadex Binding; Translucent paper; Kraft paper;
Western 12 Horoscope
(The most popular horoscope with more specific weeks segregation for more accurate results)
12pp; Accordian fold out,