The Labyrinth Tarot The Magician 1 / Mercury Initiative, persuasion, conscious awareness, action. Ability to manifest, realizing your potential, knowledge, is the key to succcess, but don't deceive yourself that you know all the answers, focusing on a goal.
The Emperor (Artist/deck?) is the father figure of the Tarot deck. He is the ‘provider’ and protects and defends his loved ones. He has established a solid family line and is often seen as the patriarch of a wide network of family members. He offers guidance, advice and wisdom to others and in doing so, demonstrates authority and grounding.