DeckStarter is the only dedicated funding platform for custom designed playing cards. Supported by friends, fans and the public, we are the easiest way to get your own deck into the hands of playing card enthusiasts all over the world.

How it Works:

If you’re an artist with a design for a deck of playing cards, we’d love to see them. If we like what we see, we’ll work with you to get them printed. Together we’ll create a great looking page to pre-sell the decks. If enough are sold in 30 days to reach a goal, we’ll print them. Then, you can sit back, relax and collect a handsome royalty. Learn more…


Revelation Deck

Inspired by medieval cathedrals, this hand-illustrated deck features gothic details from the catacombs, and beautiful stained glass ornamentations.


Alice in Wonderland

From design studio Turnstyle comes a custom two-deck set of playing cards inspired by the magical and surreal world of Wonderland. Beware the Queen of Hearts!

Dan & Dave

“Whether you’re an artist, designer, illustrator or just someone with a great idea, we can help bring your playing cards to life. We believe every deck has its own story and the potential to be printed.”

– Dave Buck


Flesh & Bones

From design team, Dual Originals, comes a completely hand-drawn deck of playing cards based on mythical creatures and ancient gods.

The Dieline

“Beautiful playing cards deserve to be printed by the best. DeckStarter offers exactly that.”

– Andrew Gibbs