The Eight of Pentacles is a card of apprenticeship and
Focus on this card when you want to make money at a
vocation or career you love.
A student with a chisel and a hammer carves a series
of eight silver pentacles. He’s an artist, but he’s also a craftsman
with a practical bent: he is literally making money.
While he may be an apprentice, his work is good enough
to display and sell, and he’s comfortable with the tools in his hands.
The card symbolizes employment, achievement,
commissions, schedules, and deadlines.
The young man is dressed in green, the elemental color
of earth. It indicates that he’s stable and grounded, and that he’s
practicing earth magic.