Sow the seeds of a wiser, more inclusive and participatory approach to governance.

Use these cards to support your own work as a concerned citizen, public servant, or change agent.  We have designed them to enhance the power of collective action and the immense potential for co-creative wisdom among us all.

The pattern cards reflect many years of accumulated experience and reflection aimed at evoking and engaging the wisdom and resourcefulness of the whole, on behalf of the whole. Much of the work we all do depends on conversations – quality interchanges through which we envision, shape and begin to enact the world we desire. These cards can help catalyze and inform these conversations.

This breakthrough Wise Democracy Card Deck 2.0 can be YOURS…

Advance order one or more Wise Democracy Card Decks @ $38/deck plus shipping. See the pictures below and the detailed description to the right. For shipping information and rates view here.

You can preview all the cards – in a list and slide show – here.

Please tell your friends and associates about this breakthrough availability.

What you get with each Card Deck…

  • Card Deck of 105 cards
    (96 Pattern cards / 7 Categorical Question cards / 2 Fill-out-yourself pattern cards)
  • Foldout with an overview of all the patterns and category questions
  • Booklet explaining how to use the cards, as well as basic wise democracy theory and a mind-expanding glossary. 

It’s all packaged in an elegantly labeled white box, suitable for sharing with colleagues and carrying to meetings and events.

All the printed material is linked to extensive resources available on this wise democracy website to help you generate collective wisdom wherever you are working.

Images of the Deck

Key to the Cards

Each pattern card contains the name and descriptive “heart” of the pattern, an evocative image, an assigned category and seven related patterns.  Click on the image to see the details.
Key to the Cards

If you’d like to support us….

If you are inspired by this site and the wise democracy pattern language deck and you want to support the vision of a more inclusive and collectively wise society, we invite you to donate (on our co-intelligence.institute site) what feels right for you.  (You can click here for some thoughts from Frederic Laloux on choosing how much to give.) We are grateful for your support – in many different ways – on this remarkable adventure.


Tom and Martin

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