The Empress is full of creative energy. She stands for all the female qualities in motion. She is rational and kind. Beautiful and sharp. Upright or reversed, she is always powerful.
The Empress is quite close to the High Priestess and shares many of her qualities. She is younger though and more active. Her energy is sunny and she sets things into motion.
The Empress is both creative and pro-active. Her presence speaks of work and achievements. Her realm is material and she rules over it with intelligence and sharp thinking.
She is the card of beauty, material power, intelligence and action. A benevolent and powerful feminine figure.