Summer Tamalpa workshop – 21st/ 23rd July 2017

This three day workshop offers the opportunity to drop into the powerful intelligence of the body, to play and express with imagination through the arts, to create personal dances that have meaning, and to bring new vision to the life themes that matter to us in our daily lives. In each one of us lives…

Tamalpa Foundation workshop 25th – 26th February with Lian Wilson

For students who have already participated in a Tamalpa Experience and/or Summer workshop and are familiar with the basics principles of the Tamalpa Life Art Process. In this two-day workshop participants will delve deeper into the Tamalpa Life Art Process working more extensively with the Tamalpa tools – five part process and three levels of…

Tamalpa Experience 18th & 19th February 2017

Tamalpa Experience weekend workshop with Audicia Lynne Morley. This 2-day intensive workshop is designed to give participants an experiential understanding of our work in movement-based expressive arts. Held at the beautiful State Theta Galleries in Scotland. Recommended for those interested in dance and health, as well as an introduction to both the Tamalpa Life Art Process…

Next Level 1 training programme starts April 2017

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The next Level 1 Personal Embodiment training starts April 2017 at the Chichester Memorial Hall in Sandgate, Kent. Application process now open. Our programme maintains the high standards of an Approved Training Programme of the International Somatic Movement Education and Therapy Association (ISMETA). Tamalpa graduates who have completed all 3 Levels of the Tamalpa training meet…

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Welcome to Tamalpa UK

Tamalpa UK is one of five international “Tamalpa branches” invited by the Tamalpa Institute in California to
teach the Level 1 Tamalpa Personal Embodiment training programme. Tamalpa UK is a community interest company launched by Lian Wilson in 2012 in Folkestone’s Creative Quarter, Kent. The other four branches to launch are in South Korea, Germany, France and Latin America.

What is the Tamalpa Life Art Process?

The Tamalpa Life Art Process is an internationally-recognized expressive arts approach developed at the Tamalpa Institute in California by Anna Halprin and Daria Halprin, it combines movement, dance, visual art, and creative writing to access the innate wisdom of the body and the transformative power of the imagination. The Tamalpa work supports personal, interpersonal and social change, teaching new models of health, education, psychology and art.