Summer Tamalpa Workshop with Lian Wilson

Tamalpa Qualifications

26th – 28th July 2019 at the Chichester Memorial Hall, Sandgate Kent. 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…

An Embodied Life Art Practice, exploring how having one can support personal health and wellbeing.

Our bodies are sending us messages daily to guide us towards what is supportive for our own physical, emotional and mental wellbeing.  In our fast paced lifestyles and inundated with external stimuli, it is becoming increasingly harder to listen and follow the guidance our own bodies are actively trying to share with us. In this…

Tamalpa Re-Energiser – 13th April 2019 with Lian Wilson

A one day Tamalpa Re-Engergiser workshop open to all Tamalpa UK students, graduates, practitioners and anyone who has participated in at least one Tamalpa public workshop. In need of a Tamalpa top up? or just want to gift your self time to have the opportunity to check in with your physical, emotional and mental self…

Next Level 1 training programme starts 12th September 2019

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The next Level 1 Personal Embodiment training starts 12th September 2019 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…

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What is Tamalpa Life Art?

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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.