Robert Place, Master Artist of The Alchemical Tarot taught the class.
is also the creator of The Buddha Tarot
, The Angels Tarot and The Saints Tarot.
is the author of a wonderful text on 'TheTarot: History, Symbolism and Divination.
collaborated with Ellen Guiley on the texts of his
A new tarot: The Vampire Tarot is being published by St. Martins Press
and I await news regarding 'The Sevenfold Way Tarot' anxiously as the images on Robert's website are so alluring to any tarot collector and reader.
Up front let me say a new, affordable edition of The Alchemical Tarot
is being published by Hermes Publications
and made available for pre-order at the Tarot Connection
Three cheers for this collaboration between Leisa and Robert
both on teleclasses and a new Alchemical Tarot edition!
After a brief explanation of the history: both misguided and factual of the tarot, Robert
addressed the true meaning of DIVINATION as a way of bringing into consciousness our ability to communicate with our Higher Self.
According to Robert tarot is best used to help us make wise decisions in the present to help make a better future.
Since I share that
view of tarot as an oracle I felt immediately confident that the class would unravel and lay bare new and exciting ways for me to do my favorite kind of reading -THE THREE CARD READING.
I was not disappointed.
shared several amazing dreams he
had that led him to the study and art of tarot that astounded me.
Rosemary also shared her
special dreams while collaborating with Robert
on The Alchemical Tarot
introduction to the text of the tarot.
expands on this for the tarot by Waite and Smith as well as his
own Alchemical Tarot.
was very hands on and gave several examples before he
called upon us to give our versions: while there was great variety in our oracular stories we all gave wonderful additional possibilities for guidance that added to the already encyclopedic knowledge Robert