THE CHARM OF ESC -You gotta kick yourself in the ass to experience the world with colourful people

You gotta kick yourself in the ass to And there is a lot of charm in these experiences! It is intriguing going to another part of the world to be immersed into a new culture and being surrounded with humans from various backgrounds and life stories. I think this is one of the main reasons … More THE CHARM OF ESC -You gotta kick yourself in the ass to experience the world with colourful people

Sommelier training – the special guests from Poland

Ola amigos! Last week we had special guests from Poland, who visited Camara de Lobos and Teatro Metaphora. They came here from Toruń, a city in the center of Poland. They were part of the association Fundacja Gospodarcza Pro Europa and were working on a project “In vino veritas – increasing qualifications in the field … More Sommelier training – the special guests from Poland

Our workshops at Centro de Atividades Ocupacionais

For eight summer weeks Jude, me and either Ani or Celia were visiting CAO CL with some Art Therapy and Drama & Body Expression workshops. CAO is a place that works to integrate people with disabilities into society. We were there in frame of the collaboration of Teatro Metaphora with the Casa do Povo. Check … More Our workshops at Centro de Atividades Ocupacionais

Mandala workshop by Cristina – “Art therapy – a unique resource for personal development”

As a lover of rock music from the 60s/70s I’ve known the mandala symbol for ages. It is probably mostly associated with the hippie era and I’ve also used it for my music projects, especially music videos. A lot of people know the symbol from social media as it became very mainstream in the last … More Mandala workshop by Cristina – “Art therapy – a unique resource for personal development”

ART THERAPY

What is Art Therapy? Art therapy combines the creative process and psychotherapy, facilitating selfexploration and understanding. Using imagery, colour and shape as part of this creative therapeutic process, thoughts and feelings can be expressed that would otherwise be difficult to articulate. In other words it’s the use of artistic methods to treat psychological disorders and enhance mental … More ART THERAPY