Looking for new ways to expand your understanding of Tarot? Renowned Tarot specialist Valerie Sim helps Tarot enthusiasts step "out of the box" and advance their practice to a new level. Emphasizing a fun, relaxed approach, she teaches how to break rules in order to stimulate creativity. Readers learn many valuable Tarot techniques, including the comparative method, which involves practicing with several decks to fully understand each card and its abundant possibilities for interpretation.
Tarot Outside the Box also offers original spreads, sample readings, and valuable advice for practicing Tarot without querents, engaging in interactive readings (both reader and querent participation), and using Tarot for creative writing.
"What I value most in this book is Valerie's openness to all the possibilities of the tarot, even as she honors and respects tarot tradition. She encourages the reader to experiment and 'play' and push the boundaries of the known."—Tarotpassages.com
"It is well written, presents several Tarot techniques that are fun and creative, and is an excellent resource for someone looking to become more familiar with a new deck, or a reader looking to add some pizzaz to their readings."—Bonnie Cehovet, The Crystal Gate
"Try this method of reading the cards. After all, if one card can inspire you, think what two or three could do to deepen your understanding of tarot."—Tarot Association of the British Isles