5″ x 7″ oil on hardboard I have always been fascinated with owls. They have this otherworldly silence, this innate wisdom in their being, that is palpable when you see them. Native Americans associated the owl with wisdom, foresight and keepers of ancient knowledge with powers of prophecy. In other cultures, they are said toContinue reading “The Visionary”
“Starfish Blue” ~ 4″ x 6″ watercolour, pen and ink A companion piece to “Treasure from the Sea”… a colourful starfish, caressed by the gentle surf, brilliant colours gleaming. Up for bid on DailyPaintworks, link becomes active Monday, March 17th, 7 am Pacific tiime
Treasure from the Sea ~ 4″ x 6″ watercolor, pen and ink Starting Bid $30.00 BID HERE at Daily Paintworks…link will become active on March 9, 7am Pacific time The Pacific Ocean is of great concern right now, in the aftermath of Fukishima, will these beautiful creatures be nothing but myth in the future? IContinue reading “Treasure from the Sea”
For those of you who are new to my blog, I’d like to share this interview I did that was featured on ArtPromotivate: http://www.artpromotivate.com/2012/12/tahirih-goffic-painting-through-life.html. It was a fun opportunity.
Originally posted on Danny Gregory:
Artists are dismissed as dreamers. But being an artist takes focus and perseverance. It is a tough job, grounded firmly in the real. Dreamers are roadkill. Artists work. That’s why they call it “The Work”. Not “the ideas,” “the notions”, “the dreams”, “the visions”. The Work. Being an artist means…
I apologize to anyone who has been paying attention! My blog has been a bit schizophrenic over the last few days…just trying on different themes to see which works best. I think I’ll stick with this one for now…what do you think? Also, if you’re interested, I am just in the process from moving overContinue reading “Changes”
She’s one of my favourites, too.
Originally posted on 12 Months of Creativity:
Since a young age, I have felt protected and watched over by the ones in my life who have died – most notably my mother, who died when I was nine. At thirty one, I’ve now lost my mother, father, and my husband-to-be. I have also lost all of…
5″ x 7″ watercolor, pen and acrylic ink on watercolor paper, For sale now at DailyPaintworks, Click on the photo to get to the bidding page… I LOVE ravens…the grumpy, serious, bloody intelligent creatures that they are. I find them endlessly fascinating to watch, and so beautiful. I took the iridescence I see in theirContinue reading “Ascension”