A Girl’s Best Friend

A Girl’s Best Friend ~ 5″ x 7″ oil on hardboard panel Bid now in the Daily Paintworks Auction My daughter LOVES cats…unfortunately, we had to give ours up when she was born because it’s favourite place to sleep was on top of her. We didn’t have a bedroom with a door, so we gaveContinue reading “A Girl’s Best Friend”

Sorry for the Long Absence

“Charlie” a commission for a great friend 8″ x 10″ oil on canvas panel I know I haven’t posted in awhile, and perhaps I should change the title, as has been suggested, but I do really hope to be back to “Almost Daily” soon.  Life has been busy…I’ve been creating…a lot! Just trying to findContinue reading “Sorry for the Long Absence”

…and even more ACEO’s

Hello everyone…sorry about the lack of sketches, if anyone noticed…but I’m trying to make a few bucks to pay for the deluxe printer I just bought, lol!  And I need special paper, too, and Crystal Clear Bags… Uhhh…the business of art. I’d rather just paint, and let someone else do all the other work, butContinue reading “…and even more ACEO’s”

More Itty Bitty Kitties

Snuggle Bugs Aceo SOLD I’m so happy, my long awaited package of art supplies  arrived today! Yay! Thank you so much, super-hubby. I was going crazy. For those of you that don’t already know, I am stranded in my old hometown, at my mom and dad’s, in my old room, nonetheless…because the town where IContinue reading “More Itty Bitty Kitties”

My Darling Billy

Billy in my sketchbook I’ve been really enjoying looking at less serious stuff lately, namely people’s sketchbooks. I love the spontaneity, the freedom, and the sense of the artist in these pictures. I’ve been finding them on Flickr, and on art blogs, (check out Andrea Joseph’s stuff…it’s amazing!, and also Paul Madonna) and I realized, IContinue reading “My Darling Billy”

christmas aceo’s for sale

Here’s a few aceos I did for ebay today. I had kind of an aimless day, I suppose. One could call it “art avoidance”… I have a large painting I am about to attempt for my show at the gallery in April, and I’m putting it off. I guess I’m intimidated by its size, orContinue reading “christmas aceo’s for sale”

Bookworm kitty cat aceo original art by Tahirih Goffic

“Bookworm” 2.5″ x 3.5″ ACEO oil on canvas paper This is one of the ACEO’s I sold last week on ebay.Check out my new listings on Tuesday night. I should have a bunch more.I enjoy doing these little paintings. I can get the great feeling of accomplishment that comes with finishing a painting, but inContinue reading “Bookworm kitty cat aceo original art by Tahirih Goffic”

Contemplation

Contemplation – 2.5″ x 3.5″ ACEO Hmmm…much to contemplate these days. I’m not sleeping well, thinking too much…too internal. I feel like walking, running, writing, reading, but not painting. Is that a normal artist thing? Am I just avoiding work? LOL! I’m having a hard time focusing on painting, but, I’m still able to churnContinue reading “Contemplation”

New original miniature oil painting aceo

The Eyes Have It — 2.5″ x 3.5″ aceo Just a quick post tonight. I’m busy and tired. I painted three aceo’s today, cleaned house, played with my kids at the park, cooked dinner, gave the kids a bath, put them to bed, folded three loads of laundry, and now it’s time to get toContinue reading “New original miniature oil painting aceo”