New mØsAi© workshop in the high desert… a®t, ßeauty, yOga..

A new workshop and a new look at RAVEN moSai©s Please click it and SEE more about a ßeaµtiƒul get-a-way to wOnder valley for yOga, mOsai©s and gOOd ƒood. Speaking of ƒood there has been a lot on my plate... HWY 62 Art Tours and new mosai©S, nEw pOst©ards, new photographs, new ceramics...  and I … Continue reading New mØsAi© workshop in the high desert… a®t, ßeauty, yOga..

Stµpa Dhøøpa †®aVel †emPle

The travel temple took it's maiden voyage and all I can say is, "©osmic wheels" Doug and I have been wO®king hAr∂ on ge††ing the t®Avel †emple rea∂ie∂ fO® ßµ®ning mAn. We'®e hoping to pA®k on Lineage at 8'O©lo©k.

Mosaic Altars

A peek at the new mosaic altars I have been doing. To see more of the NEW altar mosaics ..., go NOW ravenMosaics. size 18"x25" ©2009 pErryhOffman magentaRaven.com ™

saving an insect

New photographs today. The raven is from last week in Neveda. The Sphinx Moth is from this morning. I saw the moth in a spider web, but it was not moving. Assuming he had been in this still position for some time (dead) I got my camera, at which time he moved and of course … Continue reading saving an insect

Workshop and new mosaic tile work

First of all a huge THANK YOU to Diana from Native Tile for gifting me so many tiles... it's an unfathomable gift to a mosaic artist. I have shared with my students and a few friends but will use the rest to finish my desert house and the beach/oak house as well. Thank you to … Continue reading Workshop and new mosaic tile work

The ancient ways of blogging

SO, is blogging a thing of the past? I'm not sure as facebook has absorbed the better half of my time. I realized I hadn't written anything here in quite sometime and perhaps many of my readers have lost interest... I do not know. What I do see is a social revolution taking place via … Continue reading The ancient ways of blogging

Birds, buddhas, wars and artists, health insurance and same sex marriage…

Today, the raven leaping into flight from the telephone pole in front of our house in Santa Barbara. Relevance?! Yesterday I had health insurance for one afternoon, or the promise of it coming February first. Today my husband's employer says NO. Yesterday I received an email from another country that made me sad... because people … Continue reading Birds, buddhas, wars and artists, health insurance and same sex marriage…

Mosaic Workshops in the desert

Come learn mosaics from a multi-media artist in an inspirational environment. A place of magic. Perry has been giving mosaic workshops for 5 years in the Mojave desert and Santa Barbara. He has been working in clay and tile and mosaics with his home for over 10 years now and it is a living evolving … Continue reading Mosaic Workshops in the desert

HOLIDAY pARTy and art Sale in Santa Barbara

Saturday Dec. 20th from 12 til 5. Hot cocoa and marshmallows too.