Metro Galleries in Bakersfield is having an oPening

I entered a piece in the Latination II show. What a surprise to find my work posted on the website as a preView for the show. Honored and grateful. Thank you thank you, Metro Galleries. Love to see you all this Friday in Bakersfield for the Latination II show at Metro Galleries.

Piece going to the Latination Show in Bakersfield

I am excited about a new piece I have entered into the Latination Show in Bakersfield at The Metro Galleries. With all the oranges and fruit it must be an homage to the farm workers in California. Color is the place I have always connected with Latin culture as well as the music. The opportunity…

Summer mØsaic work∫hop in ∫anta ßarbara

Come join me for an exciting and SMASHING time in ∫anta ßarßara making a mosaic from all the broken pieces… Be guided and inspired with Perry’s experience and color sense… you’ll be ON your WAY !!! Only $150 for a two day workshop, lunch included on Saturday. Finished by noon on Sunday with a finished…

mOsaic workshop in wOnder valley

Please join us for an inspirational weekend on April 3rd and 4th at the Tile House in wOnder valley, California just 2.5 hours from Los Angeles, Vegas or San Diego. Perry Hoffman will be giving a mosaic workshop, starting the morning right with Felicia Tomasko teaching yoga classes and serving us Ayruvedic meals. Two nights…

2010… a new yea®

The first SEVENTEEN days of 2010 were spent in the desert, in wOnder valley smashing & breaking tiles and continuing work on the living room at the eL paseo residence. Lenore came out for a few days to help and earned the title of Butter Queen as she steadƒastly applied the mastic to the tiles…

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…

aµGµSt wO®ksHop pE®ƒe©t †emPe®Atu®es

Toda¥s wo®kshop wAs an aMazing ∂a¥’s eƒƒort by 15 riSk tAking s†µ∂ents… Ever¥One crea†e∂ incredible and fun works !!! TOmmO®o∑ pi©†µ®es will ƒollow. I lit oNe oƒ m¥ al†e®s wHi©h you sEE he®e to ∂emonSt®ate it’s ƒun©tiOnalit¥. More to ©Ome. ©Li©k pi©ture to enLa®ge. pE®®¥ hOƒƒmAn ©2009 løøk A† ravenMOsAi©s for the uploaded student work.

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 ™

New Buddhas and Bowls

This weekends kiln, full of buddhas and bowls. The buddhas will be going into future mosaics.

Santa Barbara MOSAIC workshop

Join Perry in his Santa Barbara garden and learn the art of mosaics. Using tile and pottery, broken ceramics and special bits from his ocean bone yard. You will create a piece of work that you can finish and take home. Day one, August 8, 2009 we will start at 10 am to design and…

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…