Visual and musical artists are encouraged to join this group and submit their photos, videos, and events. Shamanic art classes will be listed here and on the Shamans Camp group.
“In the mythic tradition, both artists and shamans walk perilously close to the realm of madness; indeed, in some cases, their gifts specifically come from journeying into madness, or Faerie, or the Realm of the Gods and then back again.”
Read More: The Artist as Shaman
By Visionary Artist and Shamanic Practitioner Katherine Skaggs
As an artist, and shamanic practitioner, I have been interested in the healing power of art for some time now. Growing up as an artist, I had no idea of the power of art, I just loved to create and replicate.
as time has passed and I have grown older I experienced art as a doorway to healing, and awakening consciousness. And as I stepped onto the shamanic pathway, I began to see how shamanic cultures throughout time have understood the deep power of art, and its capacity to express the wisdom of the soul, as well as bring healing to the mind, body and spirit.
“The artist’s task is to save the soul of mankind; and anything less is a dithering while Rome burns. Because of the artists, who are self-selected, for being able to journey into the Other, if the artists cannot find the way, then the way cannot be found.”