Shamanic News

Call for Volunteers

The Shamanic Arts Studio & The Traveling Shamans is seeking volunteers to help with a number of problems. If you have skills in any of the following areas and are willing to volunteer, please contact Julia. You will be given a patron membership with all the benefits of that status. See more about becoming a patron at: Patreon.com/TravelingShamans.

Help needed in the following areas:

  • HTML help for members promotional profiles
  • Video help with instructional videos & video editing
  • Promotions help with social media

If you are willing to volunteer, please schedule a meeting with Julia to talk it over at: https://juliawiddop.acuityscheduling.com/

The Artist as Shaman

“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.” 

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The Role of Art in Shamanism

By Visionary Artist and Shamanic Practitioner Katherine Skaggs

 As an artist, and shamanic practitioner, I have been interested in the healing powers 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 have 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 healing power of art, and its capacity to express the wisdom of the soul, as well as bring healing to the mind, body and spirit.

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