UPCOMING TOUCH DRAWING WORKSHOPS & PROJECTS
Spring workshops in Phoenix AZ, Rowe MA and Denver CO are cancelled. During these months, I will begin activating better online support for Touch Drawing. Join the Touch Drawing Facebook Group to connect with others. The Touch Drawing Gathering on Whidbey island WA, July 12-17 is still open for registration. If we must cancel your deposit will be refunded.
I am celebrating the 25th anniversary of SoulCards and working on a new deck to be released in fall 2020. I will premier it at the UK Tarot Conference in London. My presentation has been change to virtual as they recently decided to highlight domestic presenters due to the world situation. I will be interpretive artist at the Science and Nonduality Conference in San Jose CA, October 21-25. See my schedule as of now. To be notified of upcoming events and projects, join the mailing list.
During social isolation, I am offering FREE sets of all five SoulTouch Coloring Journals
Just pay the cost of shipping & handling. If you know a community organization or non-profit that could distribute multiple copies, contact me. These make soulful creative expression easy!
SACRED SONG BATHS
I have been offering twice-monthly ‘Song Baths’ on Whidbey Island & sometimes when I travel. It is my greatest joy to immerse in this deep sound field within the circle of participants. See the new Music Page with short videos. Check the schedule for upcoming Song Baths. I will also record an album in the coming months. Song Baths are temporarily cancelled due to social isolation. I may offer outdoor Song Baths as the weather permits.
IAM WINTER SOLSTICE SYMPOSIUM This was my third year doing Touch Drawing live online in attunement to the season with Rene Baribeau. It is always a dynamic sharing with Renee and deepens each year. Watch the images emerge through my fingertips!
SEE THE BLOG POST I WROTE ON THE PARLIAMENT OF WORLD RELIGIONS SITE
I was invited to write about my experience doing Interpretive Touch Drawing during the Parliament of the Worlds Religions in Toronto and Salt Lake City.
INTERVIEW WITH ‘NURTURING ART’ BY RITA LOYD
I am happy to be included among this rich selection of interviews with healing artists. This is the most up-to-date written exploration of various aspects of my work.
LIVE YOUTUBE INTERVIEW AND DEMONSTRATION at ‘Hermit’s Cave’. This was a really dynamic and heartfelt conversation with the wonderful Simon Harrison. Watch my new deck become catalyzed during this interview!
FEMININE MYSTICISM ART
I am honored to have an essay & images in this epic book, Feminine Mysticism in Art. Many years in the making, this magnum opus provides images & writings by seventy contemporary visionary artists & writers who have committed their life’s work to the re-birth of the Divine Feminine in the West. It is winner of a 2018 Nautilus Book Award and an Independent Publishers Award. It was compiled & edited by Victoria Christian & Susan Stedman. Find out more & order the hardcopy or kindle edition.
DO YOU BELIEVE IN MAGIC?
THE FAIRY AND HUMAN RELATIONS CONGRESS
Watch this magical video about the Fairy and Human Relations Congress.
My thoughts and images are sprinkled throughout.
FOLLOW ME ON INSTAGRAM!
Instagram is a beautiful context to share images. I am posting short videos while at conferences, photos of my process while drawing in nature, and new images.
INTERPRETIVE TOUCH DRAWING
I was blessed to attend four international gatherings as Interpretive Artist in the past few months. See the drawings I created as I listened to deep spiritual practitioners and thinkers from a great spectrum lineages.
• The Global Earth Repair Conference in Port Townsend, Washington
• The Conference on World Affairs in Denver, Colorado
• The Parliament of the World’s Religions in Toronto, Ontario Canada
• Co-Creative Spirituality Conference at the Findhorn Foundation in Scotland
SEE THE 2018 TOUCH DRAWING GATHERING GALLERIES
Journey through the 2018 Touch Drawing Gathering in a series of galleries focused on the essential elements of the experience. I am currently editing 3,000 photos I took at the 2019 Touch Drawing Gathering.
‘I LOVE SOULCARDS’ VIDEO
I had so much fun putting together this 3 1/2 minute video featuring SoulCards users from around the world.
SOULCARDS INSPIRE A NEW GENERATION
I recently discovered a new generation of SoulCards users on Instagram and Youtube – read some of their stories.
‘TOUCH DRAWING UP CLOSE’ VIDEO AND MORE
Watch me create a Touch Drawing in one minute. This link will take you to my video page where I am collecting all my demonstrations, talks, and creative video projects. Lot’s to explore!
INNER PORTRAIT GALLERIES
One of the deepest streams of my work opens up when I sit with someone with the intention of creating a series of Touch Drawings inspired by their presence. I have created Inner Portraits primarily through word of mouth since 1982. I know now that this work can happen in all it’s fullness via live video sessions. I am ready to make an appointment with you if you would like to experience this profound work. Explore the new Inner Portrait Galleries that help communicate some of the dimensions of this process.
SOULTOUCH COLORING JOURNALS Online Special $10ea
For years I have been asking how I might harvest the wealth of images in my archives. I finally received a surprising answer – coloring journals. We are starting some pilot projects to develop examples of how they can be used for cancer, grief and creative writing groups. Contact us if you would like to help open the way for new contexts in which to use them. Find a free digital sample of Creative Awakening with four pages to color.
Online SoulCard Reading and Ecards
Give yourself an Online SoulCards Reading. We also have a better ecard program. The receiver sees the image in their email without having to click to an unknown site. Send any of over 200 images to a loved one with your own personal message. Send an ecard now.
The Center for Touch Drawing
DEBORAH’S RECENT POSTS
- Touch Drawing Gathering Photos 2019 - Journey through the 2019 Touch Drawing Gathering through the photos below. Click on the images to enlarge and see in correct proportion. OPENING SESSION: After a relaxed afternoon of arrivals and settling in, we do a silent land walk and… read more...
- SoulCards Inspire a New Generation - Deborah Koff-Chapin “I was shocked to find SoulCards were created in the 90's! The art is timeless, seeming to spring forth from the void of eternal knowing, truth, and love. I'm completely smitten.“ In reaching out to SoulCards users online… read more...
- Prayers Among Clouds - An offering to ring in the new year Earlier this past summer I carried my new crystal bowl up to a peak in the North Cascades Mountains to open the field of connection with and through it. I offer Song… read more...
- Rosslyn Song - My friend Kris Kinosis who leads sacred tours of Scotland has a strong connection with the tour guides who work in the chapel. He got permission for me to have a few minutes to set up my bowls and sing.… read more...