Barbara is a self-taught artist. She began with black and white photography  to film life and architecture of  San Francisco and New York. Her photography has been accepted in many juried shows. As an elementary school teacher, Barbara used her talent and creativity  incorporating art into every subject area and grade level. In 2009, she retired and  upgraded her  art materials experimenting with homemade paper, book making materials and paint, to  develop her own artistic expression and unique style.

Space  Mixed Media  14" x  32"

Desert Flowers   Watercolor 8"x8"

Asparagus  mixed media  4"X 4"

Calm Within a Storm  Collage on Canvas  12" x12"

The Golden Thread  Collage on Wood  9" x 6"

Artist's Statement:

Art, like life, offers infinite possibilities of expression.  I make books, collages and photographs to convey a message of beauty and harmony.

Barbara Goodman