Purple Cats, Red Blanket, Ink and Watercolor

Purple Cats, Red Blanket, Ink and Watercolor prints are made in archival inks on Epson Velvet Art Paper, Cold Press Digital Giclee Paper or Artist Canvas. ABOUT THE ARTWORK It’s hard to believe I painted this in January 2012, and just a month into my daily sketching. I know this style was one I’d visualized, […]

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Featured Feline Artwork and April Desktop Calendar: Two Cats After van Gogh 10th Anniversary

  It’s hard to believe it’s been 10 years since I saw the exhibit “Van Gogh Up Close” and came home with a head full of ideas—and that evening sketched Giuseppe and Mr. Sunshine on the landing for my first “Cats After van Gogh” sketch, a theme and style that’s stayed with me for over […]

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August Carnegie Farmers Market Sundays, 8, 15 and 22

  Carnegie Farmers Market Sundays! August: Sunday, August 8, 15 and 22, 2021 Noon to 3:00 p.m. After a week off for my open house, I’m back at the Carnegie Farmer’s Market on Sundays in August. I’m leaving off the last Sunday for now, that’s the day after Rock the Quarry—I’ll be posting about that […]

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Five Cats and One Box, Marker Sketch

Five Cats and One Box original marker sketch is available matted and framed. Prints are made in archival inks on Epson Velvet Art Paper, Cold Press Digital Giclee Paper or Artist Canvas.   ABOUT THE ARTWORK I love drawing with brush markers, and using them for my daily cat sketches really taught me serious lessons […]

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Draw Me Like One of Your French Cats, Watercolor

Draw Me Like One of Your French Cats, watercolor and pastel pencil is 8″ x 10″, the original framed in a gold and black finish wood frame with decorative carving and a single marbled pink mat. The original is available and digital, giclee and canvas prints as well as greeting cards are available. About “Draw […]

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My Cats in the Sun Feline Votive

These four images are four early paintings inspired by my cats enjoying a spot of sun with a nap or a bath. They date from the early to mid-90s when I was working hard to refine my skills with pastel, with color, with shape and even the strokes in my paintings. I felt I really […]

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Feline Valentines for Cat Lovers and Lovers With Cats

Have we come around to Valentine’s Day already? I have a ready supply of feline Valentine images with all the cuddling that happens around here. In this post I feature all my commercially printed Valentines with photos and illustrations, seven designs in total. These cards are 5″ x 7″ and are printed on 12 pt. […]

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My Cats in the Sun Feline Votive

This glass votive is etched by hand and finished with a clear label I printed including the four paintings from my set “My Cats in the Sun”. It’s made from a repurposed glass jelly jar 3.5″ tall x 2.25″ wide and comes with an LED tea light. Price includes shipping. I etched the inside of […]

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January Featured Artwork and Desktop Calendar: Winter Cats ~ The Creative Cat

Register for an account on Portraits of Animals and get a free double-matted print of “Winter Cats” or choose from several other sketches, paintings or photos of cats and other subjects.The New Member print is a signed digital print of “Winter Cats”. This print is 8 x 11 matted to fit an 11 x 14 […]

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January Feline Featured Artwork and Desktop Calendar: Winter Cats

Cats are usually simply happy wherever they are because if they aren’t, they leave and find a place where they can be simply happy. Looking at Mr. Sunshine’s graceful curve and watching the fluid motion of his bath I decided only watercolor would do. He and Jelly Bean were so cozy on the table by […]

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