My Dirty Paws Fundraiser (Day 7 of 12 Days of Giveaways)

For Day 7 of 12 Days of Giveaways, it’s all about giving back. Today, we’re supporting a fundraiser created by My Dirty Paws for Give Me Shelter Cat Rescue, a rescue group based in San Francisco. We’re supporting the fundraiser in two ways. First, by purchasing and then giving away two adorable tote bags (from My Dirty Paws), where all proceeds go to the rescue. And second, by hosting a commentathon. Read on to see how it works and then enter our giveaway!
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Cat Doodles, Sketches and More!

The other day, I was scrolling through my hubby’s Instagram account and thought it would be fun to share some of his cat (and other creature) art. While not an artist by profession, Ross can often be found with a sketchbook and pencil in hand. He’s also handy with graphic design – and pretty much anything artsy-fartsy related. Continue reading “Cat Doodles, Sketches and More!”

A Chatty Cats Portrait Sitting

Sophie: Come on, guys! The artist is here!
Dexter: What artist?
Sophie: We’re getting our portraits painted today! I’m so excited!
Olive: Mama, did I sign off on this artist?
Mama: It’s our friend Jen. I didn’t think you’d need to sign off. Who’s going first?
Olive: I will. I want Jen to be fresh for my portrait.
Dexter: Mama, should I put on my bow tie for this?
Harley: I’m hungry! Will food be involved?
Woodrow: JenJen, I love you lots.

Last month I commissioned some portraits of the Three Chatty Cats and the Jr. Associates. And today, I want to share them with you! Continue reading “A Chatty Cats Portrait Sitting”

Chaos in Color with Annie Dunn

I am fortunate to live in an area where there are a lot of things happening. And in early April I attended a convention that showcases many artists…where I happened to meet artist (and cat lover!) Annie Dunn, the creative mind behind Chaos in Color. Continue reading “Chaos in Color with Annie Dunn”