Tag: Cat Art

Came for the Hooligan, Stayed for the Devilishly Cute Cats!
[ 1 ] June 14, 2017 |

Came for the Hooligan, Stayed for the Devilishly Cute Cats!

What are the odds…. a cat hooligan appearing in a targeted ad as I am sashaying my way across the interwebs? Well, of COURSE I had to investigate! The Hooligan Pin is handmade of a zinc alloy and hard enamel, then hand polished. Each pin is stamped with a artist’s logo (Daria’s personal trademark) and […]

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Captivating Wire Cat Scultures Delight and Excite
[ 0 ] May 25, 2017 |

Captivating Wire Cat Scultures Delight and Excite

Armed with nothing more than wire cutters, artist Elizabeth Berrien gives life to strands of steel wire in her life-size wire sculptures of cats, horses, birds, and other wildlife. Elizabeth describes her work and process: I start each wire sculpture by twisting together a pair of wires. Then another, and another… adding to the structure […]

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Paper Cat Sculpture is the Cat’s Meow!
[ 3 ] January 18, 2017 |

Paper Cat Sculpture is the Cat’s Meow!

I’m fascinated with paper art, especially the amazing things that can now be done with laser cutting and 3D design. And I’ve always get excited by stationery stores and pop-up books. So I was enchanted by the CNN video below about LovePop Cards, a company said to be revolutionizing the greeting card business with its […]

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Cat-Inspired Exhibit at Worcester Art Museum
[ 2 ] July 15, 2016 |

Cat-Inspired Exhibit at Worcester Art Museum

There’s something for every cat lover in Worcester MA this summer. “Meow: A Cat-Inspired Exhibition” in running at the Worcester Art Museum through Sept. 4. Adam Rozan, director of audience engagement, and museum director Matthias Waschek said that the exhibit is part of a push to reengage the community with the museum. So far, it’s been a roaring […]

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MCM Kitteh Art You Can Afford!
[ 1 ] May 14, 2016 |

MCM Kitteh Art You Can Afford!

I’m a fiend for anything mid-century modern. I went ga-ga over the cat print in Pete Campbell’s NYC apartment on Mad Men. So I was excited to see this collection of MCM cat art by Texas artist Donna Mibus, and over the moon to see that a 16X20″ canvas print is only $75. Original canvas […]

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Free Feline Fun this Weekend at Cat Art Show LA: The Sequel
[ 2 ] March 25, 2016 |

Free Feline Fun this Weekend at Cat Art Show LA: The Sequel

So maybe you’re just not that into hard boiled eggs and peeps and are looking for an excuse to get away from Aunt Myrtle’s famous jello-pea salad that she has served every Easter since 1962. It’s just not becoming for an adult to mouth said peas and then chuck them into a napkin for the […]

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8 Cat Planters Worth Growing a Green Thumb For
[ 0 ] July 24, 2015 |

8 Cat Planters Worth Growing a Green Thumb For

Even if you’re cursed with a black thumb, you’ll lust after these cute cat planters. Some handcrafted, some kitsy-vintage, they’re all purrfect vessels in which to cultivate your catnip crops. Plants pictured are not included, so you can pick your own greenery to kill. First up: the “Nerd Cat Planter” is handpainted by an Dona […]

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Cat Folk Art by Heather Galler Will Color Your World
[ 0 ] June 11, 2015 |

Cat Folk Art by Heather Galler Will Color Your World

I’m a color person. My favorite part of house painting is collecting paint chips (then convincing hubby to paint the walls something other than white). So I fell in love with Heather Galler’s art on Etsy. Her folk art style is rich with saturated jewel tones, similar to the color palettes used by the late, […]

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Quirky Custom Cat Portraits for Less than $30
[ 0 ] January 15, 2015 |

Quirky Custom Cat Portraits for Less than $30

Lili Di Prima is a graphic designer and portrait artist who lives in Sicily in a home by the sea. She has loved to draw since she was old enough to hold a crayon. Her drawings might be classified as “quirky modern primitive.” I just made the term up, but I think it’s apt. Lili not […]

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Cat Crafters – Check out These Vintage Cat Stamps
[ 0 ] August 7, 2014 |

Cat Crafters – Check out These Vintage Cat Stamps

Whether you collect stamps or are a crafter who creates collages or mixed media masterpieces, you will LOVE these vintage cat stamps from around the world. Yes, cats rule the planet, and what better way to prove it than by sticking cat pics all over your country’s mail? And they’re cheap — just $3.25 for […]

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13 Pain-Free Cat Tattoos
[ 3 ] July 3, 2014 |

13 Pain-Free Cat Tattoos

Maybe you have a deathly fear of needles. Or you’re afraid of making a commitment to a permanent tattoo. The solution? Temp Tatts. The best part? They only cost a couple of bucks. Here are 13 Temporary Cat Tattoos that look like the real thing, but you can scrub them off tonight and try a […]

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10 Mid-Century Modern Cat Art Prints Your Eichler Can’t Live Without
[ 5 ] June 26, 2014 |

10 Mid-Century Modern Cat Art Prints Your Eichler Can’t Live Without

These mid-century modern cat art prints were created by Donna Mibus of Dallas, TX. Though they’d be a proud centerpiece of any cat lover’s home, they’re a must-have if you live in a Mad Men-era home or are a fan of  The Jetsons. These are printed or painted on canvas with a protective satin finish […]

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Custom Cat Art is Magnetizing
[ 0 ] June 24, 2014 |

Custom Cat Art is Magnetizing

How would you like a custom magnet of your cat drawn from a photo? Etsy shopkeeper Goodafternoonan does custom drawings in archival ink that are shrunk and transformed into one-of-a-kind magnets for your fridge. Your cat’s name is included on the magnet. They make wonderful personal gifts, and take up to two weeks to ship […]

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13 Cheap Ways to Catify Your Garden
[ 3 ] April 24, 2014 |

13 Cheap Ways to Catify Your Garden

Continuing the cat gardening theme… once you’ve got it planted, it’s time to catify it. There are few things more delightful than visiting a cat lady’s garden and discovering, like Easter eggs, cat sculptures, garden stakes and other outdoor art throughout. Here are 13 handcrafted cat-themed garden art that won’t break the bank — none […]

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13 Cat Collages for the Purrfect Living Space
[ 2 ] August 8, 2013 |

13 Cat Collages for the Purrfect Living Space

Collage art is infinitely interesting, providing an ongoing Easter egg hunt as you discover new facets of the work. They can be as elementary as a school kid’s magazine-pastings to sophisticated mixed media works by “real” artists. This week we have 13 cat collage works any cat lover would love to have adorn her walls: […]

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13 Cool Cat ACEOs
[ 0 ] August 1, 2013 |

13 Cool Cat ACEOs

What are ACEOs  (art card editions and originals)? They’re 2-1/2 x 3-1/2 inch artist trading cards with no restrictions or requirements other than size. They can be originals, prints, collages, mixed media works, assemblages… anything! They can be displayed on little tiny easels, framed and hung in groups, or collected and traded. Typically, they’re extremely affordable ways […]

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Sara Swink’s Cats in Clay
[ 0 ] April 29, 2013 |

Sara Swink’s Cats in Clay

I found a Pinteresting sculptor this week, and couldn’t wait to share her work with you. Her name is Sara Swink, and there are a lot of cats peeking out from her portfolio: A cat and a donkey? But of course! She does a lot of sculptures of a cat named “Mao.” And who isn’t […]

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Sheba is Feeding Mousebreath’s Passion in a Big Way
[ 3 ] April 26, 2013 |

Sheba is Feeding Mousebreath’s Passion in a Big Way

Do you seize each day and wring as much as you can out of each precious moment — especially moments with your cats? Sometimes you have to remind yourself to back away from cat blogging and the computer and spend some quality time with your furry friends. I was disappointed when the Sheba brand of […]

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13 Cat Garden Ornaments
[ 1 ] April 11, 2013 |

13 Cat Garden Ornaments

For some of you, it’s been a long, cold winter. But even in the coldest climes, the crocuses are punching through the topsoil and warm rays of sunshine are turning thoughts to Spring gardens. Cats, of course, are excellent garden supervisors. Tripper can’t wait for me to clear a patch of weeds so that he […]

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13 Cat Mosaics to Feed Your Feline Passions
[ 4 ] March 7, 2013 |

13 Cat Mosaics to Feed Your Feline Passions

As part of SHEBA’s Feed Your Passion campaign, I’ll be creating custom cat portrait mosaics and giving them away to a few lucky Mousebreath readers. How did I select mosaic art as the passion I would pursue? I’ve been inspired by works like these… and will be happy if when I start gluing tiles together […]

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