There is something so lovely about a white cat! Personally I find they give an impression of sweetness and peace. For this reason I really enjoy painting them and I find I often want to place them in scenes that are calm and tranquil. With this particular painting, my white cat ended up outside under a soothing night sky with a lovely moon and twinkling stars. I completed this painting with acrylic paint on watercolour paper. It measures 4 x 6 inches, a perfect size to put into a photo frame. You can find it in the shop on my website here.
Posts Tagged ‘cat folk art’
Posted in Uncategorized, tagged animal art, animal art prints, art prints, black cat art, cat folk art, children's wall art, dog folk art, hedgehog art, nursery art print on February 28, 2012| Leave a Comment »
All Wound Up
Acrylic on Canvas – 8 x 10 inches
This is my latest tuxedo cat painting. Cats and yarn are always a funny combination. It’s amazing how cats can always manage to get into trouble with the most innocuous objects. This painting has been sold.
Posted in Paintings, tagged cat folk art, cat illustration, funny cat art, grumpy cat, orange cat, orange tabby cat painting, painting, tabby cat art, whimsical, whimsical cat art on February 18, 2009| Leave a Comment »
Something that is so wonderful about kitties is that they all seem to have different personalities and expressions. My beloved Ferdinand would often have what appeared to be a very grumpy look about him and yet I just knew he was actually very content. The constant loud purring was a dead giveaway. I still miss him so much. In the spirit of Ferdinand I created The Birthday Boy. While he appears a bit grumpy this cool orange tabby is secretly pleased to be the center of attention, even if it means wearing a silly hat. This guy was painted with acrylic on watercolour paper and is 4×6 inches. He has been sold.
I know there are lots of tabby cat lovers out there just like me. With that being the case it seemed like the time was right to paint another tabby. This guy is very happy, with his tail waving in the air. It is acrylic on canvas and measures 8 x 10 inches. The painting is sold.
Do you ever try to entice your kitty to play with a toy to get some exercise? Or maybe you bought him or her a toy because it was so cute you just couldn’t resist getting it and now kitty should want to play with it. I have done these things myself only to be rebuked by my cat with his big grumpy face expression. Ho-hum, so much for trying to be a good cat owner. Here is a painting for all of us who have made this grave error. It is acrylic on canvas and measures 11 x 14 inches. This painting has been sold.