Painting Cats in Clothes Inspired by Literature

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Happy Independence Day!

I am feeling a bit overwhelmed by self-imposed deadlines, and kicking myself while I attempt to prioritize all the things on my To-Do list. I joked about needing to hire …

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TaraFlyArt-Patreon

Penumbra, Kickstarter, and Patreon

This year, my focus has been on branching out and exploring new opportunities, and in the spirit of adventure, I've created an account on Patreon, a site which allows fans to support their favorite artists financially through donations. Patreon will be special place where my most loyal followers and collectors can feel appreciated, and have creative input over the direction I take my career.
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78Tarot Nautical on Kickstarter

Nautical Tarot and Art Nouveau

Check out two new pieces of artwork ~ My Art Nouveau inspired piece, "Spring", is up for auction at the Rabbit Hole Artist Collective's Facebook page. I also painted Pirate Cats for the 2nd 78Tarot Nautical deck, live on Kickstarter right now!
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Rough sketch for Art Nouveau cat

Eleanor of Toledo, and Two Works in Progress

I finished my commissioned portrait of a tortoiseshell cat, dressed as Eleanor of Toledo, the wife Cosimo I de Medici, the Grand Duke of Tuscany. I am currently working on my 78Tarot Nautical card, the Five of Wands. Next, I will begin on an Art Nouveau inspired piece, paying homage to spring. :)
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Cat Art Booth SuperPetExpo

SuperPetExpo: The Good, The Bad, and the Dog Pee

Last weekend, I set up my cat art booth at the SuperPetExpo in Chantilly, Virginia. This was the first event I've done that was specifically designed for pets, and I had no idea what to expect!
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Rabbit Hole Artist Collective banner

Rabbit Hole Artist Collective ~ Gothic Fairytales

My latest acrylic painting, "Colony of Cats", is up for auction as part of The Rabbit Hole Artist Collective's February art auction, inspired by "Gothic Fairy-tales". Check out what is coming next!
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Voodoo Priestess Cat Painting by TaraFly

My Voodoo Cat is Finished, and a New Sketch!

January started off with a flurry of artistic activity… but when I began painting my Voodoo Priestess Cat, my expectations of finishing her in less than a week were a …

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Simon Tabby Cat in the garden, art by TaraFly

Flower Fairy Cats on eBay, and a New Kind of Voodoo…

January has flown by in a burst of productivity! I’ve completed three paintings this month, and am currently working on a fourth, which I hope to have finished in the …

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Red Dragon Kimono Cat Art by Tara Fly

Take A Look Inside My MILKBook Portfolio

A couple of months ago, while deeply immersed in designing the layout of my 2015 Literary Cats calendar project, I had a spare thought to imagine what a book of …

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Cottage garden, hyacinth bean, hollyhocks

A New Year Brings Reflection

Looking back, 2014 was an eye-opening experience for me, a blessing often in disguise. It has taught me that the road ahead is very, very long. Although I've come farther than I expected in a few short years, this is only the first rest-stop on my journey. There is still so much to do.
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