Since the beginning of my art journey, I have wanted to illustrate feline adaptations of classic works of literature. Starting with my first portrait of Dominic dressed as Mr Darcy …
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 …
While browsing through the selection of British television shows on HuluPlus, I came across a period costume drama called “Lark Rise to Candleford”, which was suggested to me because I …
After Christmas, I spent a teensy bit of money buying supplies for my shop… including a nifty lamination machine for making bookmarks. Previously, I’d been using acrylic varnish to seal …
The first month of the new year is typically about setting goals and making personal commitments. But as I reach the end of January, looking back I realize I’ve already …
[pullquote]“The place of the cure of the soul” ~ fabled inscription in the Library at Alexandria[/pullquote] When Borders Books announced last Monday that they would be closing ALL of their …
“Always something new, always something I didn’t expect, and sometimes it isn’t horrible.” ~ Rand Al’Thor, The Great Hunt Someone once optimistically said, “No news is good news”… and I …
Still, however, there are many key characters that need to be created at the beginning… and my mind is starting to whirl at the prospect of casting such a large number of cats. Therefore, I’ve decided to host the first of several contests on my facebook fanpage.
I’d like to invite everyone who is a fan, and anyone who would like to join, to share your favorite photos of your cat(s) on my fanpage. I want to see expressive cat faces! You are invited to vote for your favorites by Clicking “Like” and commenting on which character you think they ought to portray.
I encourage everyone… and I mean, everyone (sellers and consumers alike) to run to your local bookstore, library, or computer desk… and purchase a copy of Buy•ology – The Truth and Lies About Why We Buy, written by marketing genius Martin Lindstrom.
…And I don’t take the term genius lightly.
Tara Fly23 hours ago
A brand new painting is up for auction over at the Rabbit Hole Artist Collective's Facebook page!
Meet "A Cat Named Harry"..... ;)
He measures 5"x7" and has been painted in acrylics onto a canvas panel. Purr-fect for framing or displaying on your bookshelf. :)
To bid on him, visit this link:
To view the other artwork available, including my "Creepy Charlie" and "Mrs Lovett Cat" originals, click here:
Tara Fly2 days ago
A peek at my current painting-in-progress: The Page of Swords for 78Tarot: the Astral deck. :) http://ift.tt/2lg7WiE
Tara Fly4 days ago
Today on "Walking With Sans", we visit barking dogs behind chain fences, attempt to scale brick walls, and roll in dried catmint.
Does anyone have an inspirational or funny cat-on-a-leash story to share? :D
So uhhh... apparently I have cats. pic.twitter.com/0CNc9VVKW2
Almost all armed conflict in the history of the world came about because opposing sides believed different things to be true.
It's Cadbury mini egg tiiiiiiiime!!!!!