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Daily Sketch Reprise: Looking Out the Window

Another one of my favorite ink drawings! Looking back on these sketches as I worked out this ink style last fall I have to say it was a medium I’d always wanted to master but didn’t feel I had enough control, even though I wanted the sketches to be loose

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Daily Photo: Ten Things About Today

1. Smokie discovered packing peanuts. 2. Giuseppe is really into this kitten thing, especially when his ninja trainees adore him. 3. Bella likes pens and mice of all kinds. 4. Bella ran out of toys and chased her tail in circles until she fell down. 5. Giuseppe ran at full

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Featured Artwork: “Celebrity Cat Capers” Book Cover

Author Patricia Fry has published her sixth novel in the mystery series “Klepto Cats”, this one titled The Celebrity Cat Caper. In this story, Rags begins work as a therapy cat in a children’s reading program, a film crew filming him in action films…something else, and Rags becomes a celebrity!

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Wednesday With a Few Words: Unsuspecting Chickadees

There has been soooo much birdwatching I just couldn’t choose one photo! Above Smokie and Bella stalk the chickadee on the feeder, and below the chickadee is RIGHT THERE. Then just a neat photo of Bella’s silhouette and another chickadee on the feeder. (Mai up-all-ogees to da tabbees o trout

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Daily Sketch: Inscrutable Patterns

I’m calling it that because the original sketch from January 15, 2014 was called “Inscrutable”, below. I’ve been thinking about this for a while, making a colorful pattern using line art. When I first did this sketch I thought it would be a good candidate for a repetitive pattern, and

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Daily Photo Reprise: I Thought I’d Make the Bed, 2011

Every day it’s a race to get upstairs before they do so I can flip up the sheet and quilt and cover the pillows. Why? I just like it that way. Gone are the days when I used to do this as soon as I got up; I just don’t

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Rescue Story: A New Home for Bennie and Georgie

A friend contacted me, tearful that she felt she needed to find a new home for her two cats. She had lost her home and had to move and found a home to rent for her and her daughter that allowed Bennie and Georgie—that was a priority so a lease

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Daily Sketch Reprise: Mimi Sitting

Mimi pauses in her bath. I love views of my cats from above. Perhaps that’s because most often that’s the angle from which I see them. I was actually waiting for Mimi to pause so that I could get a start on a sketch. I saw so many highlights and

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Daily Photo: A Very Busy Monday for Kittens and Cats

Kittens on kitchen duty! Smokie and Bella took their turn supervising me as I took care of some work and social networking. Mimi, in the background had set them up then took a break to have a little bath. She watches a little bird TV as the two get accustomed

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Daily Photo: Patiently Waiting for Dinner

Silly thing to do, filming my cats, especially when I should have been simply preparing their dinner! Tonight’s photo/sketch/whatever is the poster-edges image above and a short video I took in the kitchen just now, embedded below. The photo above is much like yesterday’s daily photo so I had to

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