Below I posted some paintings of mine that were inspired by my visits to the sea. This series of works are improvised seashells done in watercolor on paper. Today I'm dropping them off with Patricia of Galeria Galou who is selling artwork and more from her booth at the Columbus Circle Holiday Market in NYC. My first batch of works on paper already sold out! If you are in the neighborhood stop by Galeria Galou's booth, A22, and say hello. There's beautiful artwork to peruse and lots more. I'm sorry to say but I do not have any more handbags for sale at the market. If you are looking for handbags check out my shop Pesky Cat Designs. I post new items every week.
Katzenhohle by Dornroeschen Filzunikate I recently came across this incredible cat bed made by German artist Dornroeschen Filzunikate. This beautiful piece of functional art called a Katzenhohle , cat cave, is handmade of felted wool. It's definitely the most unique cat bed I have ever seen. It would bring a bit of nature into my urban NYC home. I think my Anni would love a cat cave although her favorite spots right now are the pillow behind my head in bed, a straw basket that was meant to store magazines and a storage box made from fabric that becomes a hammock when she sleeps in it. My sweet Anni FOX 5 Update : A while back I wrote a post about a story that Fox 5 news was doing on Etsy and the handmade market. I was interviewed in my studio as part of the feature. An Etsy press agent recently informed me that the story aired April 15th and he also missed it. He said he is trying to get a copy of it from the studio. I'll be sure to post a link to it when it becomes ava