Berthe Morisot and Edouard Manet and “Young Girl with a Cat”

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“My ambition is limited to the desire to capture something transient, and yet, this ambition is excessive.” –Berthe Morisot (Bourges, France 1841-1895 Paris) Impressionist painter One of our newest Caticons, “Young Girl with a Cat” is a dry-point etching by the great female Impressionist Berthe Morisot.  The sweet-faced girl cradling a cat in the print … Read More

Our Newest Caticon–Just Add Ears!

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Made out of sterling silver with a Brazilian cherry tail handle and ears, this cat teapot is my newest Caticon.  Its swirled rotund form is the genius of silversmith Joost During.  When I saw a picture of his “Twist Teapot” made of silver with a crescent-shaped ebony “knob” and curvy handle, I immediately re-imagined it … Read More

Caticons Celebrates National Pet Day by Donating to Alley Cat Allies

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In honor of National Pet Day, April 11th,  Caticons will donate $3 to Alley Cat Allies for every Caticons book purchased through our website www.caticons.info on April 10 and 11, 2019.  A global leader in TNR (trap/neuter/return), Alley Cat Allies works tirelessly with animal shelters, veterinarians, communities and legislators around the world to protect cats.  … Read More

Please Join Caticons at MEOW DC on April 27!

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Caticons will be exhibiting at Meow DC on April 27, 2019, at Dock 5, Union Market in Washington, DC.  This cat extravaganza benefiting the Humane Rescue Alliance brings together wonderful cat-related items for purchase, cats for adoption, demonstrations, veterinarians, and cat behaviorists. Created by the merger of the Washington Humane Society and the Washington Animal … Read More

KM Maui – Mystery Solved!

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“It was like cats just knew she was Cat Lover.”–Katharine Davis writing about her mother Karen Moberg Writing Caticons required a significant amount of research, as I wanted to tell not only my story of the pieces in my collection, but also the history of the pieces themselves—such the artists who were often inspired by … Read More

The Cats and I are Ready for Spring!

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The Cats and I are ready for Spring! After what feels like a year of rainfall and having received over 2 inches yesterday alone which broke records for the most rainfall received EVER in March at Dulles Airport, I am quite ready for the warmth of Spring and a profusion of colorful flowers.  On the … Read More