Steinlen Cats at the MSV and in Caticons

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A HUGE thank you to everyone who joined us last week at the Caticons book signing and lecture held at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley.  The staff at the MSV is absolutely amazing, and I highly recommend their STEINLEN: Cats exhibit. The exhibit includes Steinlen’s most iconic work, a poster advertising Le Chat Noir, … Read More

Caticons on African Safari – The BIG Cats

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I have just returned from a two-week photographic safari in Kenya and Tanzania—both beautiful countries with amazing animals.  Over the next few weeks, I will share a few of my photos along side some of the big cat art in the Caticons collection which we could not share in Caticons due to space constraints. Not … Read More

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