Animals and Pets

Spring in the Countryside

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Ms Molly Cat

What is a good painting without a kitty?! The interior designer knew that and planted the most charming of all Little Ms Molly cat. Just cover the kitty and see for yourself—the painting doesn’t make sense 🙂 cat illustration, cat illustration drawing, cat painting, cat art prints, cat art, cat artwork,
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Horse study in Color Charcoal

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Sugar Kitty

Everything about this drawing is special, even if it doesn’t look like much to you. I took an art class from my friend artist Theresa Hardman who is an amazing teacher and human being. The name of the class is Taking a Line for a Walk. You choose an object to draw and do it slowly without lifting the pen […]
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Beetle Joy

Bugabing Bugaboom! Summer is officially here, and we can now enjoy the gifts of this most wonderful season: the warm sun, starry nights filled with the sound of crickets, the splashing waves at the beach, long evening walks. This card represents celebration, joy and being together with those we love. May the light be with you. bug art, bug art […]
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Pet Portrait of Masyanya

I enjoy painting pet portraits, and this is one I did of Masyanya, a nine and a half year old cat. Her beautiful eyes captured my inspiration to create this painting. cat portrait, cat portrait drawing, fancy cat portraits, cat portrait oil painting, cat painting, cat paintings on canvas, custom cat painting, black cat painting, cat painting face, cat painting […]
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Three Panel Birds

These 3 birds I painted in watercolor when I first came to the United States. They’re done with children’s watercolors–the ones that you can buy at the drug store. At that time, I didn’t know where the specialized art store was (that would have been Daniel Smith in Seattle.) The birds are from a dear to me book of Japanese […]
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Why is The Crow Black

Why the Crow is Black by W. J. Thomas One day, a crow and a hawk hunted together in the bush. After travelling together for some time, they decided to hunt in opposite directions, and, at the close of the day, to share whatever game they had caught. The crow travelled against the sun, and at noonday arrived at a […]
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Spring Songs

Below are musical poems I wrote. Let’s see if you can find their rhythm. (Hint: Make a short pause after the first word in each row.) Morning Bird singing in the trees Sun climbing up the sky Crowds walking down the streets Days following the nights. Moment Frog sitting on a leaf Wind slowly passing by Stars shining in the […]
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Holiday Card2

2016 Christmas Poem by Marieta Darrah Christmas Greetings May the Christmas blessings find all critters— big and small Safe and happy, with full bellies, thriving, Even more— May we never know sorrow, Sad and stormy days. May the sunrays of tomorrow Never go away. And may Christmas bless all people, Every heart anew, And remind us love is real and […]
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