Tag Archives: pet art
Posted on 23. Feb, 2014 by Cate.
These caught my eye on Etsy last week – they’re from local (to me) artist Madeleine Belanger owner of I Am a Bird. It wasn’t the fact that I spied two cute kitties looking very similar to Mills and Pops, or the cutest of cute woodland creatures, but the obvious uniqueness of these hand painted pieces […]
Posted on 21. Feb, 2014 by Cate.
London artist Nadia Sparham creates fun and super stylish textiles for the home and we’re so happy to see a beautiful range of the cutest doggy and kitty illustrations included in her collection. Tea cups, mugs, dinner plates, bowls and more are adorned with quirky images of your favourite friends – I just adore Goggles dog and Poodle Hoops […]
Posted on 02. Dec, 2013 by Cate.
‘Drawing dogs is my day job and I love it’ says artist Bethany Moore – how fun! All the characters she has met ‘just doing her job’ have inspired her to create a range of Christmas cards with a witty little message that goes so well with the expressions. You can buy a pack of […]
Posted on 21. Nov, 2013 by Cate.
Going back, way back, to February 2010 when I featured Swash’s scarves I was very new to this brand and only had their scarves on my radar. After seeing their Spring and Summer 2013 collection I knew I had to check out what they had in store for us for Winter 2013. For starters Swash London has […]
Posted on 12. Nov, 2013 by Cate.
From her studio in Brighton UK Maria Allen creates a wide range of wooden pieces from key rings and coasters to cufflinks, necklaces, earrings and bracelets. Each detail nicely etched into reclaimed Copper Beech or Cherry Woods. Such a great gift, if you could manage to give it away. Choose from a selection of 10 different […]
Posted on 30. Oct, 2013 by Cate.
I just saw these on Etsy and had to post! A collection of cute animal-themed tea towels from Gingiber. Gingiber is an illustrative paper goods & homewares store and it’s filled with prints, pillows and totes adorned with these cuter than cute illustrations. Created from 100% cotton and professionally screen printed using eco-friendly inks! Take a peek, you […]
Posted on 21. Oct, 2013 by Cate.
I think it was only a week or so ago, I said that I had seen all there was to see in the custom pet portrait world. With that ringing in my ears, another crops up and amazes and surprises! Thanks to our friends over at the wonderful Pawsh Magazine I bumped in to this wonderful work […]
Posted on 16. Oct, 2013 by Cate.
I can’t think of a more adorable (or fun) way to get some extra shuteye when you need to, be it on a plane, train or long car ride (just sit back and imagine the looks) and these not only look cute, but are super comfy. With a high quality soft jersey fabric for softness, it […]
Posted on 10. Oct, 2013 by Cate.
What a beautiful way to tell a story… I think I gasped a little when I first saw these tiles, historical and modern and so unique! Dutch artist Marga van Oers creates these tiles by composing collages using old and unique images, clippings and photographs which are printed onto antique Dutch ceramic tiles and then glazed. Her collections consist […]
Posted on 01. Oct, 2013 by Cate.
If you’re fans of our Facebook page you most probably saw these last week. I skipped a beat when I first saw these limited edition personalized prints from Winnie Maeve. Inspired by wallpaper designs and starting off as a hand drawn pencil sketch, these fun canine creations can become part of your home design! All you have […]
Posted on 26. Sep, 2013 by Cate.
Don’t you love it, idling away far too much time pinning endless adorable images of animals on Pinterest? Most of the images are examples of great photography, but a lot of the time it’s because I love their cute little faces! I also follow some great artists and love it when I stumble upon those highly individual and unique creations […]
Posted on 18. Sep, 2013 by Cate.
Impossibly cute dog breed illustrations as a set of four coasters created from cork then laminated – a coffee table ‘must have’! What a great gift to brighten someone’s day, or just for yourself. These prints and postcards are the work of Canadian Etsy seller Shannon Alexandra from Gus and Abby - take a peek! […]
Posted on 11. Sep, 2013 by Cate.
I really enjoy discovering artistic talent, especially when I find someone with that magic skill of capturing the essence of a pet’s personality. So, I hope it’s easy to see how it was impossible for me to not post these excellent and delicate pieces from UK artist Abby Wright. The fine line work and the soulful eyes […]
Posted on 08. Sep, 2013 by Cate.
There’s nothing cuter than a sausage dog, except maybe a sausage dog wearing a stripy sweater? Lizzes Beautiful Art creates these adorable brooches so you can have and wear both! After being laser cut from Baltic Birch wood, Elizabeth hand paints them with your choice of colour, and then finishes them off with a satin varnish. […]
Posted on 13. Aug, 2013 by Cate.
Hounds of Bath in England is the work of artist Lorraine Corrigan. Lorraine works with wire, papier mâché, and old book pages to capture the delicate features of the breeds she loves the best, such as Whippet, Borzoi, Greyhound and Saluki. She began sculpting dogs with paper around four years ago and has now developed a sophisticated technique using layers […]
Posted on 31. Jul, 2013 by Cate.
Combine your best friend’s treats, a little play and a ‘Wobble Ball’ and you’re sure to tease, captivate and reward! This new toy from P.L.A.Y Pet Lifestyle provides your pup with hours of stimulating interactive fun and a snippet of food at the end! Ahhh perfect you say, but that’s not all, the Wobble Ball’s […]
Posted on 09. Jul, 2013 by Cate.
Here we go again, into the world of custom pet portraits, and if you’re anything like me, you just can’t get enough. These wonderful illustrations from London artist Dani Williams with their delicate muted colours and attention to detail reflect the innocence of each pet beautifully. Available as prints, cards, buttons and even fun dress-up dolls, you […]
Posted on 08. Jul, 2013 by Cate.
The UK company Jonny’s Sister is famously known in the UK for their Love Letter cushions. Along the way, they have added more fun products to their collections which have become equally as popular, including letter bunting, personalized tea-towels and even carving boards to name but a few examples. Everything is handmade to order and created from top […]
Posted on 12. Jun, 2013 by Cate.
Fedor is a Norwegian Forest Cat, he travels a lot and often finds himself adopting various costumes as a disguise. His creator Anna Druzhininoj creates some cute professions for Fedor including Milkman, Woodsman, Sailor and Painter to name just a few, and all by hand. The lovely little details are so endearing, but the adorable poses […]
Posted on 15. Apr, 2013 by Cate.
We can always rely on Best in Park to deliver quintessentially posh outfits for the discerning gent, and these certainly fit the bill. Although they are perfect for the approaching cooler temperatures in Australia, there’s still time for our little guys to take advantage of such elegance, and I’ sure that most wouldn’t hesitate to […]