Tuesday, October 28, 2008
Monday, October 27, 2008
Bill is an artist at Three Rings, a video game company in San Francisco. Check out his blog!
Don't forget that the deadline for art has been extended to October 31! The artwork is pouring in and we're going to have a terrific show this year. Keep it coming artists!
Saturday, October 25, 2008
ATTENTION ART FANS: It looks like there will be more than 150 pieces for sale or auction this year!
Friday, October 24, 2008
LEFT: "Daisy" framed giclee print from the original watercolor. One of three pieces donated by artist Janet Walton
RIGHT: "Diamond Foam & Fabric" signed and numbered #79 of 125 photo-offset lithograph by David Lance Goines.
LEFT: "So Many Cats" original acrylic painting by Lois Cantor. Lois has also donated some of her greeting cards, magnets and bookmarks which feature more of her art.
Many thanks to Janet, David and Lois!
Wednesday, October 22, 2008
Jennifer Keller has donated the print on the left, from her trip to Italy (and another print with cat you can see on her blog). The originals have been accepted to be in a gallery show at the of Academy of Art University , in San Francisco in December.
The piece below is an original...
To visit Jennifer's blog, click here. Thank you Jennifer!
Tuesday, October 21, 2008
Monday, October 20, 2008
Friday, October 17, 2008
Two of our Canadian artist friends have donated to Purr-Casso again...
22 cm x 27 cm in frame.
It is titled 2 KITTENS
Dave Dick has given this digital painting of a kitten in an unlikely friendship. It will be in a 4 x 6 wood frame.
Dave notes "Although the image was painted digitally the original file has been destroyed to ensure it is the only high quality print existing."
Dave is a Story Artist and Designer in the animation biz. Click here to see his blog (link opens in a new window) which has a picture of this piece in the frame.
Thank you to Maki and Dave for being repeat donors!
Wednesday, October 15, 2008
"Spoiled", hand thrown & decorated ceramic
food bowl by artist, April B.
"If You Can Read This", hand thrown & decorated
ceramic food bowl by artist, Karen Maloney.
"Flying Cat & Flying Dog" - original India ink
drawing on vintage fabric, sewn and stuffed
by artist, Patti Haskins.
Monday, October 13, 2008
A wide variety of works from local and international artists will be on display and for sale at this free event. Appetizers are being provided by Ali Cat's Catering and wine by Mutt Lynch Winery.
Miss Oakland 2008, Carly Claffey will be there in support of her platform, “A Second Chance at Love: Supporting Local Animal Rescue.”
The sale will be held Sunday, November 9th from 12-4 pm at the Hollis Street Project located at 5900 Hollis Street, Emeryville. All art work is donated and 100 percent of the proceeds benefit the cats and dogs at BEBHS.
Friday, October 10, 2008
This original acrylic on canvas titled "Peace Cat" is by Arleigh Schwarz from Ontario, Canada. Donated by Jane Stutfield. Click the photo above to see a larger version. Thank you Jane!
Leslie Cobb has donated this framed giclee print from her original painting titled "Baby Face." Click the photo above to see a larger version. Thank you Leslie!