22 May

Cat Bathroom Decor – Fun Accents to Add a Feline Touch

My parents just had their bathroom beautifully renovated. Since they’re cat lovers (of course), I thought adding a bit of cat bathroom decor would be a thoughtful gift to bless their new space.

After all, the bathroom is really the cat’s domain, right? Whether drinking from the faucet, unrolling toilet paper, or sleeping in the sink, cats love the bathroom. I can’t remember the last time I didn’t see that little paw under the door when I was trying to get some privacy…

As I began searching for the perfect gift, I realized my Kitty Curator readers might enjoy shopping with me! Check out my finds and let me know what you like in the comments. Scroll to the bottom to see what I chose for my parents’ gift.

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26 Apr

Let’s Celebrate Adopt a Shelter Pet Day with a Giveaway!

April 30th is National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day. Rescuing cats (and dogs!) is a cause near and dear to my heart, so Kitty Curator is celebrating the occasion by hosting a special giveaway!

You could win a beautiful pet portrait from artist Kayla Erickson + a $25 donation to the animal shelter of your choice. I’d also love to profile the winner’s final portrait in an upcoming blog post. Make your cat famous!

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9 Apr

Etsy Shops for Cat Lovers: Meet Niaski & Her Artist Cat Series

NiaskiI decided to begin a new blog series, Etsy Shops for Cat Lovers, where I’ll introduce some of my favorite artists. I had to start off with Niaski because I’m madly in love with every single item in this shop! I can’t decide if it’s the vibrant colorful designs or the clever homage to famous artists, but either way, I’m a fan.

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4 Apr

28 Delightful Cat Fabric Designs from Spoonflower

I found a treasure trove of cat fabric designs on Spoonflower! Their online marketplace has thousands of quirky, modern and cute styles by talented independent artists all over the world. After scrolling through 100+ pages of amazing illustrations, here are 28 of my favorites.

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28 Mar

8 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Pet Portrait Artist

Choosing a pet portrait artist is no easy task! You want the finished portrait to capture your pet’s personality and be a beautiful addition to your home. If you’ve never commissioned a piece of art, it can feel a little daunting. Not to worry!

With the help of several experienced pet portrait artists, I’ve compiled eight questions that will give you the confidence to find and choose the perfect artist. Once you’re ready, don’t forget to check out my Pet Portrait Directory with over 80 talented artists.

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