SquidCat Thinks

January 2021 Releases!

New Releases

January 2021 Releases!

New year new stuff! This upcoming release brings you 2 new prints and a whopping 6 new cards! I hopped around a little bit this time, working with some old projects and some new. Allow me to introduce you to the newest designs! From popular demand, my pet sympathy card We Remember has been made into a print. I created this painting around the time I lost my dear cat Archimedes, and it brought great comfort to me, as I hope it brings to others too. The second art print is a continuation of my Chinese Zodiac series, the Year...

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January Inspiration

Idea Junkyard (Things that Inspire Me)

January Inspiration

This year, I thought it might be fun to share each month what creativity is inspiring me behind the scenes! I call it my Idea Junkyard – it’s always hard to pinpoint where exactly ideas come from, but I suspect it’s the confluence of all my favorite things. 

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Bellavenue Manor

Shops and Shows

Bellavenue Manor

I’m very pleased to introduce a new shop to my brick and mortar friends list, right here in Ohio!

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Folk Tale Week

On My Desk

Folk Tale Week

If you’ve been with me for a while, you may have observed that I have something of an obsession with art challenges. What you may not know is that I am also obsessed with fairy tales, myths, legends and old traditions! So, what I’ve been getting ready for currently is something called Folk Tale Week. Folk Tale Week is an art challenge that celebrates folktales around the world, and takes place November 23rd-29th! What a great combination of two of my very favorite things! This years prompts are: 1. Birth 2. Ritual 3. Courtship 4. Solstice 5. Death 6. Harvest 7. Dance...

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Show Updates!

Shops and Shows

Show Updates!

I’m sorry to let you know that with COVID cases on the rise again here in Ohio, German Village Maker’s Market has cancelled their show on 12/6 in an effort to help keep everyone safe. Although we won’t be able to meet in person again this year, the good news is that I still have 2 virtual shows coming up soon, along with some sales and giveaways! Shop Holiday Handmade: 11/28-11/29 Shop Holiday Handmade is a collaborative online event by three regional maker-focused markets.⁠⁠ Cleveland Bazaar, Crafty Mart (Akron) and Pittsburgh's I Made It! Market present 150 curated makers, artists...

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