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New posters! And framing suggestions...

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I've just released four new high-quality poster prints at just £9 each - the collection is growing! Three of my popular love-themed 'ink' designs are included in the set: Loving Feline, You're Purrfect and Sweetheart. As these are a commercially-standard A3 size (precisely 29.7 x 42.0cm / 11.69 x16.53 inches, or 30x40cm / 12x16inches if you prefer to round things up), it's quite easy to find affordable frames and mounts for these posters yourself (eg try IKEA). The other new poster is 'Rita's Cats', below, featuring four fluffy ragdolls and a green-eyed tabby mog:  

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New ornaments

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  Find these in the Christmas section

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More ornaments coming soon!

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After such a difficult time dealing with recent copyright infringement issues, making heart-shaped ornaments ahead of this year's Christmas season has been an enjoyable and uplifting task. This year I'm applying a thick, glossy coat of resin to each one to add extra shine and protection when hung on display. The downside is that it takes at least 24 hours to dry, so it's time-consuming but absolutely worth it. Gold leaf and glitter makes for an especially striking effect under resin! The first lot of ornaments sold out within 48 hours, but I've been making more in the meantime. I'll give...

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Local Etsy Christmas Market

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It's that time of year again, and I'll be back at the fabulous Esty/Cambridge Made Christmas Fair where over 30 designer-makers from the Cambridge Made team of Etsy sellers will be selling their wares.  The fun takes place at St Andrews Street Baptist church in central Cambridge from 1-3 Dec. I'll have tree decorations, sketches, Christmas cards and other bits of my work for sale. Come down and enjoy a day out! Thursday 1st December: 12-8pm (late-night shopping)Friday 2nd December: 10am -6.30pmSaturday 3rd December: 10am-6.30pm

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'Flower Purr' auction

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Continuing my efforts to raise funds to cover legal & admin costs regarding the art theft issue, I've been digging into my personal collection for artworks to auction. I've just listed these 'Flower Purr' paintings and a drawing on eBay. One listing is for two matching paintings, and the other is for an ink painting on paper. Auctions end on Sunday 23 October between 2-3pm GMT+1. You can find out more about the artworks on the listings: http://www.ebay.co.uk/usr/kimhaskinsart      

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