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New mug designs

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New for 2017! I have designed a selection of six collectible mugs exclusively for renowned ceramic manufacturers McLaggan Smith in Scotland.    You can purchase the mugs directly from the McLaggan Smith online store (worldwide shipping is available). For an extra fee you can even personalise the mugs on the handle or inside base. Scroll down the page to see the designs in more detail. Four of the designs are in the capacious 'Quite Big' size: Height: 90mmDiameter: 85mmCapacity: 400ml£11.00 Two of the designs are in the daintier 'Standard' size: Height: 80mmDiameter: 30mmCapacity: 300ml£9.50 'Quite Big' mugs Loving Felines You're Purrfect Sweetheart Flash Mog 'Standard' mugs...

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New ornaments

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  Find these in the Christmas section

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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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Goddess cats: Athena and Theia

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Two new feline goddess paintings are available for autumn 2016. Discover all my latest paintings for sale in the Original Paintings collection. Please remember to select 'special delivery' at checkout on all original artworks so that I can provide a tracked, signed and insured service. If you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact me. Athena by Kim Haskins, 2016 Price: £180 Starring a ginger and rainbow tabby fluffy cat peering out against an opulent background of turquoise.and light-catching flecks of gold leaf. Painted on 8x8" canvas in 2016; signed, varnished and unframed. Can be hung framed or unframed, or stood on...

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Which is purrtiest?

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Over 100 people kindly offered their opinion on Facebook.com/KimHaskinsArt and Instagram.com/Haskins.Kim over which print of my painting 'Purrty' was most appealing to them: the one with punchy, bright colours or the one with soft pastel hues? Around 30% opted for the latter, which means that a print of 'Purrty' in her most vivid form will be trialled as a poster print and greetings card which will go on sale on the website on 20 June 2016. The other image may be printed later in the year. 'Purrty' is originally a painting on gold leaf with a coating of resin over...

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