Category Archives: animals

framed watercolor of cat

Several Original Sketches Sold

Over on my feline art sit, The Creative Cat, I post a daily sketch of my cats among other images, photos and informative articles and stories. The sketches began as a way for me to get a little practice each

framed watercolor of cat

Several Original Sketches Sold

Over on my feline art sit, The Creative Cat, I post a daily sketch of my cats among other images, photos and informative articles and stories. The sketches began as a way for me to get a little practice each

“Undercover Cat” Book Cover

Author Patricia Fry published her fourth novel in the mystery series “Klepto Cats”, this one titled Undercover Cat. I began visualizing immediately! Since Patricia and I have worked together on three other covers I have a feel for the type

“Undercover Cat” Book Cover

Author Patricia Fry published her fourth novel in the mystery series “Klepto Cats”, this one titled Undercover Cat. I began visualizing immediately! Since Patricia and I have worked together on three other covers I have a feel for the type

"Sleight of Paw" book cover design.

“Sleight of Paw” Book Cover

The final sketch with color, adding the drill on the left with the cord that winds around through everything.. Author Patricia Fry published her third novel in the mystery series “Klepto Cats”, this one titled Sleight of Paw. I’ve illustrated

"Sleight of Paw" book cover design.

“Sleight of Paw” Book Cover

The final sketch with color, adding the drill on the left with the cord that winds around through everything.. Author Patricia Fry published her third novel in the mystery series “Klepto Cats”, this one titled Sleight of Paw. I’ve illustrated

book cover design

Illustrated Book Cover: “Catnapped”

I had the opportunity to create a painted book cover illustration, with cats! Meet Rags and Layla, who figure prominently in Catnapped, by Patricia Fry. Her book has just been released as an e-book, and I have the final cover

book cover design

Illustrated Book Cover: “Catnapped”

I had the opportunity to create a painted book cover illustration, with cats! Meet Rags and Layla, who figure prominently in Catnapped, by Patricia Fry. Her book has just been released as an e-book, and I have the final cover

pet loss tribute scroll video movie slidesho

Chartiers Custom Pet Cremation 2012 Tribute Scroll

Deb Chebatoris and I are pleased to bring the third annual Tribute Scroll to you. This year I was able to break free from the Flash slideshow and create a smoother and more comprehensive presentation. The Chartiers Custom Pet Cremation

pet loss tribute scroll video movie slidesho

Chartiers Custom Pet Cremation 2012 Tribute Scroll

Deb Chebatoris and I are pleased to bring the third annual Tribute Scroll to you. This year I was able to break free from the Flash slideshow and create a smoother and more comprehensive presentation. The Chartiers Custom Pet Cremation

Cat Writers’ Association 2012 Communications Contest Awards

I’m pleased to share the news that I’ve won a number of awards for my stories and images published on and originating on The Creative Cat in the 2012 Cat Writers’ Association Communications Contest. In fact, I’m a little shocked

Cat Writers’ Association 2012 Communications Contest Awards

I’m pleased to share the news that I’ve won a number of awards for my stories and images published on and originating on The Creative Cat in the 2012 Cat Writers’ Association Communications Contest. In fact, I’m a little shocked

The Creative Cat is featured blog on Cats.About.Com

“Bernadette Kamarski combines her extraordinary art with her dedication to helping cats in a blog that is not only packed full of beautiful artwork, but also makes for fascinating reading.” Read more! Cat Blog of the Week: The Creative Cat.

The Creative Cat is featured blog on Cats.About.Com

“Bernadette Kamarski combines her extraordinary art with her dedication to helping cats in a blog that is not only packed full of beautiful artwork, but also makes for fascinating reading.” Read more! Cat Blog of the Week: The Creative Cat.

Chartiers Custom Pet Cremation 2010 Tribute Scroll

The Chartiers Custom Pet Cremation 2010 Tribute Scroll includes photos and written tributes from families who attended Pet Memorial Sunday 2010. Every year Deb encourages Pet Memorial Sunday participants to provide photos of their pets and a written tribute of

Chartiers Custom Pet Cremation 2010 Tribute Scroll

The Chartiers Custom Pet Cremation 2010 Tribute Scroll includes photos and written tributes from families who attended Pet Memorial Sunday 2010. Every year Deb encourages Pet Memorial Sunday participants to provide photos of their pets and a written tribute of

E-mail for Humane USA PA PAC Event

Not just for the sake of the design, but I’d also like to get this event out there one more time. I’ve been designing printed pieces for many years and thinking of promotion and announcements made in print as well.

E-mail for Humane USA PA PAC Event

Not just for the sake of the design, but I’d also like to get this event out there one more time. I’ve been designing printed pieces for many years and thinking of promotion and announcements made in print as well.

Hot Dogs in the Strip This Saturday!

It’s a street fair for the animals this Saturday as the Animal Rescue League takes over a block of the Strip District! Join us from noon to 7:00 p.m. at 2701 Penn Avenue. Seventeen vendors will be offering things for

Hot Dogs in the Strip This Saturday!

It’s a street fair for the animals this Saturday as the Animal Rescue League takes over a block of the Strip District! Join us from noon to 7:00 p.m. at 2701 Penn Avenue. Seventeen vendors will be offering things for

McDonald Pet Parade, Saturday, May 8

I’ll be participating in the second annual McDonald McPet Parade in McDonald, PA this coming Saturday, May 8. I’ll have a booth with merchandise and a display of portrait samples, and it’s just too bad I can’t take one or

McDonald Pet Parade, Saturday, May 8

I’ll be participating in the second annual McDonald McPet Parade in McDonald, PA this coming Saturday, May 8. I’ll have a booth with merchandise and a display of portrait samples, and it’s just too bad I can’t take one or