...and their feline friends (small domestic cats only!!)

MATT YOUR CAT (high quality submissions please)

This challenge closed almost 6 years ago.

The Challenge

This summer challenge is seeking your ‘best of the best’ portrait of your domestic cat. A portrait you would consider matting and framing to hang on your wall. It should be of exceptional quality and composition.
(Something you would see in an art gallery or perhaps in a calendar featuring cats.)
Note: In addition, anything out of focus, and/or not meeting the additional requirements below will be removed without notice.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for…
-A clear, well composed portrait.
-Quality work worthy of being matted and framed!!

Rewards & Prizes

1st place
-A $20 US RedBubble voucher
-The respect & awe of your fellow TTC&TFF
-Challenge Winners Banner
-A special message sent out to the entire group acknowledging your win and also dedicated entirely to your work. (featuring the winning image and drawing attention to other images in your gallery.)
-Group avatar for one week

2nd place to 10th place
-Top Ten Placement Banner
-Respect and awe of your fellow TTC&TFF
-2nd & 3rd place finishers will be featured artists for one week on our group homepage

Additional Information

Not accepted:
-snap shots
-people in the image
-poor quality images
-t-shirts & writings
-macro’s & collages
-no cat part close-ups, such as throat, one eye, nose etc….
-want to see a clear, quality image of a cat!

Note: Please be sure to also add your challenge entry to our group as well.
Note: Mat? Matt? Matte? = Matted Hhmmm….

Cover Image: Black Minnaloushe watches the Moon by Megan Noble


The Top Ten

Black Minnaloushe watches the Moon by Megan Noble

Black Minnaloushe watches the Moon by Megan Noble was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 8 votes.

  • Cookie by Marija
  • Ready For a Nap by EvaMarIza
  • Gingerboy in HDR. by Lynne Haselden
  • My Handsome Prince by Marcia Rubin
  • Night Night Archie by KAGPhotography
  • Moment of reflection by Barry Doherty
  • SushiDoll by meowiyer
  • What Big Eyes You Have.... by Sally Green
  • monsy by rainbowvortex

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