Watercolour illustration with pencil.

This is my cat, Monkey. She’s a very good model because she only moves if someone does it for her. I wanted to paint the peace I find amongst shelves of books.

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Front page feature -2009
-Featured in Art at it’s best – March 2010
-International superheroes of Drawing and Illustration
-Top ten in Cats ‘n Dogs Challenge & feature -March 2010
Featured on the art page – March 2010
-Paws ’n’ Claws – March 2010
-Animal Fantasy and Whimsy – March 2010
-Pets are Us – April 2010
-Newmans Pet Tees and Art – July 2010
-Painters in Modern Times – July 2010
-Vintage Art Storybook – Aug 2010

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sarah mac illustration, peace, watercolour, library, feline, birman, sarah mac, cat, book, love, pet, nursey, living room, muted colours, federation green, retro, antique

Draws, paints, drinks coffee and walks the dog. Thanks for stopping by.

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  • salsbells69
    salsbells69over 5 years ago

    That is a fabulous water colour! What a lovely scene! You should put this in the for the love of cats group as well.. its beautiful work!

  • Sarah  Mac
    Sarah Macover 5 years ago

    Thankyou! I just found that group and have submitted it. Thanks for your comment!

  • Peter Zentjens
    Peter Zentjensover 5 years ago

    Perfect! Just like the life of that cat. :)

  • Hehe, thanks Peter.

    – Sarah Mac

  • Anita Inverarity
    Anita Inverarityover 5 years ago

    So delightful- a lovely painting xx

  • Thanks for the kind words!

    – Sarah Mac

  • © Karin  Taylor
    © Karin Taylorover 5 years ago

    magnificent work sarah ;)

  • (belated) thankyou Karin!

    – Sarah Mac

  • Charlie08
    Charlie08over 5 years ago

    Aww.. love the expression on monkey’s face! Wonderful work.

  • Thanks so much!

    – Sarah Mac

  • WaleskaL
    WaleskaLover 5 years ago

    Stunning, it fits perfectly in our First Things Group!

  • Shanina Conway
    Shanina Conwayover 5 years ago

    Beautiful work Sarah…Hi from another Gold Coaster;)

  • waves
    Hi Shanina, and thankyou!

    – Sarah Mac

  • adgray
    adgrayabout 5 years ago

    OH YES!!! another stunning books & cats piece!!!
    & I absolutely would die for the chair!!! Green is my fave colour!
    oh to snuggle up with a good book there!
    Brilliant! ☼
    Chookas! ♥

  • Thanks Chookas!

    – Sarah Mac

  • Marion  Cullen
    Marion Cullenabout 5 years ago

    Oh the serenity! Just love this wonderful watercolour!

  • Thankyou Marion!

    – Sarah Mac

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