Wee Orphan by Pam Humbargar


Small (21.6" x 16.4")


Sizing Information

Small 21.6" x 16.4"
Medium 30.8" x 23.4"
Large 43.6" x 33.2"
Note: Includes a 3/16" white border


  • Printed on 185gsm semi gloss poster paper
  • Custom cut to three maximum sizes – A2, A1 & A0
  • 5mm white border to assist in framing
  • Tack them to your bedroom door, or frame

Pastel painting on tinted 9″ × 12″ Strathmore pastel paper.

This work is inspired by, and dedicated to, all of our world’s orphans…my painting is based upon a stunning, heart-rending photograph of an abandoned kitten, taken by Red Bubble member, Mike Ross, who so kindly allowed me to use it as a reference for this work.
Features: Cats & Dogs; Pets Are Us; Revealed; Cee’s Fun and Artsy Friends; Art Universe; Cat’s Pajamas

The story has a happy ending and the kitten found a loving home:)
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Thank you for visiting my site. I work only in traditional mediums—primarily, oils, pastels, charcoal, and graphite.

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  • Dawn M. Becker
    Dawn M. Beckerabout 4 years ago

    awww…little sweet baby…beautiful :o)

  • Thank you for the lovely comment!!!

    – Pam Humbargar

  • ♥⊱ B. Randi Bailey
    ♥⊱ B. Randi Ba...about 4 years ago

    Aww-delivers such impact! Gorgeous little baby!

  • Thank you for the kind words, Randi, I really appreciate it!

    – Pam Humbargar

  • AngieDavies
    AngieDaviesabout 4 years ago

    Soooo glad to hear this had a happy ending for the kitten! What a sweet little soul! Wonderful pastel painting, so realistic!

  • Thank you for stopping by Angie and for the wonderful comment!

    – Pam Humbargar

  • Mark Ross
    Mark Rossabout 4 years ago

    Oh Pam, I love it! You know how to work with pastels. Just beautiful to see! This is the highest form of compliment one can ever receive Thank you for that! :7)

  • Thanks Mark, I’m thrilled that you like what I did with this! Your photograph of the kitten is absolutely stunning, and I truly appreciate your allowing me to use it!!!

    – Pam Humbargar

  • Laura J. Holman
    Laura J. Holmanabout 4 years ago

    Oh that FACE! Wonderful work Pam!

  • Thank you for the lovely comment Laura!

    – Pam Humbargar

  • shootback
    shootbackabout 4 years ago

    Very cool looking little creature, Pammy…it turned out fabulous!!

  • Thanks Toddy, glad you like how this turned out!

    – Pam Humbargar

  • Meg Hart
    Meg Hartabout 4 years ago

    Gorgeous work Pam! :)

  • Thanks for the wonderful comment Meg!

    – Pam Humbargar

  • lcretyi
    lcretyiabout 4 years ago

  • How nice!!! Thank you so much for featuring my kitten painting!!!

    – Pam Humbargar

  • Marie Sharp
    Marie Sharpabout 4 years ago

    Such a cute capture! Congratulations on your feature!

  • Marie Sharp
    Marie Sharpabout 4 years ago

    I just noticed this is a painting…..so real looking…..great work!

  • Thank you for the kind comment Marie, I appreciate it!

    – Pam Humbargar

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