Jul 30 2015

Abigail, miniature Birman cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max Bailey

Abigail, miniature Birman cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyAbigail is a handmade miniature original, one-of-a-kind cat art doll, hand painted and hand sculpted in paperclay by artist Max Bailey.

Abigail, miniature Birman cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyAbigail’s eyes are beautifully blue. She is a Birman kitten whose sweet face endears her to everyone who meets her.

Abigail, miniature Birman cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyAbigail looks directly at you, wide-eyed and trusting, with an air of innocence.

Abigail, miniature Birman cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyYou would never think she would be anything other than well-behaved, which of course she is.

Abigail, miniature Birman cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyAbigail’s pretty blue-green dress has lots of ruffles down the front and around the neck.

Abigail, miniature Birman cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyThe ruffles are trimmed in mauve.

Abigail, miniature Birman cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyShe sits in her white wooden chair, which is carved with spirals and decorative cut-outs.

Abigail, miniature Birman cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyIt is her favorite chair and comes with her.

Abigail, miniature Birman cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyAbigail is a one-of-a-kind work of art, and is meant for display only. She was sculpted from paperclay in multiple stages, to allow for drying and detailing.

Abigail, miniature Birman cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyAbigail was painted under a magnifying light, with tiny brushes, one hair at a time. She is signed and sealed with matte varnish for protection and preservation, and comes with a certificate of authenticity.

Abigail, miniature Birman cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyAbigail is 1:12 scale. (One inch equals one foot.) She is 1 and 1/2 inches tall, not including her ears.

Abigail, miniature Birman cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyAbigail will be available for adoption on eBay the week of Thursday, July 30 through August 6, 2015.


Jul 23 2015

Otis, miniature ginger tabby Persian, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max Bailey

Otis, miniature ginger Persian, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyOtis is a handmade miniature original, one-of-a-kind cat art doll, hand painted and hand sculpted in paperclay by artist Max Bailey.

Otis, miniature ginger Persian, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyThis is Otis. He’s a ginger tabby Persian kitten who is very young, and still has blue eyes.

Otis, miniature ginger Persian, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyOtis loves trains. He has a little wooden train set that he plays with for hours.

Otis, miniature ginger Persian, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyOtis dreams of being a conductor on a train just like this one.

Otis, miniature ginger Persian, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyHe loves the thought of calling, “All aboard,” and thinks about how he will cheerfully greet his passengers and attend to all of their needs.

Otis, miniature ginger Persian, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyHe’ll check their tickets, and make sure he knows where they’re going.

Otis, miniature ginger Persian, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyOtis will call out the name of each station in advance, and signal the engineer when to stop.

Otis, miniature ginger Persian, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyHe’ll gently tap the passengers who have fallen asleep, and make sure they get off at the right stop with the right baggage.

Otis, miniature ginger Persian, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyThen he’ll signal the engineer to start the train again.

Otis, miniature ginger Persian, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyOtis wears blue and white striped overalls, and a pale yellow sweater. He comes with his train set, as he’d never go anywhere without it.

Otis, miniature ginger Persian, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyOtis is a one-of-a-kind work of art, and is meant for display only. He was sculpted from paperclay in multiple stages, to allow for drying and detailing.

Otis, miniature ginger Persian, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyOtis was painted under a magnifying light, with tiny brushes, one hair at a time. He is signed and sealed with matte varnish for protection and preservation, and comes with a certificate of authenticity.

Otis, miniature ginger Persian, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyOtis is 1:12 scale. (One inch equals one foot.) He is 1 and 3/8 inches tall.

Otis, miniature ginger Persian, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyOtis will be available for adoption on eBay the week of Thursday, July 30-August 6, 2015.


Jul 16 2015

Sweetie, miniature bi-color Ragdoll mix, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max Bailey

Sweetie, miniature bi-color Ragdoll mix, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileySweetie is a handmade miniature original, one-of-a-kind cat art doll, hand painted and hand sculpted in paperclay by artist Max Bailey, and this is what she has to say:

Sweetie, miniature bi-color Ragdoll mix, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyWhen I was very little, they named me Sweetie. That’s not my fault.

Sweetie, miniature bi-color Ragdoll mix, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyThey bought me this pink dress, with a ruffle around the neck. I don’t like pink. Barbie wears pink.

Sweetie, miniature bi-color Ragdoll mix, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyThis chair with all the flowers on it is not my style, but at least it’s soft.

Sweetie, miniature bi-color Ragdoll mix, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyI’d like my food served in a cut glass goblet, with jewels. I saw it on TV. The jewels are my idea.

Sweetie, miniature bi-color Ragdoll mix, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyBy the way, I don’t mind a few pets, but I don’t like to be patted on the head. I find it condescending.

Sweetie, miniature bi-color Ragdoll mix, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyI suppose they mean well, even though they’re misguided. I have to go now. They’re calling me for dinner.

Sweetie, miniature bi-color Ragdoll mix, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyDrop by again sometime when I’m not so busy.

Sweetie, miniature bi-color Ragdoll mix, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileySweetie is a one-of-a-kind work of art, and is meant for display only. She was sculpted from paperclay in multiple stages, to allow for drying and detailing.

Sweetie, miniature bi-color Ragdoll mix, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileySweetie was painted under a magnifying light, with tiny brushes, one hair at a time. She is signed and sealed with matte varnish for protection and preservation, and comes with a certificate of authenticity.

Sweetie, miniature bi-color Ragdoll mix, cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileySweetie is 1:12 scale. (One inch equals one foot.) She is 1 and 1/2 inches tall, not including her ears.

Update: Sweetie has been adopted. Thank you!


Jul 9 2015

Becka, miniature bi-color Ragdoll cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max Bailey

Becka, miniature bi-color Ragdoll cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyBecka is a handmade miniature original, one-of-a-kind cat art doll, hand painted and hand sculpted in paperclay by artist Max Bailey.

Becka is a sweet bi-color Ragdoll kitten with lovely blue eyes.

Becka, miniature bi-color Ragdoll cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyShe likes to sit quietly in her parlor chair where she watches the door, waiting to greet any visitors that might stop by.

Becka, miniature bi-color Ragdoll cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyIf visitors arrive, Becka will observe them for a while to make sure they are pleasant and nice. Then she will greet them warmly and ask if they would like to play kitty games.

Becka, miniature bi-color Ragdoll cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileySometimes they would, and Becka is delighted. Sometimes they don’t know how, and Becka is happy to show them how to run and jump and pounce on make-believe things.

Becka, miniature bi-color Ragdoll cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyBecka’s pretty chair is made of carved wood, with a round back, and it is upholstered in ivory fabric. It is Becka’s personal favorite, and comes with her.

Becka, miniature bi-color Ragdoll cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyBecka wears a simple pale orange dress with a vibrant orange bow at the neckline. It has a white collar and white cuffs trimmed with blue, and four black buttons down the front.

Becka, miniature bi-color Ragdoll cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyBecka is a one-of-a-kind work of art, and is meant for display only. She was sculpted from paperclay in multiple stages, to allow for drying and detailing.

Becka, miniature bi-color Ragdoll cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyBecka was painted under a magnifying light, with tiny brushes, one hair at a time. She is signed and sealed with matte varnish for protection and preservation, and comes with a certificate of authenticity.

Becka, miniature bi-color Ragdoll cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyBecka is 1:12 scale. (One inch equals one foot.) She is 1 and 1/2 inches tall, not including her ears.

Becka, miniature bi-color Ragdoll cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyBecka is available for $85.00, plus shipping. Please inquire to ruffings@ruffings.com 
or click here to visit Becka’s listing on Etsy.