Aug 27 2015

Eddie and Ethel, miniature Maine Coon cat art dolls, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kittens by artist Max Bailey

Eddie and Ethel, miniature Maine Coon cat art dolls, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kittens by artist Max BaileyEddie and Ethel are handmade miniature original, one-of-a-kind cat art dolls, hand painted and hand sculpted in paperclay by artist Max Bailey.

Eddie and Ethel, miniature Maine Coon cat art dolls, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kittens by artist Max BaileyEddie and Ethel are tabby Maine Coon kittens who live next door to each other and have been friends for all their young lives.

Eddie and Ethel, miniature Maine Coon cat art dolls, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kittens by artist Max BaileyIn the spring and summer they sit on the big white swing in Ethel’s back yard and have long conversations. Eddie likes to tell stories.

Eddie and Ethel, miniature Maine Coon cat art dolls, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kittens by artist Max Bailey“Once upon a time there was a very very handsome prince, the handsomest in all the land. He lived in a two-story house on Larkspur Lane.”

Eddie and Ethel, miniature Maine Coon cat art dolls, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kittens by artist Max Bailey“Did he have a job?” asks Ethel, who is very practical.

Eddie and Ethel, miniature Maine Coon cat art dolls, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kittens by artist Max Bailey“No. Princes don’t have jobs. They play with toys, climb trees, swing on swings, and look for princesses.”

Eddie and Ethel, miniature Maine Coon cat art dolls, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kittens by artist Max Bailey“I live on Larkspur Lane,” Ethel says. “I don’t know if I’m a princess, but maybe I am.”

Eddie and Ethel, miniature Maine Coon cat art dolls, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kittens by artist Max Bailey“You’re definitely a princess!” exclaims Eddie. “When we grow up, will you marry me?”

Eddie and Ethel, miniature Maine Coon cat art dolls, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kittens by artist Max Bailey“I will if we can still live next door to each other,” answers Ethel.

Eddie nods and looks very pleased, and very very handsome.

Eddie and Ethel, miniature Maine Coon cat art dolls, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kittens by artist Max BaileyEddie is wearing tan pants with shoulder straps and a sweater that has blue, orange, and pale gold stripes. Ethel’s dress is burnt orange with an ivory ruffled collar edged in pale orange.

Eddie and Ethel, miniature Maine Coon cat art dolls, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kittens by artist Max BaileyEddie and Ethel are one-of-a-kind works of art, and are meant for display only. They were sculpted from paperclay in multiple stages, to allow for drying and detailing.

Eddie and Ethel were painted under a magnifying light, with tiny brushes, one hair at a time. They are signed and sealed with matte varnish for protection and preservation, and come with a certificate of authenticity.

Eddie and Ethel, miniature Maine Coon cat art dolls, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kittens by artist Max BaileyEddie and Ethel are 1:12 scale. (One inch equals one foot.) Eddie is 1 and 1/2 inches tall, and so is Ethel.

Eddie and Ethel will be available for adoption on eBay the week of Thursday, August 27 through September 3, 2015.


Aug 20 2015

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

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

Gypsy, miniature calico cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyGypsy is a calico kitten with dramatic markings and yellow-green eyes.

Gypsy, miniature calico cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyShe is a free spirit. She does exactly as she pleases, and makes her way in the world on her own terms.

Gypsy, miniature calico cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyGypsy loves to explore, and if she were not so brightly colored, she would be very hard to find.

Gypsy, miniature calico cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyShe likes to perch on high places, and hide in little out-of-the-way nooks and crannies.

Gypsy, miniature calico cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileySometimes Gypsy appears from out of nowhere, and surprises everyone. She thinks that’s great fun.

Gypsy, miniature calico cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyGypsy is wearing a two-toned green dress, with a soft gold ruffled collar. She sits prettily on a wooden chair that has a woven seat.

Gypsy, miniature calico cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyGypsy 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.

Gypsy, miniature calico cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyGypsy was painted under a magnifying light, with tiny brushes, one hair at a time.

Gypsy, miniature calico cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyShe is signed and sealed with matte varnish for protection and preservation, and comes with a certificate of authenticity.

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

Gypsy, miniature calico cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyDoreen will be available for adoption on eBay the week of Thursday, August 27 through September 3, 2015.

Gypsy, miniature calico cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyGypsy’s friends are Gretchen the silver tabby American Shorthair kitten and Doreen the tabby-and-white kitten.


Aug 13 2015

Doreen, miniature tabby-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max Bailey

Doreen, miniature tabby-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyDoreen is a handmade miniature original, one-of-a-kind cat art doll, hand painted and hand sculpted in paperclay by artist Max Bailey.

Doreen, miniature tabby-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyThis is Doreen. She’s a tabby-and-white kitten with soulful green eyes and a pink nose.

Doreen, miniature tabby-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyDoreen is a daydreamer.

Doreen, miniature tabby-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyWhen she stares off into space, you know she is thinking wonderful thoughts of yummy food, pretty new dresses, and funny games to play.

Doreen, miniature tabby-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyDoreen rocks slowly in her country white rocking chair, losing track of time.

Doreen, miniature tabby-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyShe wears a bright yellow pinafore with blue polka dots, and blue edging on its ruffles.

Doreen, miniature tabby-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyHer blouse is soft pale yellow.

Doreen, miniature tabby-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyDoreen 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.

Doreen, miniature tabby-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyDoreen was painted under a magnifying light, with tiny brushes, one hair at a time.

Doreen, miniature tabby-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyShe is signed and sealed with matte varnish for protection and preservation, and comes with a certificate of authenticity.

Doreen, miniature tabby-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyDoreen is 1:12 scale. (One inch equals one foot.) She is 1 and 1/2 inches tall.

Doreen, miniature tabby-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyDoreen will be available for adoption on eBay the week of Thursday, August 13-20, 2015.


Aug 6 2015

Gretchen, miniature sliver tabby American Shorthair cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max Bailey

Gretchen, miniature sliver tabby American Shorthair cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyGretchen is a handmade miniature original, one-of-a-kind cat art doll, hand painted and hand sculpted in paperclay by artist Max Bailey.

Gretchen, miniature sliver tabby American Shorthair cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyGretchen is a silver tabby American Shorthair kitten with big captivating eyes.

Gretchen, miniature sliver tabby American Shorthair cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyGretchen is charming and good natured. She loves to be told stories, and makes up some pretty good fairy tales herself.

Gretchen, miniature sliver tabby American Shorthair cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyIn her stories, she is always the princess, or the heroine, or both, and always saves the day.

Gretchen, miniature sliver tabby American Shorthair cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyGretchen tells her stories in the parlor, sitting on her green brocade upholstered chair.

Gretchen, miniature sliver tabby American Shorthair cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyShe wears a lovely green dress with a paler green collar edged in gold, that has a big rosy rose right in the front.

Gretchen, miniature sliver tabby American Shorthair cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyGretchen is a one-of-a-kind work of art, and is meant for display only.

Gretchen, miniature sliver tabby American Shorthair cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyShe was sculpted from paperclay in multiple stages, to allow for drying and detailing.

Gretchen, miniature sliver tabby American Shorthair cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyGretchen was painted under a magnifying light, with tiny brushes, one hair at a time.

Gretchen, miniature sliver tabby American Shorthair cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyShe is signed and sealed with matte varnish for protection and preservation, and comes with a certificate of authenticity.

Gretchen, miniature sliver tabby American Shorthair cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyGretchen is 1:12 scale. (One inch equals one foot.) She is 1 and 1/2 inches tall.

Gretchen, miniature sliver tabby American Shorthair cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyUpdate: Gretchen has been adopted. Thank you!