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

Louellen, miniature gray-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyLouellen is a gray-and-white kitten with pale green eyes.

Louellen, miniature gray-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyOn summer mornings, you will almost always find Louellen in the garden, sitting on her carved stone bench.

Louellen, miniature gray-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyShe’s an early riser. While everyone else is asleep, she is watching the sun come up.

Louellen, miniature gray-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyShe sees the morning glories open, and hears the birds’ first songs that signal the start of a brand new day.

Louellen, miniature gray-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyLouellen can’t imagine why anyone would want to sleep in the early mornings. She calls to them to come out, but they don’t seem to share her enthusiasm.

Louellen, miniature gray-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyThis morning, Louellen put on her pretty pale green dress. It has a pink ruffle bordered in gold around the neck and down the front.

Louellen, miniature gray-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyHer bench is curved and has an ornate design of circles and scrolls.

Louellen, miniature gray-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyLouellen 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.

Louellen, miniature gray-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyLouellen 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.

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

Louellen, miniature gray-and-white cat art doll, handmade original, one-of-a-kind kitten by artist Max BaileyLouellen is available for $85.00, plus shipping. Please inquire to ruffings@ruffings.com 
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