by Janet Blue on January 27, 2018

Caturday Art

I have gone back in time for the photo I used as the basis for today’s art. It features our Blue angels, Madison (front) and MacKenzie (back). The photo was taken on December 11, 2009. Both boys passed away in 2011. To read more about these kitties, click on “The Felines” tab at the top of the page.


Blue angels in art


I absolutely loved these man-cats, and they totally loved each other. Finding them snuggled together was not unusual.

basis for blue angels in art

Original Photo

Again this week, I used the Painnt app. I like it, as once you have decided on and applied an effect, it can be manipulated in dozens of ways by various percentages. I created my art with the Desigual effect and made changes to the color, color composition and detail. The plain blue border was added with Picasa and the flower accents with piZap.

The arty photo is my submission for Athena Cat Goddess Wise Kitty’s Caturday Art blog hop. This is a great hop, giving you the opportunity to use your imagination and creativity. It’s also a great way to save a “bad” photo.

If you’d like to join the hop or just view the art, click on Athena’s badge.

Sunday Selfies Reminder

Time to straighten your furs and get out your best smile. We’ll be hopping tomorrow with a special guest host. Kitties Blue are doing the happy dance as none of them will be called upon. Looking forward to seeing all our old friends and maybe some new ones as well.





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MrJackFreckles/Pipo/Angel-Minko January 29, 2018 at 2:35 am

That is a nice art of your two sweet angels. Those memories are always so precious.
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Marv January 28, 2018 at 6:43 pm

Gosh! All cuddled together! They are so cute they make Mommy squee!!!
And the Art only enhanses them!
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Sasha January 28, 2018 at 3:44 am

We hope Taylor finds a forever home soon that is wonderful.


Athena January 28, 2018 at 3:15 am

Beautiful photo!


meowmeowmans January 27, 2018 at 11:06 pm

That original photo of your angel mancats is SO sweet, and we love the way your artwork turned out! We’re looking forward to tomorrow’s hop!


Cathy Keisha January 27, 2018 at 9:34 pm

Nice! Did you know blue is the most popular color on the internet?
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Cleo January 27, 2018 at 8:11 pm

A very sweet photo indeed.


Melissa & Mudpie January 27, 2018 at 6:59 pm

What a sweet photo!


Edie Chase January 27, 2018 at 6:51 pm

That’s a really cute photo.


The Florida Furkids January 27, 2018 at 6:23 pm

So sweet and you made it into great artwork!!

The Florida Furkids with Bazillion smoochies and tons of love to Mau from Allie.
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The Island Cats January 27, 2018 at 5:04 pm

We love the art effect. It really enhances that sweet photo.
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Jackie Avery January 27, 2018 at 4:35 pm

Lovely art, and the original photo is so sweet too.
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The Swiss Cats January 27, 2018 at 3:34 pm

Wonderful art ! What a sweet photo ! Purrs


Seville at Nerissa's Life January 27, 2018 at 2:50 pm

You created a truly lovely work of art, for sure. PURRS.
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BeadedTail January 27, 2018 at 12:21 pm

Awww! We love this pic too. So sweet!
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Ellen Pilch January 27, 2018 at 10:41 am

That is a sweet photo of your handsome angel boys. XO


Brian Frum January 27, 2018 at 9:08 am

We love that sweet art too!
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Linda Arthur Tejera January 27, 2018 at 8:17 am

That came out absolutely gorgeous! How sweet they look. Probably doing the same thing right now! <3 <3
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Roby Sweet January 27, 2018 at 7:52 am

That came out looking great! I love seeing cats cuddled up together. Paisley and Webster used to do that all the time, but not so much anymore.


Teddy January 27, 2018 at 6:00 am

That’s such a sweet photo of the boys cuddled up in the bed……keeping warm and sharing a space so closely. Obviously they were best buddies. I’m sure they continue to snuggle at the Bridge…..We love the artsy effects too – Paaint is one program we’ve not tried yet but probably should – this looks BEAUTIFUL and “soft”……….Happy Saturday too everyone!

Love, Teddy
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Lone Star Cats January 27, 2018 at 3:14 am

What a sweet photo!
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Summer January 27, 2018 at 3:01 am

What a sweet photo – no wonder it inspired you.
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