Friday, February 10, 2012

Sacha and the fine art of sleeping ...

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drawing copyright Judith Nijholt-Strong
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Sacha the Cat - Sleeping 
Colored pencils on Arches HP paper ~ 5.5"h x 3.5"w
February, 2012

Sacha has taken up "the fine art of hibernating" for the winter, spending most of her time on her favorite pillow in my studio.  She's pretty much beside herself with all the snow and ice we have now; doesn't want to go out and whines about it when she's not sleeping, of course. 

Undoubtedly, she's dreaming, (or scheming), about Spring and all those "delicious", fat, birds in the trees she sees from the back window of our house. Uh-oh! Watch out birdies!!


tot ziens,
Judy
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1 comment:

Threadspider said...

Sometimes I think no other animal on this planet has worked so hard to reach absolute contentment as cats.Although, when I say worked, Sacha is hiding her efforts beautifully beneath that peaceful exterior. Dream (scheme) on little cat.
Gorgeous drawing.

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