Santa Paws by Theresa Rowe Obert
2019 Cat’N Around Catskill – Cat #17
Sponsored by: Fortnightly Club of Catskill
Description: This is a Saint Nicholas cat for kittens. He is clad in a traditional Santa Claus hat and coat. On his back, he carries a bag full of toys for good little pets. See his partner, “Mrs. Santa Paws.”
About the Artist: This artist enjoys designing holiday-theme art. Last season she displayed “Bewitched” and in 2012 “Cat-o-Lantern” plus “Leprecat” in 2011 for Cat’n Around Catskill. She also painted “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree” for Saugerties and “Holly Jolly Trolley” for Highland in previous years along with dozens of additional projects in Coxsackie, Greenville, Ravena-Coeymans and on the MountainTop where she was raised. She has often been involved in The Arts, having majored in art education at Ladycliff College, teaching elementary classes, adult ed. and senior citizens plus working in publishing after attending Fordham.