Author Archives: Carol Lew

It’s National Feral Cat Day!

Today is National Feral Cat Day. You’d never see a feral cat in a dress, that’s for sure. But this day is meaningful to me because helping feral cats is a cause I spend a fair amount of time volunteering … Continue reading

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Pug Social 2017, Green Mountain Pug Rescue

Well we don’t leave our beautiful Berkshires very often, so when we do, there’s got to be a very good reason. Last weekend, we had one. We packed up our two Puggies, Bunsen Bean and Mabeline, and we went to … Continue reading

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A customer who bought my prints wrote……

“I mean, I HAD to. Adorable!” My Shop

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My Portraits in Denmark

Nordal, a really fantastic Home Decor company in Denmark, is carrying my prints now. Here’s their blog post about our collaboration. The family company Nordal brings you carefully picked out products, selected with your daily life and high functionality in … Continue reading

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My Exhibit at the Civilization Museum in Quebec

I am proud to participate in this museum‘s exploration into the world of cats. My artwork is in a room where visitors are encouraged to sit with a (real-looking) cat and experience the joys of purring. An exhibition that lets … Continue reading

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Bunsen – A Great Little Helper

Bunsen is never far from me as I go about my day fulfilling mail orders, painting portraits, working on my computer. And it’s only fitting that he pull his weight in the family to help out. He is particularly suited … Continue reading

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Huffington Post Says My Portraits Are So Bad, They’re Good

I’ll take it! In a recent Huffington Post article about hilarious white elephant gifts, my Lady Pom Pom was chosen among 18 other gems of gifts people might give at a Yankee swap for the entertainment of it. My Old … Continue reading

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A Feature About Me in Rural Intelligence

Love this article that just came out today. It’s so well-written that even I’m extra-super inspired about my paintings today! Featured Creatures: The Old World Pet Portraits Of Carol Lew By Amy Krzaik My cat, Oliver, believes himself to be … Continue reading

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Bugus Bunsen Bean

Anyone who has the pleasure and privilege of sharing their lives with pets, has also experienced the sad, empty feeling when you lose them. Over the last five months, we lost our beloved Louise and Walter to old-age issues. For … Continue reading

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The Bees in My Loft

I am a first year beekeeper. Actually, I have been told that I can’t claim the beekeeper title until I have hives that survive for a whole year. I’m doing the beekeeping thing a little different than most folks; my … Continue reading

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