Animal Drawings by Ross T Boyd, Enter to Win a Set of Notecards!

Tue, Mar 23, 2010

Art & Sculpture, Giveaways

House Cat Drawings by Ross T Boyd

I wanted to share with you these beautiful pen and ink drawings by my friend, Phoenix-based artist Ross T. Boyd. Ross has been drawing animals of all kinds for decades, spending hours and hours on each image.  These are some of my favorite images of house cats, especially the first one, called “Cattitude,” which looks just like my new kitten McKinley.

Ross shows his drawings at various art events around town, and he now has a CafePress store so animal lovers everywhere can get Ross’ drawings on all sorts of merchandise. Right now the shop includes Ross’ house cats as well as some of his wild cat drawings. Choose your own t-shirt, sweatshirt, greeting cards, buttons, magnets, mugs, and even tile coasters with any one of the drawings. Here are some of the items with the house cat drawings:

Ross T Boyd Drawings at CafePress

ENTER TO WIN A SET OF HOUSE CAT NOTECARDS!

We are giving away a set of four notecards with some of the house cat drawings shown below. To enter, please visit Ross’ CafePress Store, then come back here and leave a comment on this post telling us which is your favorite drawing. The winner will be chosen in a random drawing on March 31. One entry per person. This giveaway is open to readers everywhere!

House Cat Notecards by Ross T Boyd

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275 Responses to “Animal Drawings by Ross T Boyd, Enter to Win a Set of Notecards!”

  1. 251
    Natalie

    these are so lovely!

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  3. 253
    Katklaw777

    I love Kitten & Frog…I have 3 kitties and I collect froggies.(not live ones) Beautiful cards, Cattitude is cool too.
    Thanks for the great giveaway!

  4. 254
    Snoopy & Meowm (Lisa)

    Beautiful drawings! All of them. But, Meowm and I like the one with the kitty and the frog checkin’out each other best. Kitties LOVE to make new friends!

  5. 255
    Valerie

    very lovely

  6. 256
    Elphie

    My favorite is Kitten in a Drawer. So cute!

  7. 257
    Angela

    I read your email about Ando and Mckenzie comforting you on the “catio”;
    I just wanted to tell you that cats know when you’re feeling sad, they
    are the best company when need comforting because their emotions cross
    the boundaries of human and feline. They “get it” without fussing about
    it. Cats rock!

  8. 258
    David Friant

    REALLY GREAT!!!!

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    Patsy

    I love them all but I have to go with the Siamese.

  11. 261
    Trisha

    Beautiful!

  12. 262
    margret

    im crazy about the 3rd one, reminds me of a cat i used to have

  13. 263
    Jen

    all of these are gorgeous!! what a treat to win!

  14. 264
    shenn

    All are beautiful, but the best is Kitten & Frog. One of my cats name is Frog ;)

  15. 265
    Cecilia Lira

    I’m such a sucker for judgmental cats that the Green Eyed Tabby 2 drawing leapt at me with the slightly disapproving gaze and jaded “What is the food servant doing now?” body language.

  16. 266
    sprite

    Kitten & Frog, although Kitten in a Drawer is a close second.

  17. 267
    denise

    House Cats captures every nuance of a cat. Fabulous.

  18. 268
    Lucky & Thomas

    Magical…!!! They look so alive…

  19. 269
    Alexandra Zeevy

    I guess I would pick “Cattitude”. That kitty looks a lot like mine! :D

  20. 270
    Dawn Garlick

    these drawings are so lifelike, and definatly show talent

  21. 271
    KimM

    I’m torn between Cattitude & Siamese … Siamese reminds me of the 2 lovely Siamese we used to have when I was a kid: Ah So & Ah Chew! :D And Cattitude reminds me of my dearly-departed long-haired cat who used to sit exactly like that (one paw forward) &, not only that, but she truly did have an attitude — she would bat at me & bite me if I tried to walk away after petting her! :P

  22. 272
    Barbara

    Cute note pads!!!!!!!!

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    Stephen La Serra

    Dera Mr. Boyd, my favorite is the kitten in the drawer. When our cats were kittrns thay would do this. Thet would make themswlves comfortable and take a nap. They were so cute.

  25. 275
    Therena Smith

    I worked at Denny’s in 1995 and Ross asked what animal was my favorite and I told him the wolf. He sat at my table for 8 hours and drank just coffee and drew me a wolf. He told me he did not have money for a tip so here was this drawing. I told him he just had coffee it was not worth this beautiful drawing. I have this beautiful drawing in a glass frame to this day still! It is one of my prized possesions to this day. He even addressed it to me, signed, dated and numbered it. I wish I could send you a photo of it. I have been trying to find more of his art work for years. I finally found this site.
    Thank you
    Therena Smith


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