A Little Therapy from The Dancing Cat ENTER TO WIN!

Mon, Aug 20, 2012

Art & Sculpture, Giveaways


I’ve always found Jamie Shelman’s Dancing Cat illustrations to be quite therapeutic. There’s nothing better than a good laugh to turn things around! Here are two new drawings that might be just what the doctor ordered:

Group Hug
Everyone can benefit from a group hug sometimes, and how much better does it get than a group hug with four Dancing Cats? I want to be in the middle of that.

Be Brave
We all need a little shot of bravery when things start to get us down. Sometimes you just have to call on your inner beast to get through it. Our little lions are very good at this.

ENTER TO WIN! WINNER’S CHOICE!

One lucky reader is going to win his or her choice of a Group Hug or Be Brave fine art print! To enter, please leave a comment on this post telling us which one would be the most therapeutic for you at the moment. The winner will be chosen in a random drawing and announced on August 27, 2012. One entry per person. This giveaway is open to readers everywhere!

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515 Responses to “A Little Therapy from The Dancing Cat ENTER TO WIN!”

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    Kelly Hardwicke

    They’re both great, but I’d go with “Be Brave”! :)

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    Susan

    Who couldn’t use a Group Hug?? Love them!

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    DeKa

    These are so special…words of encouragement for the pet owner…!

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    Abbiemaya

    Grandma needs a group hug. This would help.

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    annette

    Group hug desperately needed right now!

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    Kathy

    Group hug is appropriate. Everyone needs a hug.

  8. 408
    Susan

    “Be Brave” is a good reminder to us all.

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    Sharon

    Both are so appropriate right now but at this moment I think “Be Brave” is the one!

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    Meredith

    I love the “be brave” print. I think that’s what my cat sees when he looks in the mirror ;)

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    Beth Lewis

    The “Be Brave” drawing reminds me of my two kitties! I’d love it for my home!! :)

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    Stephanie

    Too cute! Love the Group Hug.

  13. 413
    Sam

    I love the Be Brave print. It would be most therepeutic for me because I do need to remember to be brave and raise my voice to be heard! I tend to be shy and this would remind me to be brave :)

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    Reem AlHashmi

    I would have to go with big brave :’) it’s beautiful!

  15. 415
    Gretchen

    I love them all.

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    Harmony

    Be brave!

  17. 417
    Jeanie

    Love both prints!

  18. 418
    Elvia

    I love the “be brave” illustration!

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    maydew

    Love these prints!

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    Edward Sonnenschein

    They both are very nice and either one would make a great gift.

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    Jill Keenley

    Be brave would be fitting as we just moved into new home.

  22. 422
    Sherry

    I love the “Be Brave” print!

  23. 423
    Rachel Lucas

    Madly in love with the “Be Brave” illustration!

  24. 424
    Amber

    I love ALL her art, but I could use a cat hug every day!

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    Rachel

    I love the be Be Brave print. I have epilepsy and sometime I just want to stay in bed and ignore life. I have a shelter cat that I rescued who I named Sophie. She sleeps on my head every night and watches over me. I believe if she could talk she would say Be Brave, live life. That’s why I love it so much.

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    patcharee.wilkins

    the dancing cat ROCKS!

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    susan

    I need a “group hug” as the school semester starts and I go back to teaching.

  29. 429
    Gail

    I adore both. If I HAD to pick i would pick Be Brave.

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    Nettie Boogaard

    I like the Group Hug most at the moment, because as beginning artist I can get all the support there! The Dancing Cat makes me smile all the time.

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    Arlene

    I love them both but ‘Be Brave’ works better for me.

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    Lisa D

    Be Brave resonates with me the most right now. I have recently had surgery to aid in finding the old me again. Be Brave reminds me of my own outlook now…the old me and being brave enough to see the person I will become.

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    Mandy

    The Be Brave print is exactly what I need in my life at this very moment. Perfect.

  35. 435
    Steph

    I adore the Dancing Cat!

  36. 436
    Nanni

    we need a group hug :-)

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    Marissa

    Be Brave is such a cute inspiration piece of work for those suffering with psychological issues. Cats certainly are our own personal therapy.

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    Deborah D

    Group Hugs always make life better!

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    desiree

    I need a hug today !!! so that’s the one.

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    Marian

    Be brave is my favorite. At times it’s hard to find courage, but some of the most rewarding things in life come as the result of being brave and taking a risk!

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    Lynne

    I love all the cats done by Jamie WONDERFUL. Pick me, pick me!!!!

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    susanbart

    I LOVE the “Be Brave” print.

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    Jill

    Definately “Group Hug” >^._.^<

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    Midge

    It’s gotta be The Hug. Hugs help you thru the day! :)

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    Tiger

    Group Hug!

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    Erica McNally

    Yes, please! =^.^=

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    Beth

    So cute – Be Brave for my skittish black cats

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    Trini

    Group hug would be best for me!!!!

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    Marilyn Morris

    Lots of sickness and sadness in my family right now, and a group hug from those cute kitties would make me smile and feel that hug!!


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