‘Cats of The World’ Photo Exhibition is back for the fifth year running! This year the exhibition celebrates its fifth anniversary with a month-long exhibition from 2 to 30 June 2011 at The Arts House, as well as the inaugural Saturday ‘Purrzaar’ that will offer quirky, unique cat-related merchandise and crafts by local artists as well as a booth by Cat Welfare Society. This cat-themed flea market happens on three Saturdays in June – 4, 18 and 25 June (from 11am to 6pm) and is a great way for one and all to have fun and purchase a feline keepsake!
Proceeds raised through the sale of cat photos and other avenues go to the ‘Cat Welfare Society’ http://www.catwelfare.org/
Saturday Purrzaar Market
Date: 4, 18 and 25 June 2011
Time: 11am to 6pm
Held within the ground floor of The Arts House, this unique feline-theme market features cat-themed merchandise including postcards, handmade dolls, cushions, notebooks, books and artwork by a range of local artists with a love for cats. Cash only.
• Cats of the World organisers are selling the cat photos and postcards that are miniature copies of the quirky cat pictures on exhibit this year. FANCY FEAST® is giving away lots of free door gifts at the Saturday Purrzaar Market on 4 and 18 June. Bring a print out of the emailer below to redeem the gift sets and treat your cats to their new products!
FANCY FEAST® - How do I love thee? Express your love differently each day with FANCY FEAST® selection of succulent varieties in six enticing textures, designed to delight the cats with even the most discerning of taste buds. All because your feline friend deserves nothing less!
• Cat Welfare Society is selling their merchandise such as the popular It’s Up to Me tee shirts and Love is Action, Sterilisation is love (in Mandarin) bags. Also popular are the ‘Our Kuching – Our Vanishing Street Cats of Singapore’ and ‘The Real Singapore Cats’ book titles. Other merchandise includes the irresistible Jetoy collection, Leonistar cat photo bags and catnip eyeballs for the kitties!
**SmeowlyCats has also kindly customised a limited-edition Cats Of The World "Snapper Glamour Cat" which is sold at S$99 to Deon Kwong and proceeds go to Cat Welfare Society.
• Jellicle is inspired by one of T.S Eliot's poems in his famous Old Possum's book of practical cats. Expect a series of whimsically and elegantly-designed tote bags that celebrate the amazing attributes of cats through famous literary cat quotes such as "I Purr Therefore I Am" Priced at S$12.
• Slothstudio's "A Little Cat Diary" is headed by in-house artist Ng Ling Tze aka Tamaow. She is selling her latest 100% handmade notebooks that are made with A6 size acid-free paper and covered with quality fabrics (from S$13, see picture on right). Ling Tze has always enjoyed the company of cats since her first adopted kitten and is inspired to interpret them in her artworks. http://www.slothstudio.com/
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