7 Mar 2008

SHOW AND TELL FRIDAY




To continue my show and tells I have some other cat figures out of my cat collection.

This one here is very special. I found it on the Chrismas market in Waterloo. It is made out of pasta. If you look right you will recognize different pasta forms. For example the wings are made out of "farfalle" (butterfly form), the body of a macaroni, and the arms also in a small noodle form. The whole angel then had been painted in gold.



This little cat I got from a friend to hang it out in the garden



Mr. Gattino offered me this cute ceramic cat family for a birthday and the candles I once found in a shop.

17 comments:

divakitty said...

Aw, those are all so cute!

Melli said...

I believe your cat collection is going to keep Show & Tell Friday in business for a long loooooooong time! That little pasta cat is too cute! And the valentine kitties too!

Mar said...

The little pasta cat is very cute!!
Miaow.

Farrah said...

The pasta one is my favorite! It's so creative! Thank you for sharing!

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Hootin' Anni said...

I can't believe that the one cat is pasta!! What an inspiring idea. Love, LOVE your collection Gattina.

Mine's posted, tho quite eclectic today. Hope you can find time to stop by if you haven't already.

Happy weekend.

Judy said...

Pasta kitty, who cute is that.

Anonymous said...

Adorable cats! I can almost hear them purr! :)

Blessings,

Gina

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Jennie said...

I'd never guess you liked cats you know! Love the little pasta one too : )

Constance said...

I liked the last picture of the kitties with the red hearts on them! The pastacat is unique, never seen anything like that before!
Connie

jennifer said...

Gattina shows cats and all is right in the world!!

I like the pasta-kitty too. Cute idea! Jennifer

Jettie said...

I love those last kitty's I had one like them once and some little guy in this house accidently broke it!! so cute!!

Barbara H. said...

I can remember making or embellishing things with pasta and painting them gold. I never saw a cat like that before, though!! Love the one on the swing.

Jewelgirl said...

I also love the black kittys
with red hearts. The gold
pasta cat is very creative!
Have a great day Gattina!

Pat said...

Hello, and happy to find your blog!
Your cat collectibles are so cute! That pasta cat is so clever.

I might join your Tuesday cat club. I have a big white raggamuffin cat named Bo.

Thanks!

Pat in NY

claudie said...

Hello Gattina!
Just a little coucou before going to work. Nice to see your cats collection. I discover things I never saw before. This little cat made with pastas!!! ça me donne une idée pour mes élèves! Nous fabriquons des avions pour carnaval et là après j'enchaine avec Paques. En ce moment je leur fais découvrir Arlequin et les autres personnages de la commedia dell arte! Je ne leur ai pas encoe présenté Pantalone! On verra leur réaction! Pierre m'en a dessiné un grand.
Bon samedi!

Jeanette said...

Hi Gattina, love your little Pasta Kitty it will look gorgeous hang on xmas tree. and the little kitty on the swing is to nice to be put in the garden...take care. Jen

nannykim said...

YIKES, more cats!!!!!!!!! I do like the one on the swing for the garden--very cute. Ps--that beer advertizement or whatever it is--was weird!