Here are the Official Catgirl Island Mews & Announcements for February 2017, nya!
Aloha, nya! We hope that 2017 has been off to the happy, healthy, free and purrospurrous start for all good folks nya! Here at our Outer Banks island and the surrounding waters of Mew Hanover County in North Carolina, it is the purrticularly festive month amidst our purrpetual bikini weather compurred to some of the nippier mainland tempurratures, nya!
Among February's festivities are observances of Groundhog Day, Waitangi Day, Purresidents Day, Abraham Lincoln's birhday, George Washington's birthday, Black History Month, Chinese New Year, and Ash Wednesday, plus our local Lantern Matsuri, Amethyst Festival, Violets Purrade, Lamia Naga Festival, the kyudo and fishing tournyaments, nya!
Cat Tuesday starts our local Carnaval, and it is also our local Kemonomimi Appurreciation Month, and the merfolk's romantic ValenTides Day, mew la la, nya! Amethyst is the purrecious gem for February, but if that If that is too purricey a gift for that special purrson, then purrhaps the way to the heart and tummy is with the fresh seafood suppurr, nya!
Fortunately, the local fishing forecast purrdicts the bumpurr crop of Groupurrs, Snapurrs, Bluefish, Sea Bass, Trout and Tunas, nya! The Spurring fashions are arriving in the boutiques of the bikinis, maillots, fundoshis, purreos, towels, sarongs, yukatas, sarees, cheongsams, halter tops, skirts and shorts available with or without the tail hole in the back, nya!
The backless & halter - neck styles are recommended for winged folks, nya! The market also has the translucent mermaid bras which are sustain-ably made from the bells of naturally - deceased, locally - caught jellyfish, available in numerous iridescent colors & cup sizes, nya! After the shopping, dining, catnaps, sight seeing & playtime, y'all might like to see
the latest additions to Catgirl Island's Mewseum of Art, nya!
For those who might be here for the first time, Galleries 1-7 of The Catgirl Island Mewseum of Art display images by Mike, whilst Guest Art Galleries 1-4 display images by other folks with their kind purrmissions, and Mike's collaborative images with other artists can be found throughout the various galleries, nya!
On Catgirl Island's official web site, the most recent pics will be the lowermost row of the cropped widdle "thumbnail" sized portions of the pics in a gallery, and you have to click upon those to see the uncropped, full pics, nya! This month we have added several new images to Guest Gallery 4 and Gallery 6, nya!
we are purroud to purrsent "Prissy" by Rebecca Brogden
, nya! She used the pens and Copic markers to illustrate the purretty pouty catgirl in the off - shoulder, knee - length, ruffled Pink dress with the detached sleeves, the side-laced Purrple corset and the Black thigh - highs to match her ears, hair and tail as she plays with her neko yoyo which has the cute widdle paw purrint on it, nya!
Then we are delighted to debut "Runway 2017" by Sean Martin,
nya! This 3D CG rendering depicts the artist betwixt the titular stars of his comic strip Doc and Raider
, which celebrates its 30th anniversary, nya! Doc is an author from Quebec, and Raider is a construction worker from Saskatchewan, and here they are dressed in the dashing Westeros - style attire as they stroll to the awards purrsentation, nya!
we have purremiered Mike's illustration of feline Egyptian goddesses "Sekhmet and Tefnut", who are warmed by sunny crepuscular rays and appurr to be in the frisky mood, wearing the sexy skimpy divine couture whilst frolicking in the purramid's purrivate suite for the celestial suppurs, catnaps and playtime with the big jar full of treats, nya! Mike used Photoshop CS2 and the mouse for this illustration! Meanwhile, it is also time for
the February 2017 edition of The Mew, nya!
is short for The Catgirl Critics' Media Mewsings, our local monthly "show" in which The Ladies of the Mew and our 'Purrducer' Mike discuss fun stuff such as the cinema, TV, books, comics, games, toys, mewsic, visual art, festivals, cons, cosplay and so forth, nya! This month is the special grande-sized Mew, which includes lots of friends for the 10th annual Mew Awards for favorite fun stuff of 2015, nya!
Comic book & manga mewsings include Josie and the Pussycats vol. 2 #3, Die Kitty Die #4, Hero Cats of Stellar City #14, Princeless: Raven the Pirate Princess #12, The Unstoppable Wasp #1, Black Panther: World of Wakanda #3, Patsy Walker, A.K.A. Hellcat! #14, My Little Pony: Friends Forever #36,The Hunters of Salamanstra #0, and Monster Musume: I Heart Monster Girls vol. 3, nya!
The movie reviews are of Resident Evil: The Final Chapter and HIdden Figures; and there is a book review of The Weird Wild West anthology, nya! The Lightning Round topic of favorite things of 1997, and his month's Celebrity Catgirl Spotlight shines upon several more manga and anime catgirls, plus a few fashionable "honorary nekomimis" and the PussyHat Project, nya!