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Natura morta su rami secchi

Qualche stagione fa un gentilissimo giovincello a quattrozampe, che passeggiava in mezzo ai boschi, ha lasciato a terra un omaggio per me. Ricordando i regali dell’amatissima compagna Mel (che portava a casa alle tre di notte simpatici topi campagnoli vivi che io recuperavo e riportavo in campagna), ho valorizzato il singolare trofeo costruendo un quadretto… Continue reading Natura morta su rami secchi

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How CBD Is Extracted

Hello everyone, CEO Olivia here. We’re continuing our exploration of CBD, cannabinoids & endocanabinoids. Today I’ll explain the three primary methods of extracting CBD cannabinoids from the plant. The first method uses solvents like ethanol, butane, propane, isopropyl, or alcohol. It is one of the least expensive options & it’s also fast. But it’s also… Continue reading How CBD Is Extracted

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Cina, è ufficiale: i cani sono animali da compagnia, non cibo — The Yellow Rib

Alla vigilia del Festival di Yulin, che si terrà nei giorni dal 21 al 30 giugno 2020, è arrivato l’annuncio ufficiale da parte del Ministero dell’Agricoltura: esso, nella versione finale dell’ “Elenco delle Risorse Genetiche di Bestiame e Pollame“, evidenzia tramite una lunga spiegazione i motivi per cui i cani non sono presenti nell’elenco. Anche […]

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Artist Patrick Cabral — Knotty Toys for Good Dogs

Welcome to Friday everyone, CEO Olivia here. Today I sniffed out some very detailed art made from paper. Manila-based artist Patrick Cabral turns layers of paper into pawsome portraits of wildlife. Each multi-layered work contains hundreds of individual paper pieces that are all hand-cut. These aren’t small pieces either, the crowned lion (shown below) spans more […]

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Artist Ellen Jewett — Knotty Toys for Good Dogs

Hello everyone, CEO Olivia here. Today I have sniffed out some surreal artwork. Working with a mixture of cold porcelain & polymer atop a metal wire armature, artist Ellen Jewett creates wildly intricate sculptures of animals covered in a tangle of surreal embellishments. The artist describes her works as “anthrozoology meets psycho analysis,” where tiny […]

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Felt Artist Lindsey Thomas — Knotty Toys for Good Dogs

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Hi everyone, CEO Olivia here. Artist Lindsey Thomas is a London based artist who carefully felts wool to shape cartoon like animals that are adorably cute. Thomas graduated from Middlesex University with a degree in illustration. On her website, she states, “As a child, I was forever drawing animals & imagining what they would be […]

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Silly Dog Portraits — Knotty Toys for Good Dogs

Bellissimi musini

Hello everyone, CEO Olivia here. Today I’m sharing some very silly dog portraits by German photographer Elke Vogelsang. I’ve barked out about her pictures in a previous post. She began photographing her three rescue dogs in 2009 & has since photographed shelter & street dogs in such far off places as Morocco & Spain. You can […]

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The World’s First Cat Museum — Knotty Toys for Good Dogs

 

Hi everyone, CEO Olivia here. Today I’ve sniffed out a short video that gives you a glimpse into a Cat Museum. This Cat Museum in Krakow, Poland is filled with cat-related artifacts. Started by a cat-loving Ukrainian couple in June 2019, the museum has an ever-growing collection of kitty-inspired nick-knacks & tchotchkes. The small museum […]

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