Celebration of Cats at Makers Connect. All day long cat-centered party!
Okay, the cat is out of the bag…. the truth is, Steve and Lela and Chris just freakin’ LOVE cats. We’ve had them in the store, at our homes, and in our hearts for many years. Yes, we love dogs and other animals too. But cats are so quietly unassuming as to not get their fair share of adulation and adoration. We decided it’s time to rectify that.
So we’re having a one day all out festivus del gatos; a celebration des chats – a cat house extraordinaire!
To help us celebrate, we are having these visitors and activities throughout the day:
- Patti Haskins: Handmade catnip snake toys, plus cat and kitten pillows and crocheted critters
- Cats on Film** – Photography of your sweet babies by professional photographer Kris Hundt. Please see examples and sign up for a session (scroll down…)
- Dallas Cat Lady, Leigh; bringing information and education about how to get involved with saving lives of local cats (feral and non)
- Handmade Cat teasers and toys
- Coasters, cards, magnets, images on paper and fabric and glass…. all made by local artisans!
- Cat ears made by Chris and Lela will be on sale to raise funds that will benefit Cat Lady’s operation all over Dallas
- Special cat-themed snacks and drinks!
“Cats on Film” with Kris Hundt:
Time slots are available here for having your cat photographed. You can opt to pose with your cat too! Please bring your cat in a carrier and bring along anything that will help it feel more comfortable. Kris has had lots of experience both with humans and pets, and has a knack of putting everyone at ease.
The fee includes a photo session, with one pose, of approximately 15 minutes and the final selection of one high resolution digital downloadable photo and the availability to purchase additional downloads, prints and much more. ($10.00 of each photo session will be donated to DallasCatLady.org operations to assist feral and homeless cats.)