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Meike de Nooy

"Palu, Celtic Cat Goddess" by Meike de Nooy

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As reaction to a short stroy of the celtic cat goddess Palu... I drew this instead of one of my so many basic Celtic patterns. First small, then enlarged it and outlined it with marker and coloured it in with pastels. Sorry for the scan quality and lines in it, but I can't do better! Hope you like it!


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18 May 2004:-) Kaykamisch
Yeah, I've read a lot of Celtic mythologies and never heard of Palu either...of course I live in the US and don't exactly have direct access to the Celtic world, so my lack of knowledge isn't saying much. As for a brooch, I know of at least one artist in here that makes jewelry, I wish I could remember her name...if you find her though, she could probably help you out. If not, well...it has a tattoo-ish quality to it. Either way, I could see someone wearing it 12 Interesting and unique design. ~Kay

:-) Meike de Nooy replies: "Hrm..yeah, I've run into her before as well.. dunno where though! It's being used as a tattoo already 2 I had never heard of Palu either but if you search a bit you can find some stuff online..."
3 Jun 200445 Kitty Lover
As a practicing Celtic Witch, I have been searching for the puuuurrrfect cat design to pay homage to the first kitten in my long successful career of kitten rescue. I recently had to place in the ground the first kitten I had the privelage of assisting into this world. It was very profound as I realized I have gone full circle with this cat
and was honored to have him pass thru my life. My wish is to make contact with the artist for permission to use this design as a tattoo.
It is excellent work and I anxiously await your reply.
7 Jun 200445 Ylva
WoW! I just love this one! Very good work
2 Aug 2004:-) Judith Holditch
I love this so much. If I was in a better mood then I would tell you how much but I'm not so I'll just tell you that this picture made me feel happier.

:-) Meike de Nooy replies: "I'm glad it did! and a comment no matter what it says makes me happy anyways! happy days to you!"
9 Sep 2004:-) Shannon 'Shan-chan' Nunez
Oooooooh! This is a really cool kitty! And, yes, this would make a very good tattoo! *wishes she was 18* this is really cool! i love black and red, its better than black and white! yaay!

:-) Meike de Nooy replies: "Thanks! It's already been used as a tattoo 12 I'm so excited!"
12 Mar 200645 Anonymous
you mentioned you were inspired by a story of Palu, may I ask the name &/or author of the story?
22 Feb 200845 Tess
Hi I’m Irish and was looking for celtic designs for a possible tattoo if i ever get up the courage, I was especially looking for a cat as i’m from Kilkenny and as a county we are called "The Cats". It’s an old story about fighting cats. I came across your art work and just had to drop a line to say well done and I love your work here.
2 Mar 200845 Maricat
Have you ever thought of producing cards this image really lends itself to a card, its lovely
4 Aug 201345 Paul
Hallo Meike, ik vond je celtic cat en dacht meteen aan een tatoeage (was op zoek naar een celtic cat). Ik zie dat deze al eens is gebruikt als tatoeage, zou ik deze ook mogen gebruiken?

:-) Meike de Nooy replies: "Dag Paul, dat mag zeker. Ik zou het wel heel erg leuk vinden om dan een foto van het eindproduct te ontvangen. Fijn iig dat je het vraagt. Als ik nog kan helpen op een of andere manier laat het vooral weten. d e n o o y@ g m a i l. c o m"
18 Nov 201345 Paul
Hallo Meike, heb je de foto’s van de tatoeage ontvangen?
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'Palu, Celtic Cat Goddess':
 • Created by: :-) Meike de Nooy
 • Copyright: ©Meike de Nooy. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Cat, Celtic, Palu
 • Categories: Normal Animals (Cats, horses, fish, etc)
 • Techniques: Soft (Chalk) Pastels, Markers
 • Views: 7751
 • Resolution: 560x700

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