Have you ever seen a cat walking around like it’s the queen of the world? They may not be royalty, but they sure act like it. Cats have a certain confidence and arrogance that is pretty amusing to watch. And while some people may think cats are independent and standoffish, I think they’re just misunderstood. Cats can sometimes be a little difficult to read, but that’s what makes them so intriguing.
Japanese surrealist contemporary artist Tohukiro Kawai is best known for his regal cat paintings. Unique and whimsical, the works of this artist look both majestic and playful as they put a smile on your face with their incredible beauty! Drawing inspiration from old masters like da Vinci or Michelangelo, he delivers an unforgettable visual style full of myths, legends & fantasies that will make you feel like royalty in any setting – even if it’s just at home relaxing before bedtime.
With these 12 beautiful paintings, he portrays their grace, independence, and undeniable feline beauty. Perfect for all cat lovers!
1. Fantasy of a Pet Cat
2. The Walking-Style Coronation
The thoughts of a spoiled cat believing it is the king are visualized in the image of an angel. The impression of the cat inheriting the crown while ambling shows its arrogant but un-hateable nature.
3. Mutualism－Livelihood Of Cat
4. Defensive Instincts
5. Fairies In The Garden
6. Bird and Actinidia
7. Hallucination of pet cats to be in contact
8. Thinking thoughts smolder
9. A cat’s favorite things
10. Even angels aren’t safe from a cat’s pounce
11. Cat in a Hat
12. Intellectual cat
For centuries, oil painting has been practiced by some of the world's most skilled and renowned artists. From the Old Masters to the Impressionists, many great artists have used oil paint to create some of history's most iconic and beautiful works of art.
The first secret of classical oil painting is its long drying time. Unlike watercolors or acrylics, which dry relatively quickly, oil paints can take days or weeks to dry fully. This allows artists to take their time working on a painting and make changes or adjustments. It also allows for greater detail and refinement in the final painting.
Another secret of classical oil painting is its ability to create a rich and luminous color palette. Thanks to its slow drying time, oil paint can be layered to create a deep and vibrant color range that is impossible with other mediums. This layer-by-layer approach also allows artists to create complex textures and patterns within their paintings.
Finally, classical oil painting is also known for its durability. Once an oil painting is completed and has enough time to dry properly, it can last centuries without losing its color or vibrancy. This makes it an excellent choice for creating art that will be cherished for generations to come.
As you can see, there are many secrets to classical oil painting that have made it such a popular medium for artists throughout history. Its long drying time allows for greater detail and refinement, while its ability to create a rich and luminous color palette makes it perfect for creating stunning works of art that will stand the test of time.
We hope you enjoyed this brief journey through the lives of cats depicted as royalty. Each painting is a true masterpiece; we’re sure you have your favorite. Let us know in the comments which one you liked the most!