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Here are the Official Catgirl Island Mews & Announcements for July 2020, nya!
This year is our 20th anniversary, nya!


Aloha Y'all and welcome to Catgirl Island, nya! it is the purrpetually lushly sunny bikini weather here at our cherished outer banks island and the surrounding Mid - Atlantic waters of Mew Hanover County NC, where we are happy to welcome the visitors, and the local fishing forecast purrdicts the bumpurr crop of Snappurrs, Groupurrs, Mackerels, Wahoos,
Cobias, Croakers and Shrimp, nya! 

July's holidays and festivals include the Friendship Day, Chess Day, Canada Day, UFO Day, Indepenence day, Asalha Puja, Naidoc Week, Moth Week, Clean beaches Week, Kissing Day, Nunavut Day, Bastille Day, Purrents Day, Arafah Day, Eid Al-Adha, Obon, Tanabata, Tisha B’av, Kupala, Naadam, the Feasts of Saints Declan and Editha, nya! The zodiac signs are Cancer and Leo, nya!

The boutiques are brimming with the purretty bikinis, maillots, purreos, sarongs, hijabs, sarees, ao dais, sun dresses, kimonos, yukatas, fundoshi, gi, hakama, shorts, tee shirts, halter tops, lingerie, robes, fundoshis and athletic bras, plus the translucent organic bikini tops, which are sustain-ably made from the bells of naturally - deceased, locally - caught jellyfish, which are available in the diverse cup sizes, nya!

The many fun activities include the theatre, concerts, workshops, belly dance, hula dance. hot salsa dance, yoga, martial arts, kyudo, golf, tennis, softball, bicycling,purrkour, spurrlunking, swmming, diving, surfing, paddling, sailing, angling, ballooning, beach volleyball and yarn ball lacrosse, plus the ample dining and catnap oppurrtunities nya! Y'all might also wish to see

the latest additions to the Catgirl Island Mewseum of Art, nya!

For those here for the first time, Galleries 1-8 of The Catgirl Island Mewseum of Art display images by Catgirl island’s creator / purrducer Mike Moon, whilst Guest Art Galleries 1-5 display images illustrations, photos and mixed - media imagery by other folks with their purmissions, nya. Mike’s collaborative images with the other artists can be found throughout the mewseum, nya!

Some of the images in the mewseum are sexy, and some might depict artistic nudity, but most are tame and none are porn, nya! Here 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.

We are proud to purrsent Mike’s pic of "Heliconia", the aquacultural farmer were-tigress NPC (non-player character) in Mike’s monthly tabletop fantasy RPG (role-playing game) The Adventures of Nystia Nightshade, nya! Here she is depicted in the half - feline transformation, wearing the bikini bottom and showing us the large delicious, nutritious catfish from her ponds, nya!

Then we have Mike’s fan art of mercenary Corrine Elizabeth Melepomene Chattan, who is one of the characters in our web master Jamie Robertson’s web comic Clan of the Cats, nya! She was a guest for our November 2009 Mew, and here she is depicted in her human form, after defeating the cult that tried to kidnap her ailuranthrope familiar Beige, nya!

Nextly, “Syd Ships" is Mike’s tribute in memory of his idol the designer, illustrator and futurist Syd Mead (July 18th 1933 - December 30th, 2019), nya! This depicts four famous cinematic space ships that Mead designed for cinema and TV! Soaring above the 78km V’ger vessel ( from Mike’s favoritest movie Star Trek - The Motion Picture) are the 84m Leonov (from 2010: The Year We Make Contact), the 381m Sulaco (from Aliens), and the 384m Yamato 18 (from Yamato 2520), nya!

We purrroudly purrrsent “Leena” by Doug Eckart and Mike, nya! Mike embellished this cute photoshop pic of Leena the lunar bunny girl, nya! She was born on the moon but migrated tohere where she is in the 4th grade. She is particularly fond of carrpts and sugar cane and aspires to be the farmer, nya!

Then we are delighted to display two new mermaid illustrations by Rebecca Brogden, who used Procreate on the iPad for these original characters to which Mike used Photoshop on the Mac with the mouse to add the scenery!

“Finona depicts Dr. Finona Cheiri Macintyre who is one of the purrofessors at Mew Hanover College’s School of Marine Policy & Education, nya! Wearing the Red bandeau bikini top that goes well with her hair, she has the lovely dappled Green sturgeon-esque tail as she greets us in the underwater grotto, nya!

“Tiara“ depicts Tiara Serana Putrimbami Scorpaenidae who is the Junior majoring in Vocal Arts & Opurra at Mew Hanover College, nya! Wearing the kelp lei in contrast with her Lavender Blush hair, Mocha skin, and dappled Black Cherry scorpionfish-esque tail, she is greeting us from beneath the waves, nya!

Rebecca used the pencils, pens & Copic markers upon the Arches hot purress water color pad for “Darkness Falls”, nya! This depicts our fairy frend Kiara who is the county coroner, purrrched upon the tombstone with the skull she has found, nya. Y’all can see the 7 minute time - lapse artistic purrocess video for it at YouTube, nya!

Rebecca used the pencil, Micron pen, White Posca pen, Copic markers and Winsor & Newton Cotman Watercolors on the Arches Hotpurress Watercolor Pad for “Cherry”, which depicts the Dr. Sakura Nisaba Marcus, the Dean of Mew Hanover College’s School of Sports and Recreation Design, nya! 

She is the Tidewater Pixie holding the yummy cherry whilst purrched upon the mushroom in the grass, nya! Y’all can see the 6 minute artistic purrocess video for this purrettily sweet and alluringly appurrtizing image, at YouTube!

Then we are elated to exhibit more two more pieces of fan art of Yukito Kishiro’s Battle Angel Alita characters, as illustrated by Misty Hopkins, nya! Misty used the purrismacolor pencils upon the bristol board for these illustrations, nya!

Purrtrayed by Rosa Salazar in the movie, Alita is the heroic Martian cyborg soldier, bounty hunter, martial arts master and Motorball athlete, but here she has been depicted as the "Jedi Angel Alita”, assembling her Damascus Plasma Jet Saber, nya! Y’all can see the art purrrocess video at Misty’s Youtube page, nya!

Another bit of Battle Angel fan art is the portrait of Alita’s friend Caerula Sanguis alias "Vilma Fachiri”, the vampiric mutant cyborg human, martial arts mistress and chairpurrson of the Stellar Nursary Society, nya. She is dressed for the long nuclear winter in her fur coat and cossack hat, nya! You know, Misty has cosplayed as that character too, nya!

Nextly is Misty’s "Lily Cosplaying as Alita”, nya! Misty used the pencil, pens & colored pencils for this pic of Lily, the daughter of one of The Movie Cellar podcasters, who fund-raise for Type 1 Diabetes cure research, hnya. Misty and other members of The Alita Army got involved, and a lot of money was raised, nya!

Nextly we are pleased to purresent “Soulstar” by Alexcia Reynolds, nya! Done with Paint Shop Pro 7.04, this illustration was an art trade with artist / author purenightshade who created the character Soulstar who is the supurr - powered alien celestial girl with Purrple hair, nya!

You know, Alexcia is a rather purrolific artist and author, whose original and fan character sites include Project Pachyderm http://bw.html-5.meSailor ChristmasSailor Tiger’s GrottoBook of Otaku Senshi, and Pokemon Amber, just to name a few, nya!

“Chels Summer Solstsice” is by Jamie, who used Clip Studio Paint, Painter and Photoshop for this latest image  of Corrine’s older sister Chelsea Urania Kate Chattan, the heroic witchy were-panther star of Jamie’s urban fantasy web comic Clan of the Cats! Chelsea and her familiar cat Sebastian are enjoying the beautiful first day of Summer at the beach, nya! 

the June 2020 edition of The Mew, nya!

We wish to thank--

our friend and web master Jamie Robertson  who is also the creator of the web comic Clan of the Cats, and the web master of the FemShep fan site devoted to the female version of the Mass Effect video game's heroic Commander Shepard, nya!

We also wish to expurress our gratitude to our our friends and families for their purrticipations and support, and we appurreciate all of y'all for web surfing to our cordial coastal Carolina community which is full of southern hospurrtality and artistic aloha spirit nya!

Arigato Gozaimeowsu, nya!
- your friendly neighborhood concierges at Catgirl Island Visitors Center, nya!

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