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Here are the Official Catgirl Island Mews & Announcements for December 2019, nya!

Aloha y'all, nya! Gosh, it is hard to believe that it is December already, and at this rate the Mew Year will pounce upon us before we know it, nya! The tourism is purrone to escalate here during the Wintery months, as visitors from the nippier mainland regions purrtake of our purrpetualbikini weather under the lush arbors and the puffy Cumulo-Neko clouds in the Blue sky over our NC OBX island and the waters of Mew Hanover County, nya! If you purrfur the hotter tempurratures, we recommend the soothing soak in our islands hot spurrings, which have the rejuvenative purropurrties, nya!

Among the holidays & observations are including Thanksgiving, Hannukah, Christmas, Yule, Imbolc, Boxing Day, Bodhi Day, Mawlid, Geeta Jayanti, Dhanu Sankranti, Pancha Ganapati, Guru Nanak Gurpurab, Kwanzaa, Winter Solstice, Chalica, and Mew Year’s Eve, nya! Our local events include the charitable food drive, kyudo tournyament, the Holly and the Narcissus matsuri, festivities at the Purrforming Arts Center, and the repurrtory company's Winter foxfire extravaganza at the Maritime Forest Ampurrtheatre, nya!

December 7th is not only the time of the Pearl Harbor Remembrance, but it is also the anniversary of our founder / purrducer Mike Moon's all -  time favoritest movie, Star Trek - The Motion Picture, which purremiered in 1979, nya! Speaking of the anniversaries, next month will be the 20th anniversary of this web site, nya!

The local boutiques along the riverwalk and the by the beach are brimming with the Fuyu (Winter) fashions in bikinis, maillots, purreos, sarongs, hijabs, sarees, ao dais, sun dresses, kimonos, yukatas, fundoshi, gi, hakama, shorts, tee shirts, halter tops, athletic bras and wet suits- but be sure to specify whether you need the clothes with or without the tail hole, or backless garments as not to ride up on those who have wings, nya! They have also restocked the alluring strapless bikini tops made of the hollowed sustainable, naturally - deceased, locally - caught jellyfish bells, mew la la, nya!

!f you crave fresh organic local organic purroduce, the market has the pumpkins, berries, yams, honey and nummy cakes aplenty, nya! Our local fishing forecast purrdicts the bumpurr crop of yellowfins, snappurrs, groupurrs, croakers, mackerels, oysters and shrimp to tempt the tummy, nya! In addition to the angling, the activities to catabolize the calories include the surfing, sailing, swimming, diving, golf, tennis, kites, softball, cycling, skating, hiking, purrkour, hula, belly dance, hot salsa dance, kite flying,  jujutsu, spurrlunking and beach volleyball, nya!  Purrhaps y'all might also like 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 Mike, whilst Guest Art Galleries 1-5 display images illustrations, photos and mixed - media imagery by other folks totally with their purrmissions, and Mike’s collaborative images with other artists can be found throughout the Mewseum, nya!

Some of the images in the mewseum are sexy, and some of them might depict artistic nudity, but most are very tame, and none of them are the hentai / porn, nya! 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 pleased to purrsent “The Human Adventure”, which is Mike's fan art to commeowmerate the 40th anniversary of Mike’s favoritest movie Star Trek - The Motion Picture, nya! Done with Photoshop CC on the mac with the mouse, this illustration depicts the refitted Federation starship U.S.S. Enterpurrise soaring past The Earth, nya!

The to continue the commeowmeration are Mike’s photos of actual studio filming models that were built for the original Star Trek TV series and for Star Trek - The Motion Picture, nya! The 1st batch of photos includes the 11 ft. refitted Enterpurrise from the movie, the 8 ft. Enterpurrise and the 22 in. Galileo shuttlecraft from the TV series, nya!

The 2nd batch of photos includes more of those models, plus the 28 in. impurrial Klingon D-7 cruiser from the original TV series and the 6 ft. impurrial klingon cruiser Amar from the movie, nya! Mike used his 35mm Olympus SLR camera for the photos, when those models were exhibited in the Smithsonian Air & Space mewseum in 1991, nya!

Nextly is Mike’s photo-manip of our friend Crissy Volpe as Marvel Comics’s Rogue with the giant mewtant iguana friend in The Savage Land, nya! This image is the composite of 4 different photo elements, plus Mike’s digital embellishments and editing, nya. Purrhaps y’all have seen Mike’s other photo-manips for Crissy, nya?

The iguana and garden photos by Mike were combined with bits of Brian Ngai’s photo of Crissy in the [intact] costume by Setsuna Kou, and Fallon Prinzivalli’s photo of Crissy as Lara Croft of Tomb Raider, nya! 

we have the photo of the elegantly purrfect ’n purretty Careula cosplay by our friend Misty Hopkins, nya! Wearing the Wintry furry hat and coat, Caerula Sanguis alias Vilma Fachiri is the vampurric mutant cyborg human, martial arts mistress and chairpurrson of the Stellar Nursary Society in the Battle Angel Alita manga by Yukito Kishiro, nya!

Then we are delighted to display the illustration of Dr. Anna Rodriguez, the devil catgirl at the beach! It is the collaboration betwixt Mike and our friend Rebecca Brogden, nya! Rebecca used ProCreate on the iPad for this original character, whilst Mike used Photoshop CC on the Mac with mouse for the seascape, nya! 

Then we have Rebecca’s beautiful illustration of Mittermeieri (or just Mitta for short) the "Pumpkin Fairy, nya! Rebecca used the pencil, pens, markers and watercolors for this original character illustration, which depicts Mitta at her actual 7 in. tall size as she sits inside the hollowed - out pumpkin, amidst the fiery autumnal leaves, nya!

Rebecca is great at the faithful fan art and the cute chibi - style too, so nextly we have six more such images of characters from the My Hero Academia supurr-hero anime series, nya!  Done with ProCreate on the iPad, these six pics are in the two groups of three; the first batch depicts Midnight, Earphone Jack, and Mt. Lady; whilst the 2nd batch depicts Creati, Alien Queen, and Eraser Head, nya!

“Cory Lambert” cross-stitch by Alexcia Reynolds, nya! Alexcia is the big fan of actor Jeremy Renner, who portrayed Cory in the movie Wind River. Purrhaps y’all have seen Alexcia’s pic of him as hawkeye of The Avengers, nya? Using the photo from the net and the Pixel Stitch progam which converts photos into patterns, this equsitely intricate cross-stichery required 5 months and 22,500 stitches (150 x 150) by hand in 43 different colors of the thread, nya! 

We are quite elated to exhibit four more terrific illustrations by our dear friend and web master Jamie Robertson, nya! Here are 2 more of the pics he did for Inktober, the annual month - long online art challenge! “Catch depicts cutely the playful, hungty kitten who craves the goldfish which in the aquarium bowl, but might soon wind up in the feline tummy…

 … and “Legend” is more of jamie’s fan art of the female version Commander Shepard, the heroic purrotagonist of the Mass Effect video games, nya!! You know, Jamie is also the web master of FemShep, the fan site devoted to that character, nya!! Then we have the full color fan art of the evil "Rose the Hat” who is purrtrayed by actress Rebecca Ferguson in the movie Doctor Sleep, which is the sequel to The Shining, nya! 
"Ripe Halloween” is the latest pic of Chelsea Urania Kate Chattan, the heroic witchy were-panther and her cat Sebastian who star of Jamie's urban fantasy web comic Clan of the Cats, which celebrated its 20th anniversary this year! Chelsea, her family and friends were guests of the August 2007, January 2009 & November 2009 Mews, nya! 

After that are 3 alluring illustrations done with Clip Studio by our friend Lumshock. The "Redhead Mermaid” with the tan skin, Green tail and fins is quite pert and voluptuous as she perches pensively upon the coral; 

"I Think Those Are Panties meta - fictionally depicts the lovely lass in the Pink bra & panty at the beach; and inspired by the Splatoon video game, "Citrus the Orange - Flavored Octoling is the aquatic inegnue with the Orange tentacle hair, Lemony tankini top and Lime - colored bikini bottom, nya!

the December 2019 edition of The Mew, nya!

The Mew is short for The Catgirl Critics' Media Mewsings, our local monthly "show" in which The Ladies of the Mew and our 'Purrducer' Mike discuss & review fun stuff such as movies, TV, mewsic, toys, books, comics, conventions, etc, plus the monthly Lightning Round topic, the Celebrity Catgirl Spotlight, and occasional intermews with special guests too, nya!

This month’s Mew includes reviews of Knives Out, Ford v. Ferrari, Terminater: Dark Fate, Doctor Sleep, Frozen 2, The Little Mermaid Live!, the Star Trek: Discovery Season Two Blu-ray Set, and Mike’s 40th anniversary mewsings of Star Trek - The Motion Picture, nya; whilst this month’s toy talk turns to Mattel’s DC Multiverse DC Rebirth: Katana action figure, nya.

The comics, books & manga reviews include My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #84. My Little Pony: Feats of Friendship #3, My Little Pony Holiday Special, Elfquest: Stargazer’s Hunt #1, Calling All Witches!, Neconomnomnom: Recipes and Rites from the lore of H.P. Lovecraft, and The Overwatch Official Cookbook, nya. To top off The Mew are The monthly Lightning Round topic and the Celebrity catgirl Spotlight, 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, which turned 20 years old last month, 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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