OniOniOniArt

Mini Reptile Bug & Black Cat Original Art & Gifts

Orlando, Florida · 991 Sales

OniOniOniArt

Mini Reptile Bug & Black Cat Original Art & Gifts

Orlando, Florida 991 Sales On Etsy since 2010

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Announcement   Mini lino block prints, ink, & watercolor illustrations for Herpetology & Entomology Nerds and Cat Geeks (I suffer from all three afflictions).

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Last updated on Aug 28, 2016

Mini lino block prints, ink, & watercolor illustrations for Herpetology & Entomology Nerds and Cat Geeks (I suffer from all three afflictions).

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Frilled Lizard - Hand Drawn Shrink Plastic pin
$20.00
With Relish - Black Cat Lino Block Print
$15.00
Cold - Ginger Cat Lino Block Print
$15.00
Catnapped! - Mini Black Cat Lino Block Print
$15.00
ACEO Weevil - Archival Print Insect Art
$5.00
Peat Weasel Takes a Nap - Black Cat Lino Print
$15.00
ACEO Ball Python - Original Watercolor Snake Art
$18.00
Vanquished! - Black Cat Lino Print
$15.00
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Hooray for Biological Diversity! Mini Art for Herpetology, Entomology, and Cat Nerds

As a biology student I learned of many wonderful and diverse creatures, and how many beneficial species, such as insects and reptiles, are still so misunderstood and in want of a better PR campaign. Because of this, I wanted to present these animals in an endearing, respectful fashion.

I have long admired Japanese art, especially those woodblocks and watercolors featuring animals. The animals are depicted in ways that are both delightful and respectful in their stylized linear forms, and no matter how adorable, still retain some of their wild characteristics. I greatly admire the playful but spare essence that is captured in the lines; they are full of expression and impact and capture the "personalities" of creatures in wonderful and sometimes unexpected ways. This is the aesthetic that I strive to achieve in my own drawings, resulting in some being closer to this goal than others (admittedly, I grew up drawing comics and it shows!).

Additionally, all of my art is of diminutive size, not only because I adore tiny things, but I also feel it gives it a versatility that large art and objects do not have. With the aid of mats and frames, it can take up as much or as little space as you like, and will fit almost anywhere.

You can see how I cut linoleum blocks and make prints on my blog:
http://onionioniart.blogspot.com/2015/07/creating-linoleum-block-print.html

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~FAQ: (by my friends & family)~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Q: What the (expletive) is an oni?
A: Sometime in 1997 I happened across a kid's drawing of a cat. Under the cat, he had written 'oni'. Under this he drew three cats, and to denote the plural form of cat, he wrote 'oni oni oni'. I have been amused by this ever since. Later I learned 'oni' was also Japanese for demon, but it is with the former explanation in mind that I named my shop.

Q: SAG...does that stand for Screen Actors Guild?
A: an emphatic No.

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Last updated on January 2, 2017
Thank you for visiting my shop!

Please browse through my policies below for shipping and other purchasing information and feel free to contact me with any questions you may have.

For more information about my shop, process, and the critters that inspired it, please visit my blog at http://onionioniart.blogspot.com/

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Due to the hand-made and/or hand-printed nature of many of the items in my shop, there may be slight variations between items and the stock photos used in the listing; for example, the exact placement and distribution of ink for lino prints. These variations are inherent to hand-made goods and make each piece truly unique and one of a kind!

Please remember that the artist retains all rights to images, including digital images. This includes the right to reproduce and sell these images as prints and the right to use them for promotional purposes.

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If paying by e-check, please note that item(s) will not ship until the e-check has cleared.
Shipping
Once in receipt of payment, your order will be processed and shipped within 3-5 business days unless otherwise specified in the listing.

All orders ship via United States Postal Service. USPS averages 7-10 days for delivery within the US and 21-30 days outside the US.

I cannot guarantee delivery times.

International buyers (outside of US): Please note that buyers are responsible for *any* and all duties, import fees, and/or customs charges that may be incurred. Legally I cannot and do not collect VAT. If your country charges VAT you will be responsible for this additional cost.

**In most cases, shipping prices for multiple items combine automatically. Some bulky items do not, but I will refund any shipping overage that is greater than $1.00 USD. I will refund the overage after your order has shipped and I know the cost. **

All art is placed in protective acid-free/archival safe plastic sleeves. I may use both new and recycled materials to ship items.

Priority shipping is available at check out within the US.

If you need Priority shipping outside of the US, please contact me prior to purchase as rates and delivery times vary by country.

Insurance is available at additional cost if requested.
Refunds and Exchanges
I accept returns up to five days after you receive your item(s). Sales are final for all custom work.

Please contact me in advance if you are planning to return an item. Items must be returned in original condition. Buyer is responsible for all shipping charges unless the error was mine.

Refund will be issued once I receive the returned item in original condition.

Similarly, I will accept exchanges. All of the above applies. Buyer is responsible for all shipping charges.

Other issues can be handled on a case to case basis, just send me a message.
Additional policies and FAQs
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Custom Orders~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Unfortunately I cannot complete any custom drawings at this time.

If you have requests for larger quantities of items, for lino prints in different ink colors, or other similar requests, just send me a message detailing your request and I will get back to you as soon as I can.

Please note that payment for custom orders is required in advance. I will begin working on the order within the time frame agreed upon once in receipt of payment.

Custom orders ship within 1 to 3 business days following completion.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Made to Order~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

"Made to Order" items are treated in a similar manner as custom orders. The processing time (the time required to make the item) will be posted in the listing and does not include shipping time.

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Last updated on Jan 2, 2017
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Custom and personalized orders

Unfortunately I cannot complete any custom drawings at this time.

If you have requests for larger quantities of items, for lino prints in different ink colors, or other similar requests, just send me a message detailing your request and I will get back to you as soon as I can.

Please note that payment for custom orders is required in advance. I will begin working on the order within the time frame agreed upon once in receipt of payment.

Custom orders ship within 1 to 3 business days following completion.

Combined Shipping

In most cases, shipping prices for multiple items combine automatically. Some bulky items do not, but I will refund any shipping overage that is greater than $1.00 USD. I will refund the overage after your order has shipped and I know the cost. This applies to both domestic and international orders.

International Shipping (outside of US)

Please note that buyers are responsible for *any* and all duties, import fees, and/or customs charges that may be incurred. Legally I cannot and do not collect VAT. If your country charges VAT you will be responsible for this additional cost.

If you need Priority shipping outside of the US, please contact me prior to purchase as rates and delivery times vary by country.

Can you make a print of this original?

Absolutely, send me a message.