Editorial January 2016

Sunday, December 27, 2015 by

I have decided to call it day with Canine Collectables Courier ... it has been 17 years of great fun, but I just need a little more...

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Dog Power

Sunday, December 27, 2015 by

I cannot remember how I tumbled on dog power but I found my note to do an internet search for images of 'dog power' and so begins...

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Dorothy L’Hommedieu

Saturday, December 19, 2015 by

Dorothy Keasbey L'Hommedieu, born Dorothy Keasbey in May 1885, one of three daughters of Henry and Charlotte whose household in 1900...

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Collector’s Attic –...

Saturday, December 19, 2015 by

It seemed only fitting to me, since this is my last column for the Courier, I should update a column I wrote several years ago about...

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Ginger Snaps….little bit...

Saturday, December 19, 2015 by

First of all, I HAD to share the picture my veterinarian has on her receipts now. I do not know where she bought her supplies but I...

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What IS That

Saturday, December 19, 2015 by

The last What IS That column......I had to share my infamous outside dog. A friend bought this for me in Texas many years ago. She...

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Words about dogs

Friday, December 11, 2015 by

Listening to a radio talk back host made me realize for the first time how like the word 'wolf' is to the word 'woof' as the...

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Great use of dog words for bus...

Friday, December 11, 2015 by

There are some really very clever folk about, and they sometimes come up with fabulous business names from ordinary everyday usage....

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Whimsy, charm, and character &...

Thursday, December 10, 2015 by

Art takes many forms, from the two dimensional to 3D, and let me introduce you to Norton Latourelle, what an artist! His whimsical...

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Some of the Best Scottish Terr...

Sunday, December 6, 2015 by

You could fill your house with the finest of older Scottish Terrier figurines, there are so many to choose from.  This is a breed...

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Some Pug Figurines to collect,...

Sunday, December 6, 2015 by

The subject of Pug figurines is vast and historically fascinating.  Nick Waters’ “The Pug Heritage and Art” published by the dog art...

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Norbertine Bresslern-Roth: her...

Friday, December 4, 2015 by

Norbertine Bresslern-Roth (1891 – 1978), also von Bresslern-Roth, was born Norbertine Roth in Graz, Austria. She was an important and...

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Coopercraft Pottery Dogs

Friday, December 4, 2015 by

Coopercraft pottery dogs were made by the Summerbank company of Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire England and it ceased trading in 2001....

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Where have I seen that Cocker ...

Monday, November 30, 2015 by

Some Cocker Spaniel images that appeared first in advertising in U.S. magazines were later repeated on cards and calendar prints. ...

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Canine Artist Guild closing

Monday, November 30, 2015 by

Kim Santini has decided to close the Canine Art Guild which was formed in March 2006. It provided a show case for buyers of canine...

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Just a heap of stuff I want to...

Monday, November 30, 2015 by

I want to share a heap of thing with readers, and as this is my last issue, here it is -ad hoc Lovely oak glass covered display...

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Doggerel A Diverse Collection ...

Friday, November 27, 2015 by

Doggy: First Known Use of DOGGY 1788 [see http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/doggy] Dog Rose: Rosa canina, commonly known as...

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New Books to Look Out for issu...

Friday, November 27, 2015 by

I watch for new books for the artist in myself (I love cover art), for great new content to read and learn from, and also I am a...

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Auction Watch issue 60 & ...

Saturday, January 18, 2014 by

Welcome back to Auction Watch. Some truly delightful finds to share with you this time, to see the images properly and some...

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Dog-Net issue 60 and more rece...

Saturday, January 18, 2014 by

The Amazing Internet World, discover great resources and online shops … I have opted to use an online service for this section, it is...

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