Tag Archives: thomas L Cathey

MY ART STUDIO IS JAMMED with my latest acquisitions.

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Hurricanes IRENE  and  SANDY did their number on my walls and ceiling.

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The ceiling fell in……….exactly over my computer.  What fun!!!

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ZORRO [yes, his real name]………….came with six guys.

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In three days they did a complete restoration..and new paint job!

NOW my problem is…………where to hang all the NEW art I bought since October!!!  SELL IT???  Never!

NY FASHION WEEK • Fall 2014 • Hey DUDE !

Lincoln Center Plaza was filled with MEN…..on their way to the Runway

Shows.  Dudes………Babe Magnets……….Mr. Dreamy……..

Good Looking Studs……….

Dashing……….Brawny……….Rugged……Teddy Bears….

and a lot of “HOT“.

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My favorite was the “TEDDY BEAR”.

NY FASHION WEEK • Fall 2014 • KAREN WALKER RUNWAY SHOW

KAREN WALKER…….fashion designer from Australia……had her Runway Show on Pier 59 today.  Was freezing on the hudson River……but was “hot” on the runway.

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Karen’s F/W collection is called “the League”.

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Invited guests were buyers, photographers, make-up artists, BLOGGERS {Moi}…….fashionistas……..

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MIGUEL………a talented make-up artist……….much in demand.

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Erik………writer……..director……….and actor on Broadway and Movies.

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“MOI”and friend.

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A BLOGGER that the fashion world listens to.

 

THANKS for all my Birthday Greetings

Danka……..gracias……….Mercí……for all my Birthday Wishes.  How many candles were on that cake……….too many…………took a blowtorch to light them all!

 
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This photo………..with me in my favorite ROY ROGERS shirt was taken with a brownie camera 65 years ago when I lived on Lincoln street in Detroit.  WOW!

How those years have flown by.

A SOLDIER IS MOURNED BY HIS WIFE

There were four McCaffrey brothers who landed on Ellis Island.  Their name was recorded as “Cathey“.  The clan I belong to is the brother who migrated to Georgia.  One settled in Tennessee………….the third in Texas and a fourth in Michigan.

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This photo was taken by Todd Heisler, The Rocky Mountain News.  His photo took SECOND PLACE in the International Picture of the Year.

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THE FIFTY FACES OF TOM

Make that 49!  Some of the delightful people who follow my BLOG……have asked………. “Who is Tom”………. where are the photos of him”?  Here are a bunch.

I am an artist……..painter………graphic designer……..illustrator.

If you google my name……..Thomas L. Cathey…… many sites who are selling prints of my art will pop up

nyc “GIRLS”…. season 2…..begins tonight

Lena Dunham……writer…..producer and star of the hit TV show ….”GIRLS” starts her second season Sunday Night.

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In the next to the last show of Season 1…….the episode centered around her reading  one of her poems at the Salmugundi Art Club.

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The Club  is in a beautiful historic brownstone in Greenwich Village.

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Many famous artists have belonged………William Merritt Chase, Louis Tiffany, N.C.Wyeth……….and now………..Thomas L Cathey !

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Donald Silver……..noted author over over 100 children’s books and another famous artist…….Patricia J. Wynne are members of the Club.

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The library is a favorite place for members and their friends to gather.

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The library is used for discussions on art [ and lots of other subjects].  The Club adopted it present name after Washington Irving published his potpourri of wit and wisdom called “The Salmagundi Papers”.

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The dining room  still serves it’s famous “Salmagundi Stew”.

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Enter…………..Lena Dunham……….”Hannah” in the show “GIRLS”.  Up the creaky stairs to the library.

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Hannah is waiting her turn to read her story.

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Michael Imperioli…….plays her lit prof…….and invites her to read one of her stories.

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The story was pretty wacky……….and it fit right in with this show.

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Literature lovers all………..”extras” in this scene.

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Hannah and her Prof discuss just how awful her story was.

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Michael……….a resident of Greenwich Village……..you probably remember him as Christopher on the “Sopranos“.