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Appropriations: Miro is based on Miro’s Dog Barking at the Moon which morphed into cats and coyotes howling at the moon.

Dog Barking/Howling at the Moon #1 (with thanks to Miro)
Mixed Media: cat scratcher, miniature ladder, eyelets, markers, feather, dog figurine, acrylic paint, spray paint, fabric, cardboard, mat board, wood plaque, Prismacolor pencil, googly eye, moon image from NASA/courtesy of nasaimages.org on mat board.
16 5/8 x 15 5/8 x 2 1/4" (unframed); 17 1/4 x 16 1/4 x 3" (framed)
Dog Barking/Howling at the Moon (with thanks to Miro)
Mixed Media: wooden mechanical dog, miniature ladder, corrugated cardboard scratcher, fabric, spray paint, moon image from NASA/courtesy of nasaimages.org, markers on mat board.
9 1/2 x 15 1/2 x 2 1/2” (unframed); 10 3/8 x 16 1/4 x 2 1/2” (framed)
Melina's and Betsy's Dogs Barking/Howling at the Moon (with thanks to Joan Miro), Recto: Dmitri and Sam
Mixed Media: Melina's frame, mat board, cardboard, spray paint, fabric, glass beads, multi-purpose ties, twine, Prismacolor pencil, golf ball, miniature ladders, digital prints of Mayan ceramic vessel in dog shape, paper, Robert's 4 x 4", etc.
20 x 24 x 3 3/4"
Melina's and Betsy's Dogs Barking/Howling at the Moon (with thanks to Miro), Verso:  Others
Mixed Media: Melina's frame, mat board, cardboard, spray paint, fabric, glass beads, multi-purpose ties, twine, Prismacolor pencil, golf ball, miniature ladders, digital prints of Mayan ceramic vessel in dog shape, paper, Robert's 4 x 4", etc.
20 x 24 x 3 3/4”
Barney Howling at the Moon (with thanks to Joan Miro) or Shomebody Had To (with thanks to Patrick McDonnell’s Mutts, 11-13-07)
Mixed Media: corrugated cardboard scratcher as modified by Barney and his cat friends, miniature ladder, Little Critterz hand-painted porcelain cat, fabric, Ping Pong ball, Audra’s feather, spray paint, acrylic paint.
7 3/4 x 9 3/4 x 1 3/4” (unframed); 9 x 11 x 2 9/16” (framed)
After the Fall: Peg Leg Barney as a Manx
Mixed Media: scanned image of Michelangelo’s “After the Fall,” artificial plant, moss, broken Little Critterz hand-painted porcelain cat, wooden dowel.
5 x 7 x 2”
Desert Coyotes Triptych #1
Mixed Media: corrugated cardboard, sandpaper, washer, thumbtack, shell, pearl pins, mirror, jewelry findings, pewter coyotes on mat board.
4 1/4 x 12 3/4 x 1/2"
Lone Coyote Howling at the Moon: Wish You Were Here
Mixed Media: cardboard, fabric, dressmaker’s pins, spray paint, plastic ring, moon image from NASA/courtesy of nasaimages.org on canvas panel.
4 x 6 x 1/2”