2021 Cat’N Around Catskill – Cat #9
“Spring Break – Catrina Von Tassel” by Michele T. Sisak, OFS
Sponsored by: Greene County Chamber of Commerce
Description: Inspired by the legend of Sleepy Hallow, Catrina Von Tassel gets a break from the antics of her napping charges, Rip, Van, and Winkle. This is a textured sculpture appropriately painted and embellished with crystal eyes and polypropylene whiskers.
About the Artist: Michele has a BA from Marywood University and an MS from the University of Scranton. She has 15 years’ experience as a photojournalist. She is a self-taught iconographer in the ancient religious art form focusing on the Russian Orthodox and modern styles. Michele has retired and is enjoying travel to national parks, photography, kayaking, hiking, and gardening, along with most outdoor activities.