It is a quilt - but would make a beautiful painting. Also a good idea for a group art project with kids!
Cats. Love the color and 50s vibe. This would make a great fabric print, too. I like most of his work.
Off-centred squares quilt pattern | Fresh Lemons Modern Quilts
Scottie dog--this is a great pattern, easy...I have stitched several of these little cuties!
Little Black Wool Scottie Pincushion by bluebird mountain, via Flickr
Fancy - collectible handmade paperweight owl by mirjami design | notonthehighstreet.com
cute little mouse pincushion/ or could fill it with catnip for you-know-who