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Cat Book Tote Bag

November 23rd, 2015

Much of my artwork imitates motifs in my life, and this new tote bag is a pretty good example of that trend:

Read 'em and Weep tote by Susie Ghahremani / boygirlparty

This super-high quality, organic cotton twill tote is silkscreened with a black cat, and a stack of books. Hey, look! Two things I love. Lo and behold:

Cat and book tote bag by Susie Ghahremani /

This tote bag was screen printed by hand and made in collaboration with my awesome friends at BuyOlympia who also stock and sell lots of things I make in their incredible shop, Land, in Portland, Oregon.

This design is also available as a limited edition letterpress poster with metallic inks!

Holiday Orders / Shipping Information (yep, it’s that time of year!)

November 20th, 2015

Thank you to everyone shopping from me at the boygirlparty shop this holiday season! With only a little more than four weeks to go, I have some important Frequently Asked Questions to answer:

Recipe Cards and Shopping Lists at the boygirlparty shop

YES I will happily gift wrap your order and include a note! Just let me know if your order is a gift and what you’d like it to say when you check out. There is no additional charge.

YES, unless they are pre-printed onto the product (i.e. my picture book) I will not include prices or receipts with my orders. So, if you’re giving your order as a gift, it will be packaged nicely and sent without a receipt!

YES: you can have your order sent directly to the recipient! Just specify their shipping address at check out!

NO: I cannot send one order to multiple shipping addresses. Please place separate orders for separate shipping addresses. If you need help with this, email me. I’m happy to help!

Please order by the following dates to allow for delivery before Dec. 25th!

Within the U.S.:

  • First Class: by December 10th * [Free shipping for orders over $75)
  • Priority Mail Upgrades: by December 15th
  • Express Mail Upgrades: by December 20nd


  • Canada: Order by December 5th *
  • Everywhere else: order by December 1st *
  • * These dates are based on estimates of average delivery times by the USPS and are suggested order-by dates only!

    Thank you so much for shopping with an artist like me this holiday season! I appreciate your support of my artwork – it makes a huge difference in my life!

    Gift wrap from the boygirlparty shop

    What Will Hatch: Board book and Korean edition!

    November 17th, 2015

    What Will Hatch is now available as a Korean translation (!!!), and will be available as a board book (in English) in the Spring! Pre-ordering now through your preferred book shop.

    Whether you pick this up at the library, receive it as a gift, or buy this book here in my shop, please take a moment to leave a review (i.e. on Amazon/Goodreads) as positive reviews help keep well-loved books in print!

    What Will Hatch board book and Korean Translation

    The original hardcover printing of What Will Hatch is, of course, available in my shop here, and I love to personalize them! Here are a few dedications I’ve drawn along the way:

    What Will Hatch books signed by the illustrator, Susie Ghahremani /

    If you’ve received a copy, please share your story time photos with hashtags #WhatWillHatch and #boygirlparty — I love to see these books being enjoyed!

    New Pocket Mirrors and an Extra Fancy Cat Pin

    November 12th, 2015

    Pocket Mirrors Susie Ghahremani

    Useful, portable, presentable pocket mirrors are here! Party favors, thank you gifts, secret Santa, stocking stuffers… I’ve got you covered with almost a hundred options!

    Featuring original illustrations by Susie Ghahremani, each mirror measures 2.25″ wide and is packaged with a velvet pouch for safekeeping! Pouch colors subject to vary.

    Bowtie Cat Enamel Pin Susie Ghahremani

    Feeling a little fancy? This bowtie cat enamel pin will help! This little pin is made of brass and four colors of enamel, measuring approx 1″ tall.

    These are just a few of the newest items at the boygirlparty shop! Check out my new collection here.

    COSMOS Exhibition at Light Grey Art Lab

    November 10th, 2015

    I’m currently in the “COSMOS” exhibition at Light Grey Art Lab in Minneapolis, MN! Light Grey Art Lab COSMOS brought together 100 international artists to contribute a symbolic depiction of one of the constellations or nearby astral bodies. The works are all LED lit so the show is really something you need to see in person — if you’re in the area, please check it out!

    Susie Ghahremani "Jupiter" for Light Grey Art Lab

    I created this painting to represent Jupiter (both with Jupiter’s Greek archetypal symbols — the eagle and the oak — as well as the traditional representation of all 67 moons in its fierce gravitational pull). This art is meant to represent might and power!

    You can see the entire show online at The show opened on October 30 and runs through November 22.

    Cosmos Tarot Oracle Deck

    In conjunction with this show, Light Grey Art Lab launched the limited edition COSMOS Tarot & Oracle Deck. This boxed-set includes every piece of artwork from the COSMOS Exhibition, including mine! Thanks to Lindsey Nohl, Jenny Bookler, and everyone who made this amazing show possible.

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