Card Artists

Catherine Bender

Catherine Bender, founder and former owner of Eldorado Arts, was inspired to create her extensive line of pet sympathy cards by her own pets. Married to a veterinarian, Catherine created original artwork for her card line and ran Eldorado Arts for 24 years.


Tim Johnson

S201 is an example of art by Tim Johnson, an artist from Allenspark, Colorado.  Tim’s sensitive portrayals speak to his love of animals and the nature that surrounds him.  He is the winner of numerous awards, including the prestigious Frank C. Wright Memorial Award from the American Artists’ Professional League Exhibition in New York City.


Laurel Lagoni

Laurel is not a trained artist, but she is a former pet loss counselor. Laurel created the art
and concepts for our Veterinary Wisdom® Premium Pet Sympathy Cards and our Educational Enclosures.


BJ Lewis

BJ is a Boulder, CO, artist who created the art for one of our most popular dog and cat cards (S24).


Brigitte Nadon

Brigitte is a Colorado graphic artist, now retired. Brigitte's delicate, intricate portrait of many beloved species of pets adorns our popular Veterinary Wisdom® Sympathy Card S56.


Lora Kerr & Pete Lagoni

Lora and Pete are World by the Tail, Inc.'s in-house graphic design and Internet technology experts. Together, they ensure that our card designs are updated and reprinted.


Tammi Sullivan

Tammi's beautiful photography is featured on three of our cards, S202, S203, and S204.  We are also lucky to have Tammi in the office most days, answering phones, sending out shipments and helping out in many different areas of the business. 


Rick Janson

A gorgeous example of Rick's photography is featured on our Pet Sympathy Card S205.  Rick is also a realtor in Denver and owns Denver Lifestyle™ Real Estate.  He photographs everything from home listings to pets and families.