Friday, January 28, 2011

3D Paper Owl With Printable Template

Make one or more paper 3D owls with printable template from 3EyedBear (link updated). There are thirteen different owl templates to choose from!

Jewel Japan: Ceramics

Owl ceramics by Jewel Japan inspired by Japanese traditional motifs, colors and pattern. How adorable is that tea pot!

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Valentine's Day Owl Gift Wrapping Paper

Sarah Cowan created this adorable owl gift wrap for Valentine's day exclusively for My Owl Barn readers. I adore it and hope you'll enjoy it too! Download the gift wrap for free from here.

Owl Valentine Treats

I found this wonderful recipe for making owl Valentine treats. Go here for the instructions on making Chocolate Dipped Valentine Owls on a stick made from heart-shaped marshmallow "Peeps".

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Cabin + Cub

Valerie Thai is an artist and designer from Vancouver specializing in art and stationary items. she creates artwork using collage, woodburning, and gocco printing. The "Owl Talk" and "Girl and Bird" (shown above) are two of my favorite collages made from vintage book illustrations, paper ephemera and ink illustration on real paper-backed wood veneer. Some of her art panels, 2011 calendars and notebooks are on 25 - 50% off until February 14th in her store Cabin + Cub, so act fast!


Geninne did it again with this amazing watercolor and acrylic owl painting.

Previously mentioned Geninne's artwork here.

Printable Valentine's Day Card

Good Morning, everyone! Valentine's Day is just around the corner! How do you celebrate the day? With chocolates or flowers? I'll love to know what do you do on this very special day.

Today, I am excited to share this cute Valentine's day card designed by Nina Seven exclusively for My Owl Barn readers. The card measures 4" x 6" and comes with a matching envelope, just print and share the love this Valentine's day!

Click here to download the card.
Click here to download the envelope.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Owl Cookies: The Cinnamon Tree Bakery

I saw these cute owl shortbread a few months ago but couldn't find the source. Today, I accidentally found these images on Flickr and also, found the store where these owl cookies are available for purchase in packs of half a dozen or dozen. The Cinnamon Tree Bakery can be contacted through their website for orders and more information.

{Images from here, here and here}

Bright Day

Bright Day is a lovely store on Etsy with joyful and bright collection of artwork, and in the middle of all the color I found these black and white wall hanging pillows that are perfect to add a little contemporary touch to any wall in your house.

Monday, January 24, 2011

Tea Towel Calendar

This 2011 tea towel beautiful calendar by Paper Sparrow is a practical accessory which can be used for drying dishes when the year is over. Love the owls and the tiny hearts hanging from the tree.

Irene Suchocki

Irene Suchocki is a Canadian fine art photographer who enjoys experimenting and using different styles and techniques, both in-camera and in her digital darkroom to achieve the dreamy and whimsical look in her photographs. The owl belongs to "Of A Feather" set and was taken at the Natural History Museum in New York. Available as a set or individually on her store.