Friday, July 6, 2012

DIY: Pocket Owl

Go to this tutorial for step by step instructions on how to make this cute owl. The owl has a pocket which can be used to hold pencils, knitting needles or chopsticks.

Freebie: Paper Forest Animals

Make your own little forest with these adorable animal printables. There are total of 6 kinds of animals including owl, squirrel, fox, monkey and hare that you can download for free from here

Thursday, July 5, 2012

Giveaway: Owl Soft Art Toy

I featured Wassupbrothers a couple of months ago here. I am thrilled to announce that Olga the creator of these little lovely creatures has generously offered one of her handmade owls Mauro for the giveaway. The giveaway will have one lucky winner from My Owl Barn readers.

To enter the giveaway:

1. You must be a follower of My Owl Barn (click here to follow My Owl Barn). Leave a comment letting me know that you are a follower.

I'll announce the winner sometime on July 13th! 

Update: Our winner is Kounting Sheep Designs. Thank you all for participating! 

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Owl Shoes


During my recent search for owl shoes, I came across these handmade owl shoes by Ideku Handmade. The CasuOwl shoes are made on order and are available in over 12 colors. To see all the options and to make a purchase go here.


Bristol, UK based brand Peskimo was founded in 2004 by illustrators Jodie and David. They have created an imaginative world full of monsters and cute animals, pattern and texture, fun and frolic’s. Their designs are found on prints, t-shirts, toys etc. Their work is inspired from cartoons, vintage graphic design and the oddities of everyday life.You can buy Peskimo prints from their online store and visit their website for their new work.

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Owlsome Deal: Owl Tile Coasters 30% Off

Regular price: $18
Owlsome deal price: $12.60

Ellie Jacobson has been a long time supporter and sponsor of My Owl Barn. Today she has offered the set of 4 owl tile coasters for the Owlsome Deal at 30% off to all My Owl Barn readers. To buy the set at the special price click 'Add to Cart' button below!

Click the Add to Cart button below to buy:
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This deal is only available till 07/08/2012 5:15AM MST 
The deal can end earlier, if the product gets sold out.

The tiles have bold owl design with the bold colors of black and azure blue. This is a set of 4 Tumbled Ravini Beige tiles (measuring 4 x 4) that have been hand stamped in this bold owl design. These coasters are absorbent, the design is heat set in so the painted design will not smudge when wet will absorb moisture from your glass or cup. Each tile has 4 felt pads on the bottom so they will not scratch table top finishes. There will be some tiles with natural cracks and chips (mainly around the edges) but not enough to affect them being used as sturdy coasters. These are travertine tiles from Turkey.

Not so fine print: 

- Once you click on the checkout button in cart, you will be directed to the PayPal payment page to make the payment to the seller. You can pay with your PayPal account, or with your credit/debit card.

- You will also be asked to provide your shipping address on the PayPal payment page.

- If you are seeing "This product is out of stock" message after clicking the "Add to Cart" button, that means that the deal has ended due to deadline being reached or the item being sold out.

- This Owlsome Deal is available to all the international readers.

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- You can read more on shipping info and return policy at

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Monday, July 2, 2012

Michele Morcos

Beautiful embroidered owl artwork by Michele Morcos.