Friday, May 17, 2013

Wood Carving by Randall D.Boni

Randall D.Boni carves amazing wildlife sculptures from wood using primarily a chainsaw. He has been carving dying or damaged trees since 1989, making sculptures of owl, deer, bear, red tailed hawks, palliated wood peckers and elk. His work can be found all over the country, and he can be contacted through his website for both private and public commissioned work. 

To learn about about him and his work go here.

DIY: Felt Woodland Puppets

This is another wonderful tutorial by Lia Griffith that teaches you how to make woodlands friends on your own. The diy project comes with the printable patterns of owl, bunny and bear. For the entire tutorial with step by step instructions and list of materials for each puppet go here.

Freebie: Owl Anniversary Card

Isn't this card adorable? You'll be glad to know that you can download this owl couple anniversary card for free from here.

Thursday, May 16, 2013

Owl Planters

I am loving these owl ceramic planters by Jia Mayne Loo. Visit her online shop for more lovely pots (like this snowman!) and if you like, follow her on Facebook for updates on her new products.

Hector Owl Lamp

Beautiful 'Hector owl lamp' at Urban Outfitters and here.

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Animal Shaped Makeup Kits

'Icons' are the sweet animal shaped make up kits by Deborah Milano. Each animal holds shades of eye shadow, compact powder, blush, bronzing powder, lip gloss, applicator and a mirror. These 'Icons' are perfect to give as a gift or collect for yourself. Available in several designs including - owl, bunny, bear, turtle, butterfly, pig and more.

I couldn't find any website which delivers the makeup kits to the US. So, if you do find one which ships internationally then please share by leaving a comment below.

Re-Turned Owl by Lars Beller Fjetland

Wooden owl by Lars Beller Fjetland is the newest addition to the flock. The “Re-turned” owl is hand-built using left over wood from trash and transformed it into a desired piece of woodcraft. The owl is available in two beautiful finishes - Oak and Ash. More birds featured here.

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Giveaway: Win $50 From Uncommon Goods

Uncommon Goods is an online boutique that offers unique gifts and home accessories, carefully handpicked items from craft shows, and discoveries from a faraway bazaar. It's a one stop shop where you can pick up a gift for an owl lovers, a friend, a hostess and even for father's day which will be here before you know it, all online from here.

They have offered a $50 gift certificate to one lucky winner of My Owl Barn. In order to win: 

For an extra entry:
Sign up for Uncommon Goods email by clicking this link. 

Please leave separate comment for each of the above things that you do.

The winner will be announced and emailed on May 22nd.

Update: Winner has be emailed. Thank you all for participating!

Monday, May 13, 2013

Miya: Owl Plates and Cups

Your little ones will love to have their breakfast with these adorable owlies. And you can pick any of those sweet mugs to sip your first morning coffee! Which one do you like the most? 

Find them all at in sets.

Alyssa Nassner: Notecards

Alyssa Nassner is a surface designer and illustrator from Baltimore. Her style is inspired by vintage botanical prints, Scandinavian design, mid-century illustration, and hand rendered typography. 

This colorful and fun collection of notecards is sure to cheer up anyone who gets one. The cards come in six designs and can be purchased from here.

Aztec Print Owl Scarves + Organic Pillows

ToddAH was founded in 2012 by a husband and wife team, Brandon and Tabitha Todd. They started their business out of their home in Kansas City, MO designing clean and simple clothes for their baby daughter Tabitha. Their online shop offers onesies, posters, organic pillows and lovely scarves. Aztec owl print scarf is my favorite, available in two colorways.