Tag Archives: owls

The September express

How is it September seems to have leapt straight into the middle of the month? Still trying to get on top of the drawing waves – here’s one of Harry and Ron on that first September 1st train ride to … Continue reading

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Fixing things like wings

I had an incredibly sweet commission for a gift for Father’s Day recently: drawings for a story written by Anitia, the mother of these two little girls, featuring her family and a hapless little dino, unable to fly home with … Continue reading

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Card of small treasures

     A card I made recently! All straight watercolour to paper small treasures / patterns – I never quite knew what would scuttle onto the paper next, so it was fun to do!             … Continue reading

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Flowers for the new year

Happy New Year! Already almost a week into 2013. Here are some belated well-wishing avians and some cake to celebrate. Auspicious cake, cake that strives to get everything it aims for in the new year. May your year be similar to … Continue reading

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Owls of Ink, Owls of Valediction

These owls know what you’re about, and they are on your side. They were painted with ink (except that last wise moustached one is watercolour, actually) and Chinese brushes and great concentration and owl-love, as a commissioned gift for the … Continue reading

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Thursday Thaumaturgy

Who needs a comb when an owl will do the trick?  

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Erudite Owls

 I Soon I will be doing more hard studying.  This was done to cover a very boring planner/diary and to encourage me: I can only aspire to be as studious and diligent as those featured above.   <– Little studies

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Closest to an Owl

Our neighbours rescue owls! They have owls that they have rescued! I never knew! They let them build up strength before facing the woods again. They were kind enough to let me have a look at their current birds, and … Continue reading

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More inky owls

Three little ones in one go – you can tell where I started off because they became steadily fluffier. They aren’t as commanding as the previous two, but then they are a lot smaller. Give them time (except maybe the … Continue reading

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Owls. Ink owls! Owls of ink.

I loved painting these two. Though their personalities are of an entirely opposite nature, the two distinguished owls are great friends. Done in inks and Chinese brushes. (There may be more owls to come. Even scarier ones.)

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