Sunday, September 30, 2012

Colorful Watercolored Owl Ornament

 Hoo hoo. 
 I made this colorful owl ornament at the request of a friend who needed a little gift for an owl-loving buddy. I used that delicious American Crafts smooth glitter paper, and sequins to add some shine and pizzazz. Today is all rainy and icky, so I need a little glimmer to look at.
Here's a close-up of the owl, which is just ink and watercolor on watercolor paper, then cut out and stuck on with stickyback foam. I think the colors turned out pretty well. Bright, just how I like 'em.

Hope everybody is having a great weekend!

7 comments:

sandee said...

Very cute and cheerful little owl ornament! waving hi from the hills of North Carolina :)

LimeRiot said...

Super adorable, Kira! I really like how the little owl pops out.

Tina said...

I love your watercolors! Emma is back to preferring I print the pictures out for her. Makes me a bit sad, but I still love to see her playing with watercolors.

Any chance you are going to put together a fun coloring book for kids anytime soon in a PDF format that I can print out for her to color?
Maybe? Please?

Suzanne said...

Love it!! Did you draw that owl? He is so perfect and cute. Would make an awesome stamp!

belldoubleyou said...

That is a darn adorable and very pretty owl. I really like the freeform spots on its head. I am sure the owl-loving friend will be thrilled to receive it.

me-bear said...

Most adorable!!!! The colors are great and the owl looks so cute.

nana jan said...

your work,..all of your work is wonderful...imaginative inspiring