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Friday, October 28, 2011

I love the mummyowl

Hello and thank you for stopping by. Halloween is getting nearer and I want to show you today another Halloween character I made with the StampinUP Owl-punch .
Meet the Mummyowl.

This one is one of my favorites as he was a little challenge for me. I didn´t wanted to make the gaze out of paper, but real material. So I took some white fabric I had left over and teared them with my hands in stripes. Then I punched out a white owl body and a pair of black and white eyes. I adhered the eyes and then turned the owlbody to put some sticky-tape on it. then I tool one of the fabricstripes and started to put it arround the owl-body. I cut off the ends after adhere it to the sticky tape and made another round arround the Owlbody, but overlaped the first strip a bit with the next one.I made this step a few times until I came to the eyes-section where I tried to hide the eyes only a little under the fabric so that they would still show though. I ripped a thinner piece of fabric for the top of the mummyowl and turned it arround the ears of the owl and over the eyes. Isn´t he cute :)
Here are two cards I made with him.
Tell me what you think about them :)
I hope everyone is having a great week.
HAPPY CRAFTING :)
Maria :)

I would like to enter him in the following challenges:
thecraftypad.blogspot.com Halloween
gingerloftchallenge.blogspot.com Halloween
paperprettiesblog.blogspot.com Black/Orange/Purple/Green
pollycraftchallengeblog.blogspot.com Spooky Goings On

9 comments:

Kim Burmeister said...

This is super cute! I like mine with all the guys on it. Tanner keeps asking to make them. You have created a monster in my house...LOL!

Debbie said...

Aww super Mummy Owl and great idea. :) :)

Thanks for sharing with us at The Crafty Pad challenge this week. :)

Debbiexx

Vicky said...

Love the Mummy owl, M, it is so cute.

Sonny - Papirskreppa said...

So many owl ideas :) Great work :)

Arabella said...

Gorgeous cards! I love your Mummyowl!

Thanks for joining us for the Spooky Goings On challenge at Pollycraft!

Arabella

Rachel Miller said...

Too cute! I absolutely love it!

thinker said...

awesome cards! Thanks for participating at Gingerloft Challenge.

ilove2write said...

Hey Maria ,
you know you I love the Mummy OWL but even more was that one card that you did four characters on and sent someone .. you should post that photo of that card if you can to your blog. I thought it was so creative and I'm pretty sure one of the characters was the "Mummy Owl" on there too.. so cute!!I'll talk to ya soon! : )

ShaunaPester Shaunaispink said...

I love all your work Maria!! So glad to have you as my friend! Big Hugs!