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« on: February 02, 2009 05:03:56 PM »

There are many cute amigurumi owls made my talented crocheters, so here is my winged contribution to the owly collective...

My friend, David, and I were big fans of Twin Peaks, the early-nineties TV series that featured cherry pies, logs, and owls. A popular catchphrase from the show: "the owls are not what they seem".

Over the holidays, I made HooWoo the Owl for David:

It took half an hour in the winter rain to set up this photoshoot before HooWoo dove off the tree, bounced off some bushes and landed in mud. I had to reshoot on the following rain-free day.

Beware of those mischievous owls! They are not what they seem:

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For the die-hard Twin Peaks fans, here is a 9-minute video of the 1992 Twin Peaks Festival that David and I attended:
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« Reply #1 on: February 02, 2009 05:16:17 PM »

That is SO CUTE!  I luuurve his eyes and his belly! haha.  Lovely lovely.
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« Reply #2 on: February 02, 2009 05:17:00 PM »

He's so cute! You're friend's very lucky. Did you use your own pattern?

On a twin peaks/crafty side note (never seen it myself) it also popped up in the OTT 20 swap in the form of a log https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=286835.msg3261236;topicseen#msg3261236

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« Reply #3 on: February 02, 2009 05:23:17 PM »

I'm not an owl fan (not against them, just not a freak about them) but this one is ADORABLE!

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« Reply #4 on: February 02, 2009 05:25:06 PM »

Too adorable! I love the bottom photo too.

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« Reply #5 on: February 02, 2009 05:26:08 PM »

He's so cute! Totally freakin adorable.
« Reply #6 on: February 02, 2009 05:26:48 PM »

He is adorable Grin, great job, i love the eyes, where did you find them? Roll Eyes Wink

« Reply #7 on: February 02, 2009 05:31:19 PM »

Thats the sweetest little owl, a real little cutie.

Love the eyes and his little wings

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« Reply #8 on: February 02, 2009 05:38:56 PM »

Ahw he is so cute and I love his name hoowoo too freakin cute.

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« Reply #9 on: February 02, 2009 05:41:56 PM »

Great job. I think you got the colours and eyes to look perfectly. 

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