Sunday, March 7, 2010

The call of the owl

A few evenings ago
Just as the light was fading
I heard the sound of our little New Zealand native owl
The Ruru (morepork)
Its call was weaving its way to me through the still night
Bringing me knowledge and wisdom

Cheers Marie


  1. I like this one a lot! So soft and cute.

  2. The owl is gorgeous,
    I love the sound he makes :-)

  3. Very charming, hope the watercolor class is going well!

  4. he is very cute sitting in his tree... I haven't heard a morepork for a few years now.

  5. What a sweet little bird.
    Thanks for visiting my esty site.
    I have just looked through your little creations - you are so talented!

  6. Oh I have such a soft spot for owls... this one is precious. Beautiful work!
    Thank you for stopping by my blog and for your lovely comment.
    Warm wishes from Bermuda!

  7. It is true that Owl is a New Zealand national bird. Owl always watching in the night time. It is so nice owl in the tree.

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  8. I think it is a good call of the Owl. It is a nice piece of art. I am really impressed by your art. The Owl in the tree looks so amazing.