Owl Know How

Author(s): Cat Rabbit

Australian Picture Books

Owl Know How is about solving problems, BIG problems that can only be solved by owls.


Enter the magical world of Cloud Town and meet Cornelia Rabbit and her best friend Orvi. With help from their friends, they save the town from falling into the treetops by working together and using "owl know how." This picture book was created by the team of Cat Rabbit and Isobel Knowles. Everything was created out of felt, cardboard, and various other recycled materials. These Australian artists are award-winng, internationally recognized, and command their own cult following in the indie craft and art scene. Bonus owl pattern included for making your very own OWL You can learn more, and watch an animated short about the book, at owlknowhow.com.


Cat Rabbit is a textile-based artist working in soft sculpture. Her plush works incorporate traditional domestic crafting techniques such as embroidery, knitting, and various needlecrafts to create three-dimensional soft sculpture figures from her illustrated characters. She lives in Melbourne, Australia.


Isobel Knowles is a Melbourne-based animator whose work spans stop-motion animation films, interactive installations, artistic commissions, collaborative performance, and children's television. Her work has screened and won awards at Sundance, Cannes, and the Chicago International Film Festival. She has also made animations for Yo Gabba Gabba and others.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780500500354
  • : Thames & Hudson Australia Pty, Limited
  • : Macmillan
  • : January 2012
  • : 220mm X 220mm X 4mm
  • : February 2013
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Cat Rabbit
  • : Paperback
  • : PB
  • : en
  • : 30