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April 2009

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Perth Owls Meeting Reminder…

April 30, 2009
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Just another friendly reminder for Brown Owls in Perth. Places are still available but filling up fast so make sure you RSVP by 11.59pm today. Date: 2nd May 2009 Time: 2-4pm Venue: Baby Goose, 945 Beaufort Street, Inglewood. Theme: Crochet. So bring a crochet hook, what ever yarn you have and $2 for tea and coffee. [image via skymagenta] Since the Theme this month will be Crochet, the Prefects have decided that we would crochet Granny Squares!! Yippiee!! I will…

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Rock Out With Your Gocc Out!

April 27, 2009

Some shots from last night’s fantastic and fun Gocco demo night! Hosted by Gemma Jones and myself! A pack of Brown Owls braved the crazy weather (again!), making a bee-line for the Balwyn Community House ceramics studio where we printed the night away and marvelled at the amazing Print Gocco system! Everyone had a turn at using the Gocco and took home a little bundle of prints – which I think was ace! Thanks to Kirsty for booking the venue…

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Brisbane Brown Owls do the Granny

April 26, 2009
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Brown Owls flocked together on another sunny day in Brisbane to learn the art of the granny square. Crochet guru Em bestowed her knowledge and experience on the beginners. Well, we weren’t all beginners… Thank you Em for being so patient with all of us, especially those who were a little chatty (hehe… me included) We were all there for each other through the highs and lows. and in the end we finally pulled through (check out all those squares…

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Thanks Brissy Owls!

April 26, 2009

Hi everyone,thanks for a great day of Granny Crocheting – honestly you ARE ALL star pupils!!wow we really made some headway today into making sure we can comfortably sit in our rockers and crochet away once we are official Grannies 😀 I am sure Rebecca will be sharing some of the pictures that she took today and anyone else that took photos, email them through to us so we can share them with the group. Just wanted to do a…

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Brrrrrr-own Owls…. (teeth chattering)

April 26, 2009

Oh YES! A group of brave and lovely owls DID brave the Camberwell Market this morning! We caught up for coffee and muffins first (nutty raisin toast for some!) – and then did a couple of laps of the market en masse before we split up for some final solo marketing. I picked up some yarn in many, many colours and some really cute old colouring books. I DO wonder what the other girls took home after they left the…

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BOOKED OUT : New Guest Chatter – 6th May Melbourne Meet!

April 25, 2009

EDIT – NOW BOOKED OUT!Attendees are: Kim B, Kelly Z, Cindy H, Polly Pratt, Suze M, Andrea M, Anna J, Jo K, Shannon R,Chantelle T, Debora L, Karen C, Nycole W, Nicole J, Lara F, Kirstie L, Evie, Ebony B, Soula K, Jemma J Only a few spots left at this meet – and we’ve got confirmation that lovely Lucy from uber blog The Design Files is going to pop in and let us quiz her about blogging, design and…

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Brown Owls – Global Update!

April 24, 2009

Hi! Brown Owls is now running nicely in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Perth, Canberra and Mongolia! Huge props to our interstate prefects and members, as well as our enthusiastic Melbourne girls and helpers like Angela and Lara and Kirsty. Fantastic. Due to popular demand we are opening up memberships for a short period in some areas : New rural, interstate and international membership options are now up in the Brown Owls Store. Sydney, Perth, Melbourne and Brisbane Metro memberships are sold…

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Booked Out : Wednesday 6th May Melbourne Meet – HERE – From 7pm tomorrow ( Friday) night!

April 23, 2009

Ari’s WIP ‘Sublime Stitching‘ embroidery from Brown Owls at the Union Club – with permission from Ari (aged 9) Booked Out – Attendees are:Kim B, Kelly Z, Cindy H, Polly Pratt, Suze M, Andrea M, Anna J, Jo K, Shannon R,Chantelle T, Debora L, Karen C, Nycole W, Nicole J, Lara F, Kirstie L, Evie, Ebony B, Soula K, Jemma J Wednesday 6th May – Blogging, Crafting, Community andInspiration ‘Talk and Craft’ ——————————————————————————- RSVPs will open on this post at…

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