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April 2009

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Canberra Brown Owls Felt Brooch Frenzy

April 22, 2009
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On a glorious autumn afternoon last Saturday, a parliament of Brown Owls came together to make felt brooches. Fabulous brooches were created, including flowers, toadstools and matryoshkas (designed by our own Prefect Georgie – link to the tutorial coming soon!). A cloud, cupcake and icecream also made a showing. Yet again, Canberra’s Brown Owls shone in the afternoon tea department, with the centrepiece being a delectable brownie. So our fellow Brown Owls do not miss out on the chance to…

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Brisbane Meet – Crochet Class Requirements

April 21, 2009
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by creative breathing on Flickr Hi Ladies, I have emailed everyone that showed interest in their comment that they wanted to join the crochet -along class at our meet this weekend, but thought I would put the info on here too just in case you don’t see your emails.. Ok, so you will need to bring: 1 x 5.5mm crochet hook 8ply yarn (this can be acrylic or anything you might have lying around, bring a few colours if you…

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Melbourne – Gocco Demonstration – Venue Details

April 20, 2009

Balwyn Community House‘The Studio’412 Whitehorse Rd, Surrey Hills109 Tram Over Balwyn Road, just past the McDonalds on Whitehorse Road. Monday 27th April – 7.30 – 9.00pm Bring: Yourself and something yummy to share The Lucky Attendees: Nycole W, Fiona S, Jessica N, Ness C, Cindy H, Jess M, Keti D, Engela M, Cindy A, Lisa H, Lara F, Ebony B, Catie M, Clare B, Jan J, Carolyn E, Aisha S, Peta P, Hollie S, Becca C If you missed out…

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Melbourne Brown Owls – Last Night

April 20, 2009

Oh yes. We crocheted! Some people got it… and some people nearly got it. And it was a really fun night. We had so very many biscuits… and the library was a fantastic venue for our little meet! I think everyone had a great time! Here are the refresher links we discussed last night: How to Crochet A Granny Square – Original Post How to Crochet A Granny Square – part 1 How to Crochet A Granny Square – part…

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Melbourne Social – Sunday 26th April – 8.30am – Camberwell Market Thriftalong

April 20, 2009
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image via Sweet William Would you like to meet up at the Camberwell Market this Sunday, with some other Brown Owls?! Comment here if you would! We’ll have coffee and jam doughnuts and do a bit of marketing together! We’ll be meeting outside the Pet Shop at 8.30am (the Pet Shop is in the Car Park where the market is held.) Come along and have some thrifty fun! xx Pip…

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once upon a time there were two brown owls

April 20, 2009
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my name is kim, and i… am a marketaholic. i can’t get enough. if it’s handmade and on a trestle table, i need to see it. and probably touch it, and coo over it, and add it to my ‘i’m pretty sure i need that to live’ list. i’m sure that markets are the natural habitat for many a brown owl, raise your wing if you too thrive on that mix of inspiration and intimidation only to be found amongst…

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Melbourne – Gocco Demo – BOOKED OUT!

April 16, 2009

The Lucky Attendees: Nycole W, Fiona S, Jessica N, Ness C, Cindy H, Jess M, Keti D, Engela M, Cindy A, Lisa H, Lara F, Ebony B, Catie M, Clare B, Jan J, Carolyn E, Aisha S, Peta P, Hollie S, Becca C If you missed out – please email me with GOCCO WAITING LIST and you’ll be included in a repeat session down the track. Further details about our 27th April Gocco Demonstration will be coming soon – but…

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Calling Brisbane Brown Owls – RSVP here for the next meeting

April 15, 2009

Calling all Brisbane Brown Owls – RSVP for the next meeting by leaving a comment on this post Date: Sunday 26 April Time: 10:30am – 12:30pm Venue: Same as the last meeting. Recreation Room in Building 7 of Roma Street Parklands Apartments, Parkland Blvd, Brisbane. The Rec Room is on the ground floor of building 7. Building 7 is the end apartment block furthest away from the City. There is plenty of parking at the Parklands or if coming by…

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