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April 2010

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Preston Precinct Peeps: its time to craft!

April 24, 2010
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When: Sunday 2nd May Time: 2pm-4pm Where: Stolberg Beer Cafe -197 Plenty Road Preston (corner of Plenty Road & Bell Street) What: embroider your own owl. I’ll bring along lots of owl pictures for you to choose from OR you can always bring along something that you’re working on and go on with that. Bring: embroidery hoop, embroidery floss (various colours of your choice), scissors, needle and fabric to stitch your oh-so-cute owl design onto. It can be anything, an…

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Adelaide Owls Lean to Knit

April 22, 2010
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Hello, Would you like to learn how to cast on, knit and maybe purl a few rows? Please do come along to our next workshop. image: this lyre lark When: Wed 28th AprilTime: 7-9:30pmWhere: Box Factory – Adelaide Community Centre, 59 Regent St South AdelaideCost: $2 donation to the Box FactoryNumbers: We have room for 25 Owls – the first 25 to RSVP are IN! What to bring:* size 4.0 knitting needles* a ball of 8 ply wool We are…

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St George and Sutherland Shire Brown Owls

April 22, 2010
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Thanks to everyone who came to our April Crochet night, I cannot believe I forgot to take photos! I have been seriously rapping myself over the knuckles for that stuff up! We had a good night and it was great to see everyone’s progress in such a short time….I will be practicing now until I can perfect the granny square! The details for the next meeting are: Date: Monday 10th May 2010 Location: Penshurst RSL 58A Penshurst Street Penshurst Sydney…

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Richmond Brown Owls – BYO Craft

April 21, 2010

Hi there. BYO Crafternoon in Richmond! Bring along anything you would like to work on, something fairly portable is probably best. If anyone would like to have a go at learning to granny square send me an email and I’ll come prepared! Otherwise, I’m looking forward to seeing what everyone else is up to! If you are stuck for something to bring let me know and I can help you with some ideas or organize a kit for you. When:…

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Richmond Brown Owls – Stitching

April 21, 2010

Hi Everyone! Inspired by the wonderful Nicole at www.lochers.com we will be having an afternoon of stitching. I will organize some cute hankies for us to stitch, but feel free to bring along anything that you think would benefit from some stitching loveliness. When: Saturday 1st May, from 4pm Where: Great Britain Hotel, Church St Richmond Cost: no more than $5 for materials, depending on how many are coming (incl embroidery hoop) Please feel free to bring your own hoop…

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Brisbane Owls tackle crochet

April 20, 2010
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On Sunday, armed with crochet hooks and yarn, Brisbane Owls got together to tackle the basics of crochet. Everyone succeeded with their first steps! In no time crochet wash cloths were beginning to form all thanks to our fabulous teacher Sam. For those who missed out, fear not! There will be one of us on hand at the meet ups to go through the crochet motions with you. And for those who mastered the wash cloth, beanies are planned for…

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Mitcham Brown Owls

April 17, 2010

Hi Brown Owls, We have another meeting coming up, you can make a little blanket stitched owl, or you can bring your own craft, we are also teaching knitting and crochet. Gallery one is going to offer basic dressmaking classes , if anyone is interested in being involved, please let us know and we will add you to the list. Our next class details: Where: Gallery One1 Toeerns StreetMitchamPh; 8272 4504 When : Saturday 24th April 1:30 – 4:00pm. Cost:…

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What’s going on up in the North?

April 10, 2010
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The Finnish Brown Owls report about the past two months. February’s theme was learning a new skill, tatting. The beginning wasn’t too encouraging, but after the idea had matured some time, the secret was revealed: I hope to show a small finished project some time this year. In March the Brownie activity was sewing. The Charity of the Month was Unicef, and I made two dolls for adoption. Because I also gave the dolls as birthday presents to blogging friends,…

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Brisbane Owls: RSVP for Crochet!

April 9, 2010

Brisbane Owls: It’s time to RSVP for our next meet up! Date: Sunday 18 April Time: 10:30am – 12:30pm Venue: 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. Craft-along Project: Crochet Sam will be leading the Crochet Project this month with washcloths, perfect for beginners before we move on to the more…

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St George and Sutherland Brown Owls Meeting This Tuesday Night – 13th April 2010

April 9, 2010
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And the winner is…. Crochet Image from The Purl Bee We will be having a crochet night! But feel free to bring any craft along as we will have access to a sewing machine, over locker, light box and other craftiness. I will have some how-to handouts to help with the crochet and hopefully a few crochet smart people to lend a hand. My personal goal is to make a granny square! If you are up for the crochet bring…

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