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November 2010

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Nords Wharf Gets Crafty!

November 22, 2010
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The Nords Wharf chapter of the Brown Owls meet again tonight at the Nords Wharf Community Hall, Marine Parade, Nords Wharf (5 mins south of Swansea), 7-9pm. Come and see the beautiful sunset as we sit, make and chat. We always have plenty of materials and inspiration for those who say ‘I’m not very crafty’, and then produce something unique and clever!  Or you can bring along your own craft.  Love to see you there. Gold coin donation for hall…

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Sydney Brown Owls

November 22, 2010
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Unleash Your Inner Nana at Yarn in the PubWednesday November 24The Evening Star HotelCnr. Randall & Elizabeth Streets, Surry Hillsfrom 5.30pm (til about 9ish)RSVP in comments belowYarn Optional, Inner Nanas Compulsory!See you there…

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St George and Sutherland Brown Owls November Wrap Up and Christmas Party Details

November 19, 2010
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Christmas Party Details Bring a plate and if you want to join in a Lucky Dip for the Secret Santa Swap – Craft Notions and/or Handmade Gifts to the value of $15 It’s totally optional of course – but if you put a pressie in the basket, you can take another one out! Date: Sunday 12th December 2010 Place: Hazelhurst Gallery 782 Kingsway Gymea NSW 2227 Time: 2pm – 5pm If the weather is bad we will head to Lara’s…

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Adelaide BYO

November 18, 2010
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Dear owls, We’ve been quite industrious of late … learning how to manipulate fabric with Emma Mill, then sewing up log cabin quilt blocks, so the next meet why not bring along your current project and enjoy a cup of tea amongst other crafty folk. birds in chandeliers When: Wednesday November 24thTime: 7-9:30pmWhere: The Box Factory, Regent Street South, AdelaideCost: $2 room hireHope to see you there for our very last meet at the Box Factory for 2010! Cheers,Your prefects…

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Brisbane Owls: Last meet up for 2010!

November 15, 2010
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RSVP now for the last Brisbane meet up for 2010: Screen printing or BYO craft! We’re so excited to announce another very special Brisbane meet up with Ellie from Red Seed Studio. Ellie has kindly invited Brown Owls back to her fabulous studio for a little screen printing workshop or for those who prefer to work on their own craft we’ll have a special space at the studio for you to stitch, knit or crochet to your heart’s content! Date:…

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MITCHAM BROWN OWLS.

November 11, 2010
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Hi There Owlies, Here we are at the end of the year and looking at our last meeting. What a year! Where did it go? For our last meeting, we have decided to combine the Tuesday and Saturday class and have one final fling. Would every one like to bring a small plate to share and we will provide some Christmas drinks. Caryn (Smooch Designs)and her family are moving back to New Zealand. She will be very much missed. We…

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Adelaide Christmas Dinner

November 9, 2010
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Hi Adelaide Owls It’s time to organise our Christmas Dinner – hasn’t this year flown by! Dinner will be on the 8th of December at Brunelli’s Cafe on Rundle St at 7pm. Please RSVP by 1st of December to this post if you will be coming along. As with last years dinner we will be having a lucky dip present swap on the night. If you’d like to participate please bring along a handmade gift wrapped and ready to swap.…

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Nords Wharf Owls

November 8, 2010
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The Nords Wharf Brown Owls will be meeting this Tuesday evening 9th November, at the Nords Wharf Hall, Marine Parade, Nords Wharf from 7-9pm.  It’s time to start thinking about making something creative and unique for Christmas.  So why not come along and either start something new or finish something old?…

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Canberra Brown Owls – 21st November

November 8, 2010
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Back by popular demand, this month we’ll be freezer-paper stencilling! This is a really simple technique that produces fabulous results on fabric. Have a look here at the freezer paper Flickr group for inspiration:http://www.flickr.com/groups/fpstencils/ Image from here You’ll need to bring: a photocopy/printout of a design you want to stencil, something you want to stencil on to (t-shirt, tea towel, fabric), a pencil for tracing the design on to the freezer paper, an exacto or paper cutting knife, and a…

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