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February 2011

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Brisbane Owls: RSVP for Crochet!

February 28, 2011
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Brisbane Owls: It’s time to RSVP for our next meet up!  Sarah kicking it big time at last year’s crochet craft along Date: Saturday 12 March 2011 Time: 10:30am – 12:30pm Venue: Meeting Room, New Farm Library, 135 Sydney Street, New Farm. Craft-along Project: Crochet  Teneale and her sis chaining it up last year   Sam will be leading the Crochet Project this month with washcloths, perfect for beginners before we move on to the more challenging granny squares and…

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New – Southside Brown Owls!

February 22, 2011
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Hi! We are starting a new Brown Owls Group on the Southside of Melbourne! If you are around St Kilda, Windsor, Prahran or even further afield and want to come for our first meet and greet, we would love to see you! Our first craft night is going to be: At: Windsor Deli 33 Hornby Street Windsor When: Thursday 17th March, 2011 From: 7.30pm – 9pm (approx) Bring: Anything that you are working on! If you are new and want to…

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Outer Eastern Suburbs Melbourne

February 22, 2011
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If anyone around is interested in starting a Brown Owls group in the outer east, please let me know! I live in Belgrave (hence Puffing Billy). But would be happy to have a group in Ringwood or Blackburn or somewhere too! You can contact me at jljorna (at) gmail (dot) com Hope to hear from you! -Jemma…

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:: Brown Owls Brunswick

February 22, 2011

It looks as though there will be a small contingent of Brunswick/ Carlton Owls at the Retreat Hotel (280 Sydney Road, Brunswick) tomorrow, Wednesday 23rd February at around 7pm.  Bring a project and bring a friend!  If you can’t make it, then keep posted for the next gathering.  If you have further suggestions, then put them up.  I’ll be wearing a blue scarf in my hair, come say hi to Stacy (me)  and I’ll see ya there! You can see…

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Launceston Brown Owls – March WIP and Quiltstorm

February 21, 2011

Hi Launceston Owls, Thanks all for helping with the fundraiser for the Queensland Disaster Relief appeal. We raised over $400 and had a great day at the market. Next meeting will be on Monday March 14th, 7-9 pm at the Design Centre, Tamar Street. Bring along your W-I-P (work-in-progress) and some big ideas. We thought it would be grouse to create a group quilt, so come along this month and lets talk big quilt ideas, themes, colours and all! RSVP…

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Dhaka BYO 22nd February

February 19, 2011
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The first ever Brown Owls in Dhaka was last tuesday afternoon. It was lovely: nice people making super things. But I was rather remiss and didn’t take any pictures for this blog. I’ll get better at this – promise! So just a picture of yarn – which is where so much of it starts…. The next Dhaka Brown Owls is Tuesday 22nd February 7pm – 9pm at the Nordic Club – upstairs in the library Just bring along what you’re…

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Canberra wrap up – embroidery!

February 19, 2011
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A dozen of so crafters met in Downer this afternoon to do some embroidery. We had heaps of patterns available, and everyone chose something and got cracking! We had ducks And owls edited to add that this gorgeous owly embroidery pattern is available for free here And roses And puppy dogs Bunny rabbits Little Dutch girls And beautiful table runners. Keep an eye out for our next Brown Owls on 19 March!…

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BYO Adelaide 23rd Feb

February 17, 2011
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I know it’s a cliche but… this year is flying by! Time to get the details out about the next meeting. Meeting is 7 to 9:30 pm on the 23th of Feb at the Box Factory 59 Regent St South, Adelaide. No plans for a project this week so just bring along what you are working on and we can chat and sip cups of tea. Comment if you are coming =)…

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Get Ready for the Gocco Workshop!

February 17, 2011
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What to print – Inspiration Have you been thinking about what to print at the Gocco Workshop? If you have not booked yet, you have two more days to do so! Still some spots to be had! I had a bit of a look around and wanted to show you some nice gocco printed examples, to illustrate the different use of colour in a few different way. First some examples of solid, one colour prints.  You can see how large…

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