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March 2011

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MELBOURNE- OUTER EASTERN SUBURBS BROWN OWLS

March 19, 2011

I can’t thankyou enough for your great interest in this group.  It make it easier to organise when so many are as keen as I am. I’m looking forward to meeting you all. Remember to bring the kids along as I know  Easter bunny has visited early and left some lovely eggs. Kindest regards to you all Kaz …

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Canberra Broochy wrap-up!

March 19, 2011
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We had a wonderful, productive time at the Canberra Brown Owls meet this afternoon, with our clever crafty Owls making all kinds of lovely brooches, like… a zipper broochtutorial here a felt flower broochtutorial here a layered flower brooch a frayed flower broochtutorial here and these gathered ribbon and lace broochestutorials here and here Our next meeting is SUNDAY 10th of April – keep an eye out here for more details soon!…

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Adelaide Owls – Origami

March 19, 2011
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We will soon be saying farewell to our gorgeous Japanese friend Chieko as she returns to Japan with her husband. Chieko has very kindly offered to show us how to create some Origami flowers and boxes. Think of all the uses for these… jewellery, brooches, gift embellishments, just because…. If you would love to learn how to create gorgeous these Origami treasures, please comment below. Kits will be provided on the night and will cost $4. Or BYO craftiness. And…

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Footscray Brown Owls First Meeting

March 19, 2011
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Well its about to happen………and Im pretty excited to announce the first Brown Owl meeting for Footscray and Western Melbourne Suburbs. Details below. Location:: @ Station Hotel 52 Napier St, Footscray.Day:: Thursday, March 24thTime:: 7.30pm – 9.30pm map here Parking available in the Council carpark across the street you can access it from Lawson Place (see map above). ADVICE! Do not park along Hyde St as it is residential parking only after 6pm. What to bring:: some crafty stuff if…

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Mitcham Brown owls

March 17, 2011
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Designed and created by Jo Schofield. Hi There Owlies, This month we have our finishing off session of temari. If you are ready to start another one, have a go at doing the preparation winding at home. We will have learn to knit and crochet available as well, or you can bring along your own projects. We have another market day at the Gallery, with a fantastic craft garage sale, sell your unwanted craft supplies, buy some one elses, which…

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Outer Eastern Suburbs Melbourne

March 16, 2011
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Hi Everyone, I’m having a bit of trouble coordinating everything through emails for a meet up. I’ve created a facebook group for us, if you could join that would be super dooper helpful! I can’t figure out how to link to the group… but if you just search Brown Owls – Outer Eastern Melbourne, you’ll find it! -Jemma…

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Preston Brown Owls Meet

March 16, 2011
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Hello to all my crafty Preston Owls, Our Meet is this Sunday! Hooray! DATE: Sunday 20th March TIME: 2- 3pm WHERE: Pearl Oyster Cafe- 114 Miller St, Preston (stop 37 on the 112 tram) WHAT: BYO- bring along something crafty you can work on. COST: free- but purchase a cup of tea or coffee as a thank you gesture for hangin’ at the venue RSVP: In the comments section if you’d like to come along. NEXT MEETING: 3rd April heart…

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Sydney Brown Owls

March 16, 2011

Apologies everyone, but due to unforeseen circumstances we are unable to host the Alannah Hill preview this coming Thursday March 17. Please watch this space for more details. Yarn in the Pub will be cancelled, until further notice.…

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Southside Brown Owls

March 14, 2011
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Hey all! We are super excited about Thursday night this week for the first meet of Brown Owls Southside! If you are wanting to join our first night with crocheting can you please bring: 1 crochet hook – preferably 4mm (they are really cheap and you can buy a whole pack, all different sizes at Spotlight!) 1 ball of yarn – 8ply please as this is one of the easiest to use. I use pure wool because it is easier to find but you…

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Brown Owls coming to Melbourne’s West!!!!

March 14, 2011
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Hi AllWe are looking for crafty guys and gals to join us for a new Brown Owl group in your Western Suburb.We are looking to base the group in Footscray meeting @ the Station Hotel on the cnr of Napier and Hyde Streets. Its a great little pub really relaxed with large communal tables, excellent coffee/ drinks/nibblies a perfect place to meet chat and craft. A short walk from Footscray Railway Station close to bus routes as well (220 from…

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