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June 2011

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Brown Owls Sydney- 20th June Meet Up

June 13, 2011
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Hello lovely Owls! The Sydney Owls are meeting up next week! We welcome all who would like to attend – new members and old. Just RSVP either here or on Facebook so we have an idea of numbers. When – Monday, 20th June from 6pm Where – Berkalouw Books Wine Bar (70 Norton St Leichhardt What to Bring- Travel craft of your choice (knitting, crochet, hand sewing, paper crafts, beading etc) Details – the Wine Bar serves delicious light meals…

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Brown Owls Melbourne 3000, July meet

June 10, 2011
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Howdy! Well……. having had such a great first gathering this week, it seems only right to get right on with planning the next! when: Monday 4th July 2011at: 6.30 – 9pmwhere: The Parlour, Madame Brussels, level 3, 59-63 Bourke St, Melbourne 3000why: because the first one was so great and therefore a second is definitely in orderbring: BYO craft project or notify me in the RSVP below if you need some ideascost: no fee for attendance but you may like…

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MITCHAM BROWN OWLS

June 9, 2011
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Our Logo designed and drawn by Jo Schofield. Hi Owlies, Sorry for the late notice, we have our next Brown Owls meeting this Tuesday.Bring along your own project, or we have learn to knit and crochet, and of course, temari. Hasn’t the cold weather been perfect for curling up at home and doing a bit of craft? Thanks very much to Jo who is a very patient teacher, and taught us how to spin at our last meeting, both drop…

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Brown Owls Melbourne 3000, didnt we have a lovely time

June 8, 2011
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Last night was our first meet. It went jolly well. There were 23 lovely gals and one super bloke regaling in the splendour of the venue that was the Parlour room at Madame Brussels. There was stitching, knitting, pippy slippering, crochet, hexagons, buttons and quite a lot of chatting and generally very good super sharing-ness. Thanks very much to Tanya crochet teacher – look what can be achieved in just one evening, complete novice to granny squarer extraordinaire: Some tennis…

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Southside Brown Owls ~ Thu 16th June ~ Embroidery!

June 8, 2011
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Hello!! We are going to give embroidery a try next week and would love you to join us! Date: Thu 16th June Time: 7:30pm – 9:30pm(ish) Venue: Miss Jackson 2/19 Grey Street, St. Kilda (just look for the big rusty gate) Craft: EMBROIDERY!! But of course, BYO projects are always welcome, please do come along even if embroidery is not your cup of tea Here is a list of the stuff you need for stitching: ~ Embroidery hoop ~ Embroidery…

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Canberra Brown Owls 18 June – Jewelry Workshop

June 7, 2011
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(Photo by Goldlens) Hi Canberra Owls! Our next meeting is on Saturday 18 June from 2 – 4 pm at the Downer Community Centre. This month, Brown Owl Simone will be running a jewelry workshop! This is something new that we haven’t run before, so thanks to Simone for offering to share her skills. Here’s what you need to bring: $3 which will cover you for 1m of tiger wire plus access to joiners etc. Simone has some clasps and…

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St George and Sutherland Brown Owls

June 7, 2011
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A little reminder that we are meeting next Tuesday night the 14th of June at the Oatley Hotel in The Lounge Room – Just behind the Clock and Oyster counter! 8 Oatley Avenue, Oatley NSW 2223 New craftsters welcome! We’ll be there from 7pm – 10pm Come along and craft it up with a current project or you can make some covered buttons and hair clips if you want ($1 for each button/clip). If you have some super scraps you…

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Brown Owls Melbourne 3000, tomorrow night!

June 6, 2011

hoorah – only one more sleep to go! If you’ve RSVP’d already to the inaugural meet of the Brown Owls Melbourne 3000 group, see you tomorrow night. at: Parlour room, Madame Brussels, level 3, 59-63 Bourke St, Melbourne 3000 (entrance to the left of ‘The Spaghetti Tree’ restaurant, and then lifts to level 3)at: 6.30 – 9pmbring: a craft project (or if Omlair Tanya is teaching you to crochet then bring a 4mm hook and 8 ply wool) and, if…

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Adelaide Brown Owls :: Jersey scarves

June 6, 2011

Even sunny old Adelaide gets a bit chilly over winter but sometimes a thick woolly scarf is just too much.  A fantastic solution to this fashion dilemma is a jersey scarf and that is exactly what we plan to make this week at Brown Owls. Recycle an old t-shirt that has seen better days, and create a light and soft scarf that will protect your neck from the cold but not end up feeling scratchy and hot. All you need…

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