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October 2011

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Hobart Brown Owls October Gathering

October 26, 2011
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Calling all Hobartians! We’d love to see you along to our October Gathering THIS SATURDAY!! Bring along any projects you are working on, or start something new! Perhaps you might like to make a Softie for Mirabel? Or learn something completely new and exciting! We have people who can sew, knit, embroider, crochet, spin, felt, print, dye etc. in our midst, so bring along the tools and ask for a hand if you’d like to learn a new skill!  Where:…

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Brown Owls Melbourne 3000, November meet

October 26, 2011
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Howdy! I do hope you can come along to our November meet ~ on Monday 7th November, do please pop it in your diary. I think we’ll do BYO project, but if you need some inspiration, here are a couple of ideas (please note – neither are particularly crochet orientated! wow, unusual for me I know): Softies for Mirabel – softies of the goodness kind – http://meetmeatmikes.blogspot.com/2011/09/softies-for-mirabel-foundation.html Penguin jumpers – for knitters and penguin lovers – http://laughingsquid.com/worldwide-call-for-knitters-to-make-sweaters-for-penguins-affected-by-2011-new-zealand-oil-spill/ Here are the…

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Adelaide Owls :: Gift Tag Fun

October 21, 2011
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Hi Adelaide Owls Seeing as it’s going to be present season soon I thought we could have a night of making some sweet gift tags Where? The Box Factory, Regent Street South, Adelaide. When? This Wednesday 26th October at 7pm. I’ll bring along some fun things for us to use and if you could too that would be great. Anything pretty that you think of, ribbons, card, lace, buttons, beads, hole punchers, fabric, felt, even needles and thread – all…

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Preston Brown Owls Meeting

October 16, 2011
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Maybe it was the knitting, maybe it was the company or maybe it was the brownie but I completely forgot to take any photos of our October meeting! So imagine if you will, the round table at Pearl Oyster, teacups, cake plates and hives of industry. Keti, fabulously pregnant with only seven weeks to go, was crocheting up a storm on her second baby blanket, this one a homage to her beloved’s football team. Ann-Margaret was working away on blue/gray…

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Canberra Brown Owls Freezer Paper stencils

October 16, 2011
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It’s stencil time again! *Please note this month’s meeting is on SUNDAY, not Saturday. The DCC have double booked us so we have had to change to Sunday 23 October. 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 plastic lid or some kind of paint…

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MITCHAM BROWN OWLS

October 12, 2011
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Our logo drawn by Jo Schofield. Hi there Owlies, It seems like long time since the last time we got together, and definitely time for some more crafty creations. We’ve got another ‘bring along your own work’ meeting, so bring along anything you have finished to show off as well as your current projects! We will also have learn to knit and crochet available. We’ll look forward to seeing you there. Julie and Lianne. The Details: Where : Gallery One,…

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Possible Geelong Chapter; Hoo’s in?!

October 11, 2011
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Hello Owls! Just a quick note to let you know that a former Melbourne Owl & Myself are looking into the possibility of a Geelong Chapter of the nicest craft group around! Presently I’m just trying to gauge the amount of interest, so if you are in or around Geelong or know anybody who is & who might be interested please leave a comment or email me at punkysmamma (at) rocketmail (dot) com so that I will be able to…

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