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November 2011

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Southside Owls ~ Thursday 8th December ~ Eat, Drink and Be Merry!

November 29, 2011
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Hello everyone! This is going to be our last meet for 2011, so we’re going to be getting into the festive spirit with food, drinks and Christmas decorations! There are so so many great Christmas decoration patterns and tutorials on the interwebs! Here are a few for some inspiration: Pip’s crochet nana baubles Pip’s crochet hearts The Royal Sister’s crochet twinkle star My Poppet’s needle felted heart garland Christina Lowry’s round of up felt decorations One Flew Over’s doily decorations…

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Preston Brown Owls December Meeting

November 27, 2011
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And so another year is drawing to a close. Our last meeting for the year will be Sunday 18th December 2 – 4pm Pearl Oyster Cafe 114 Miller Street, Preston Everyone is welcome, it would be lovely to see you all and if you’ve never come along before, you are especially welcome. So bring some hand held craft for a respite from Christmas chaos or indeed bring some frenzied Christmas craftiness with you. These are Keti’s clever fingers at work…

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A very (Sydney) Brown Owls Christmas

November 25, 2011
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Image from here. It’s that time of year again where we will be having a Christmas get-together. We’ve decided on a picnic and hope y’all can make it! Date: Sunday December 18* Where: Hyde Park, Sydney. A more central location we couldn’t find! We will be up the St. James end near the Archibald Fountain.  Time: 2pm – 5pm  Feel free to bring along a plate of something to share! If you’d like to join in a Krafty Kris Kringle,…

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Brunswick Brown Owls Recycled Craft with Kate

November 24, 2011

Wednesday, 30th November, 2011 Brunswick Brown Owls Recycled Craft with Kate The delightful Kate, who has just been to Fiji to teach some recycling craft skills, will be taking us through a workshop on Wednesday 30th November at 7pm at the Sporting Club, Weston St, Brunswick, Vic. We’ll be making paper beads for jewellery and knitting or crocheting with ‘plarn’- yep, it’s a clever name for plastic yarn! And it’s all made of recycled materials! Come along and learn some…

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Brown Owls Melbourne 3000, December Festivi-mo gathering

November 23, 2011
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Announcing our very special Christmas gathering on Tuesday 13th December. In our November meet there were a few requests for crafty moustache making (and why the devil not). So having missed the ideal opportunity for doing moustaches for Movember I thought why not do Movember in December. And what’s more christmassy than moustaches (!?!!?!). So you may be inundated with more festive stylee invitations involving tinsel and baubles, but I encourage you to break with tradition and come and festively…

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Adelaide Brown Owls – Christmas ornaments

November 17, 2011

 Photo credit  http://mysparkle.blogspot.com/ We will be making Matryoshka Christmas tree ornaments tonight using the excellent pattern and tutorial from here – http://mysparkle.blogspot.com/2010/11/matryoshka-doll-ornament.html . For the princely sum of $2 you will get all of the felt pieces required to make the ornament, embroidery floss and stuffing, plus I will provide glue for those people who don’t feel like stitching on the night.  Please let me know when you RSVP if you’d like a kit. If you’d rather not make an…

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Canberra Owls – ’tis the season!

November 15, 2011
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Apologies lovely Canberra Owls, that we haven’t been back to you yet with details of our next meet. But we hope we can make up for it by telling you that the crafting – christmas decorations – is on us! image We will have all the makings available for Danish woven hearts (julehjerter), german folded stars and redwork embroidered ornaments. If you have a small embroidery hoop, please bring it along, otherwise have a go free-hand. image The details are…

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Canberra Owls – Save the date!

November 9, 2011

Hey there Canberra Owls! We are putting together the final details for our next meet, but wanted to post a little save the date for your diary. Our next meet will be Saturday 19 November, 2pm to 4pm, at the Downer Community Centre as always. As for the theme – well, just in case you hadn’t noticed, its NOVEMBER and that means that (GASP!) Christmas is lurking right around the corner! Christmas ornaments will be on the agenda, but we’re…

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St George and Sutherland Brown Owls

November 8, 2011
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    Thanks to every one who came along on Sunday! It was great to catch up while the rain poured down outside! Our next meeting is our Christmas Party! Date: Sunday 11th December 2011 Venue: Hazelhurst Gallery 782 Kingsway, Gymea NSW 2227 (we will meet in the cafe) Time: 2pm – 5pm BYO Craft, small plate of food, and a crafty gift (up to $20 in value) if you want to take part in the great Christmas present swap! See you…

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MITCHAM BROWN OWLS

November 4, 2011
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Our logo designed by Jo Schofeild Hi there Owlies, Here we are with our last class of the year looming! This will be a bring along your own work session.To celebrate the end of the year, would every one like to bring a small plate to share, and also, for something a bit interesting, how about bringing a piece of vintage or antique clothing to show off and talk about? I’ve got a pair of bloomers from about 1900 and…

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