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February 2012

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Pretty Pin-Cushions for Pretty Sweet Peeps!

February 27, 2012
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Brunswick Brown Owls make Pretty Pin-Cushions with CASEY The delightful CASEY, a Brunswick Brown Owl who is a master quilt maker (hand sewn, oh my goodness) and collector of gorgeous fabrics (and also works in the head office of an extremely large fabric and haberdashery and homewares franchise in Australia!) will be taking us through a workshop this Wednesday 29th February at 7pm at the Sporting Club, Weston St., Brunswick, Victoria. You will need: 1. Scraps of fabric in about…

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Brown Owls Melbourne 3000, March Gathering ~ Bunnies and Books

February 27, 2012
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Hi!So…… as we’ll not be meeting again before Easter we decided to bring Easter just a leetle bit forward and get into BUNNY mode! Maybe you have a young ‘un amongst you who would like to receive a Bunny for Easter and so this March meet will have you started in good time. My all time favourite bunny pattern can be found here:http://www.lionbrand.com/patterns/60480A.html The rabbit in the pic above is made, with a bit of adaptation, from this pattern. Her…

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Brown Owls Melbourne 3000, a few dates for you

February 16, 2012
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Hi! Just thought I’d let you know a few dates ~ of the next few Melb 3000 meets, so you can pop them in your diary and be sure to be able to come along, cos it will be super lovely to see you. Tuesday 6th MarchTuesday 29th MayTuesday 26th JuneTuesday 24th July No gathering in April as Madame Brussels are super full, due to hosting some of the Comedy Festival. Gatherings are held in the fabulous Parlour Room (its…

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MITCHAM BROWN OWLS

February 15, 2012
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Our logo drawn by Jo Schofield. Hi there Owlies, Its been a long, craft free, summer break, and I hope you’re now ready to get back into the swing of things! Our first meeting for this year is looming, and I’m really looking forward to seeing you all and your various crafts. I will be the if any one would like to learn to knit or crochet, and hopefully, Julie will be there if any one would like help with…

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Canberra February felty FIESTA!

February 15, 2012
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Hello patient Canberra owly friends! Your prefects are excited to announce that we have the details for our February meeting all locked in! We’re still in the process of finally having our dates and venues for this year secured, so this month we are on the road again! We’ll be meeting at 2pm this Saturday 18 February at Tilley’s in Lyneham for a February felty FIESTA! We love working with felt – it is easy to cut and sew, which…

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Canberra Brown Owls – 18 Feb

February 9, 2012

Image from http://lolpetpics.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/happy-owl-1.jpg Your prefects have been working hard behind the scenes to get dates finalised for our meetings in 2012, however we’re having some problems confirming things with the new bookings officer at our venue. At this stage we are still planning to go ahead with the meeting planned for Saturday 18 February from 2-4pm – but we will confirm the location when we’ve locked it in. Please keep us pencilled in your diaries and we’ll be in touch…

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Preston Brown Owls February Meeting

February 5, 2012
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Back by popular request this month is Saturday Crafternoon GJ’s Discount Fabrics 443 Lygon Street, Brunswick East Saturday 18th February 12.30 – 3.45pm Tram stop 126 on Route 1 or 8 $5.00 Bring your own sewing machine if you have one and whatever you are working on. I’ll bring along some project ideas if you want to try something new or are not sure where to begin. Those who don’t have a machine are welcome to share mine. We’ll be…

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Brown Owls Melbourne 3000, February 2012 gathering

February 2, 2012
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Brisbane Owls: Crochet Washcloths and Granny Squares

February 2, 2012
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Brisbane Owls: It’s time to RSVP for our first meet up of 2012!  Date: Saturday 25 February 2012 Time: 10:30am – 12:30pm Venue: Meeting Room, New Farm Library, 135 Sydney Street, New Farm. Craft-along Project: Crochet Washcloths and Granny Squares Crochet Washcloths for Beginners Sam holds the record of being able to teach anyone to crochet in under 2 hours so if you’ve never picked up a crochet hook before and have always wanted to this is your chance to…

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