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April 2012

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Brisbane meet up: Bunting!

April 30, 2012
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RSVP now for fabric bunting! We’re super excited to announce that Brown Owls will be teaming up with BrisStyle for some bunting making fun for the next meet up as part of the BrisStyle Craft Caravan! When: Saturday 12 May, 10:30am – 12:30pm Where: Carindale Library, Westfield Carindale, 1151 Creek Road, Carindale  fabric snippet bunting We’ll be creating and embellishing fabric bunting. There are two options for this craft along project: You can come along and create a community bunting…

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Preston Brown Owls May Meeting

April 30, 2012
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Dearest Preston Brown Owlers, Our next meeting is May 20th  2-4pm Pearl Oyster Cafe 114 Miller Street, Preston The cost is free but please enjoy a cuppa or cupcake or both from the lovely folks of the Pearl.  Everyone is welcome, beginners, middlers and all sorts.  Just bring some hand held craft with you. See you there, Rebecca…

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MITCHAM BROWN OWLS

April 19, 2012
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Hi Owlies, We’re on again next Saturday, so come along and bring your goodies to work on. If any one needs help with knitting or crochet, I’ll be there, and we still have some stuff left from last months’ flower workshop, if any one would like to make one. If you have any suggestions for workshops, or anything you would like to learn, please let us know and we’ll look into it. Don’t forget to bring along any finished projects…

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Brisbane Meet Up: De-mystifying jewellery findings

April 16, 2012
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Raw Ceramics Have you ever walked into a beading or jewellery supplies store and been boggled by the huge number of bits and pieces that go into jewellery making? The fabulous Freda from Raw Ceramics has kindly offered to demystify the jewellery making process at our next meet up. When: Saturday 28 April, 10:30am – 12:30pm Where: West End library, 178-180 Boundary Street, West End. The meeting room is upstairs, ask the lovely staff at the library to show you…

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St George and Sutherland Brown Owls – MAY DATE CHANGE

April 15, 2012
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   We had a lovely meeting at Buzzbar yesterday! It was great to be back and I had some random crochet going on…there was also some lovely stitching, beading and blanket making too! Our next meeting in May was scheduled for Mother’s Day (my bad!) so we have changed it to the following: Sunday 27th May 2012 Buzzbar Mortdale 22 Morts Road  Mortdale I hope to see you there!…

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Canberra – stamping and shrinking

April 15, 2012
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Hi Canberra Owls! Our next meeting will be held on Sunday 29 April, and this month we’re having another crack at something we’ve had lots of fun with before: eraser stamp carving! Speaking of fun, we had so much with shrinkies last month, we’re getting double crafty this month and will be shrinking again too! You can pick one or try both (or, as always, bring along something else you’re working on!) – here is some more info to help…

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Canberra Brown Owls – dates for 2012

April 11, 2012

Hello Canberra owls! Your prefects are busy putting together the final bits for our April meeting (to be held on the 29th), and will have all the details for you right here on the blog by the weekend! In the meantime, here are all the dates for the rest of 2012 for your diaries! (All meetings are Sunday afternoons!) April-29 May-27 June-17 July-22 August-19 Sep-16 Oct-21 Nov-18  Looking forward to seeing you all soon! xo your Canberra prefects!…

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Brunswick Brown Owls learn about EMBROIDERY from Rebecca

April 10, 2012
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The delightful Rebecca, who completed a three-year apprenticeship in embroidery in London, will be taking us through an informal workshop on Wednesday 11th April at 7pm at the Sporting Club, Weston St, Brunswick, Victoria. OH GEE! THAT’S TONIGHT!! You can learn more about Rebecca’s work, and see some amazing examples in her gallery at Rebecca’s website http://ralrayembroidery.blogspot.com.au/ and her Facebook page RalRayEmbroidery. You can even go to her shop on Etsy! Like her! Follow her! Buy her stuff! You will…

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Southside Owls – Thursday 12th April – Embroidery at Frankie & Swiss!

April 4, 2012
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Hello ladies!! April will be our first ever meet at Frankie and Swiss! It’s such an great space. If you haven’t been there before then you are in for a treat! Date: Thursday 12th April Time: 7:30pm onwards Venue: Frankie and Swiss Studio 8, 199 Toorak Road, South Yarra Turn left into Claremont and turn right at the first drive way Parking is available under the building, we’ll be there to buzz you in Also the South Yarra train station…

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