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March 2013

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Sunshine Coast Meet – March

March 24, 2013
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March was a busy meeting. We had two activities lined up. Basket weaving and Easter egg decoration. The meeting was held in the studio of A Little Creative.. Which is a lovely art studio, run by one of our members, in beautiful Golden Beach. The basket weaving was a great success, and lots of fun, as seen in the photo’s. Although one of our members nearly chopped her finger off after class (eek!), trying to complete her basket. (She is…

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Brunswick Brown Owls celebrate EASTER

March 22, 2013
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Brunswick Brown Owls celebrate EASTER! We will celebrate with craft of all kinds. What will you bring? Have you got an Easter project to share and show? Come and join us, this Wednesday 27th March at 7pm at the Sporting Club, Weston St, Brunswick, Victoria for a festive gathering of Easter craftiness. Put it into your diary, or your digital calendar thingy. We meet every fortnight. Set an alarm! It’s fun to be organised! We have a gorgeous little Brunswick…

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Canberra :: March meeting

March 18, 2013

Hi all! This  Saturday 23rd March is the 4th Saturday of March, which means it is Canberra Brown Owls time again!We will be meeting at the Downer Community Centre at 2pm Please bring along what ever crafty piece you have on the go, and join us for a cuppa and a chat. We love show and tell, so please also bring along anything you’ve finished or are working on and would like to show (off) =)   Please also remember…

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MITCHAM BROWN OWLS

March 17, 2013
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Our logo, designed and drawn by Jo Schofield. Jo Spurrier teaching the fine art of spinning. Hi There Owlies! Our next meeting is this coming Saturday, and we have a workshop! This beautiful necklace is made from a magazine, cut into fine strips and wound up. This is a vintage craft which started during the depression, and then had a retro resurgence  during the second world war  when no one could buy jewellery.  You can now buy these pretty beads…

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Brisbane: Crochet Basics

March 8, 2013
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Learn everything you need to know to crochet like a pro! We’ll cover chain stitch, single and double crochet/treble as well as some basic crochet definitions to keep you on track when you go home. If you already know your stitches but would like to learn to crochet in the round or make a granny square come along and we’ll get you started! By the end of this two hour session you’ll be well on your way to hooking up…

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Southside Owls ~ Thu 14 Mar ~ get your Easter on!

March 6, 2013
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Hello ladies!! Come along a join us for our first meet for 2013 at Miss Jackson cafe in St. Kilda! Gorgeous amigurumi crochet chick by the lovely Jess Date: Thursday 14th March Time: 7:30pm onwards Venue: Miss Jackson, 2/19 Grey Street St. Kilda (through the big rusty gate) Close to the #16, #96 and #112 trams, and nearby parking below Craft: Get your Easter on! Oodles of inspiration here!! BYO is always welcome!            Goodies: We will have tea and baked goodies, please feel free…

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Brown Owls Launceston – WIP

March 3, 2013

Hi there All Launny Owls, Its time for another Saturday morning catch up. Bring along your own project, enjoy the fine coffee and cake, and great company. Happy days! Details as below and event request will be sent soon. When: Saturday 16th March 2013 Time: 10.30am to 12.30pm Where: The Tea Room Address: QVMAG Art Gallery, 2 Wellington Street, Launceston Please rsvp with a comment below or on our Facebook page Looking forward to seeing you there!…

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Brisbane: Ministry of Handmade Meet Up

March 3, 2013
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RSVP now for the Ministry of Handmade Meet Up! Forbidden fruit from Ministry of Handmade Julie from Ministry of Handmade has very generously offered to host this very special Brown Owls meet up! Julie has a wealth of experience and knowledge teaching a variety of crafts so bring along your own craft and any burning crafty questions. It’s also a great opportunity to check out her fabulous space! Granny Squares from Ministry of Handmade When: Friday 15 March, 10:30am-12:30pm Where:…

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