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June 2013

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Expressions of Interest! NE Melbourne Brown Owls?!

June 27, 2013
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Hi there, I am a crafty and creative person who is wanting to start a Brown Owl’s craft group in the North Eastern Suburbs of Melbourne. I have been a creative person for a long time, dabbling in many types of craft and creative things such as handmade millinery (I even ran my own shop for a while!), clothing, bags, jewellery and other fashion accessories. I am interested in hiring a community hall (with wheelchair access) in the Banyule district…

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Brisbane meet up at BrisStyle Suburban Networking Marketplace!

June 20, 2013
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An extra special meet up perfect for those of you who have missed out on rag rugs, basket weaving with fabric or crochet squares for charity! Or bring your own craft along for a catch up, a cuppa and a great day! Brown Owls will have a meet up area at the BrisStyle Suburban Networking Marketplace at Northgate as part of the Saviours of the Lost Arts program. Bring along your materials and learn the basics of rag rugs, basket…

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Canberra Brown Owls :: June meeting :: knitting & crochet

June 19, 2013

Helloooo! Sorry for late notice – it has been a bit chaotic here! – our next meeting is being held this Saturday 22 June at 2pm, at the Downer Community Centre! We’ll be offering a knitting workshop for beginners like last month – so if you’ve always wanted to learn bring along your needles and some wool! We’re also offering a super simple beginners’ crochet workshop where you can learn to make a granny square! Just bring along a crochet…

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MITCHAM BROWN OWLS

June 17, 2013
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Our logo designed and drawn by Jo Schofield. Hi there Owlies, Are you ready for some more craft?  Our workshop this month is a bit different – I’m bringing several rolls of Nylon fishing line, for any one who has broken beads they want to restring – bring them along and we can get them wearable again! There is also always learn to knit and crochet available too. Looking foward to seeing you all! The details: Where :  Gallery One…

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Brisbane: Knit or crochet a square project!

June 17, 2013
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  Knit (or crochet) a Square Project We are collecting knitted and crochet squares of any size to make into blankets for the Born Free boarding house for indigenous youth in New Farm. Please drop your squares off either at a Brown Owls meet up or directly into Handmade High Street (1/466 Ipswich Rd, Annerley) before the 31st July and we will make them up into the blankets and donate on your behalf. If you can’t make it to the…

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St George and Sutherland Brown Owls THIS SUNDAY!!

June 11, 2013
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Our next meeting is THIS SUNDAY! Sunday 16th June 2013 2pm – 5pm at The Oatley Hotel I will aim to secure and upstairs indoor spot like last time! Come one come all…bring along a craft project…I will be attempting to finish off my Rainbow Crochet blanket above….it’s finally up to the border stage! See you there!…

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June Brown Owls at Frankie and Swiss

June 9, 2013
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It’s mid month craft time again Owlies, and we’re going to be at the Frankie and Swiss studio. For anyone in a fabric cutting frame of mind, we’ll have plenty of scissors available to help Fiona cut out 30 aprons for her primary school art fundraiser. Else, bring your own project and chat away! As usual, feel free to bring any delicious treats, and we’ll provide the tea, coffee and for a little something different this month – a little…

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Brisbane: Basket weaving with fabric

June 3, 2013
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Discover the craft of coil basket weaving with fabric! The perfect way to use up your fabric scraps and create a functional bowl or basket. When: Sunday 16 June, 10:30am-12:30pm or 12:30-2:30pm Where: Brisbane Square Library, 266 George Street, Brisbane CBD What to bring: 1. Fabric. You can use any fabric for this one including t-shirt yarn. Upcycling is always best so pop along to your local op shop for some fabric or old damaged sheets or head to Reverse…

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Preston Brown Owls June Meeting

June 1, 2013
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1937 It is our handwork month, so grab some crochet, knitting or needlework and come to Cheshire 583 Gilbert Road, Preston Sunday, 16 June 2 – 4pm cost is free but please buy a cuppa from Cheshire Everyone is welcome: newbies, friends, babies. See you there, Rebecca…

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