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July 2013

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Mitcham Brown Owls

July 22, 2013
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Greetings Owlies, Our Logo designed and drawn by Jo Schofield. Isn’t this the perfect weather to rev up the craft goodies? Wind and rain outside, warmth and craft inside. This Saturday we are offering a Afghan crochet square workshop, or bring along your own craft.   Of course we will also have learn to knit and crochet support. Looking forward to seeing you! Lianne. The details:  Where:  Gallery One 1 Torrens Street Mitcham PH 8327 4504 When:  Saturday 27th July…

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Brisbane: Recycled Paper Weaving

July 18, 2013
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Upcycle your magazines and newspapers and weave them into coasters, placemats and baskets. Start by weaving a basic square coaster then work your way up to a basket! When: Saturday 27 July, 10:30am-12:30pmWhere: Indooroopilly Library, Indooroopilly Shopping Centre, Level 4, 322 Moggill Road, IndooroopillyWhat to bring:1. Magazines and/or newspaper. I would recommend trying both to see which one you can work with best, the weaving gets a bit tricky and both have their strengths. You can also try upcycling other papers too…

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Brisbane: Our last crochet meet up for the year!

July 18, 2013
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If you’re still looking to learn crochet this year this will be the final opportunity until we pick it up again next year! We’ll be knitting and crocheting up a storm of squares for Handmade High Street to stitch into blankets for charity! This is a great meet up to do your bit for a good cause and for beginners to learn some basic crochet.Anyone can create squares of any size for the campaign, details about the campaign are here!  When: Sunday 21…

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Melbourne 3000 CBD: July Meet

July 16, 2013
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Calling all crafty types! They stole my wool!! I never realised a month would fly past so fast! Will have to get myself sorted and hopefully organise an activity for our next meet, but given we are on again next week we shall have to have another BYO night! I know everyone is secretly hoarding at least 3 or 4 unfinished projects, so dust one off and bring it along on Tuesday! Details are: Date:                 Tuesday 23rd July Time:                …

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Southside Owls ~ Thu 11th July ~ show and tell at Miss Jackson!

July 5, 2013
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Hello lovely ladies!!We are going to have the open fire on again at Miss Jackson and some hot spiced apple cider to keep us toasty! This month we want to see what you have all be up to, so we’re going to have a bit of show and tell! Bring along something you have recently finished, something you are still working on, a crafty book you love, or even just something special out of your stash, anything craft-o-rama you would…

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Preston Brown Owls July Meeting

July 3, 2013
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Dear Preston Brown Owls, It is our month of the sewing machine.  So grab yours and head to GJ’s Discount Fabrics Upstairs 443 Lygon Street, Brunswick East on  Saturday 27th July 12.30pm – 3.45pm Cost: $5 room hire payable to the ladies downstairs. There are cutting tables and mats, ironing boards, tea and coffee and lots of light and us of course, in all of our frenzied sewing glory.  So if you have been meaning to cut something out or…

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Brisbane: Crochet jewellery

July 1, 2013
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It’s time for another fun crochet meet up! This time we’ll be hooking up some cute jewellery, perfect for absolute beginners or for those who are ready to tackle more advanced crochet you can hook into some different styles. If jewellery isn’t your thing but crochet is come along anyway and crochet some squares for charity! When: Saturday 6 July, 2013, 10:30am-12:30pm Where: Carindale Library, Westfield Carindale, 1151 Creek Road, Carindale   What to bring: 1. Yarn of your choice, any…

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