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November 2014

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Mitcham brown Owls

November 24, 2014

Hi There Owlies, Here we are at the pointy end of the year once again, and this Saturday will be our last class for 2014. Our workshop will be making some felt Christmas decorations, so bring along some felt, sequins threads, etc, and I’ll bring along the pattern book. Don’t forget to bring along anything you have finished to show off as well. For our last class, bring along something vintage to show off and a small plate of something…

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Southside Owls ~ Thursday 13th November @ Frankie & Swiss ~ Mirabel Softies

November 11, 2014
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Southside Owls is on this Thursday! Join us for a very good cause – Softies for Mirabel! Pip from Meet Me at Mikes has been running Softies for Mirabel for 8 years now – head over to Mikes for more information about this great cause. “Mirabel Foundation does important work, supporting kids who are affected by parental substance abuse. They also support family members who might be caring for those kids. Did you know that lots of kids move from the care of their parents…

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Brisbane: Paper Garlands

November 9, 2014
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Just in time for the festive season; for a special upcoming event; to give as a gift; or simply to decorate a corner of your home. Enjoy an evening of coffee, tea and chatting and learn four different styles of paper garlands. Each style will be demonstrated and you can choose to make one or make a start on all four. Date: Tuesday 11 November, 6-9pm Venue: The Craft Nest, Fallon Cottage, 30 Fallon Street, Everton Park Cost: $10 RSVP…

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Brisbane: Upcycled Aluminium Cards

November 5, 2014
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At Brown Owls we love upcycling so we’re very excited to have Felicity from Bearly There Creations back this year to show us how to upcycle aluminium cans into fun and interesting Christmas cards and decorations!    Felicity will show how to cut down cans safely, create your own designs by hand embossing and a little cheating by using commercial embossing plates to make decorations. Each participant should leave with at least 1 card and 1 decoration, or more, as…

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