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June 2015

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Mitcham Brown Owls

June 17, 2015
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Hi there Owlies, Are you ready for some buttonology?  We’re going to take some boring old buttons and other items, and reimage them… From this… to this… There will also be learn to knit and learn to crochet support or you can bring along your own projects. I’ll bring along some supplies for the workshop. The details:  Where: Gallery One, 1 Torrens Road, Mitcham Ph: 0431 297 258 When: Saturday August 24th from 1.30 to 4.00 Cost:  $7.00 room hire.…

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Brisbane: Meet Pip Lincolne!

June 9, 2015
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Pip Lincolne is coming to Brisbane! In place of our usual Brisbane Square Library meet up in June you are all invited to hear from Pip and then join in afterwards for a special pom pom making workshop, places are limited for the workshop, read on for important booking information!Lord Mayors Writers in Residence Pip Lincolne Australian blogger-crafter extraordinaire Pip Lincolne has delivered her ode to living a balanced, fulfilled life with her latest book Craft for the Soul – a…

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Brisbane: Fabric Brooches

June 9, 2015
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Tuesday 9 June, 6:30-9pmThe Nest, 720 South Pine Road, Everton ParkRe-discover the traditional craft of 17th century covered button making to create fabric brooches or buttons. The technique used is definitely for lovers of 100% handmade, no glues or quick-assemble tools allowed at this meet up, it’s all about slowing down and valuing the time and skills of completely hand-stitching your brooch.After you’ve mastered the basic technique you can go on to create more with embroidered designs or embellishments! Bring…

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