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July 2015

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Brisbane: Crochet Winter Warmers

July 13, 2015
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  Enjoy some time out after work, bring along your own project to work on or take part in our Crochet Warmers session. Make wrist warmers or cup warmers to keep your hands cosy this Winter. Absolute beginners are welcome. What to bring: For wrist warmers 2 balls of 10ply yarn (depending on how long you want them) and a hook to suit (check the label of your yarn). 10ply makes them super cosy but if you only have 8ply…

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How To Start A Brown Owls Group

July 6, 2015
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Do you want to start your own Brown Owls group? Here’s what you need to do: 1. Find a no-cost or low cost venue 2. Have at least two members at launch date 3. Share skills, snacks and chats with crafters of all levels 4. Welcome beginners 5. Have fun! If you would like to launch a group, please let me know. I’ll then add you as an author on the Brown Owls blog (so you can post meeting details, news…

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Welcome To The New Look Brown Owls Blog

July 5, 2015
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Hi gang, What else would I do when I’m home sick on a Sunday but revamp our Brown Owls blog.  Here’s hoping you have like the changes. Looking very much forward to seeing all the things that are going on in a MUCH nicer way! x Pip   PS: Any queries about access to the blog etc – shoot me an email!…

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Recipes

Gluten-Free Berry Afternoon Tea Loaf

July 3, 2015
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Here’s how I made the Gluten-Free Berry Afternoon Tea Loaf… 1/2 cup of butter 1 cup of caster sugar (or you could use another type of sugar) 1 tsp vanilla extract (or essence if that’s what you have) 1 cup of coconut flour – I bought mine at Woolworths 1 cup of gluten-free plain flour – again from Woolies 1 tsp of gluten-free baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 eggs 1/2 cup of blackberries (or whatever fresh/frozen berries you like)…

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Meetings

Bayside Brown Owls – Frankston, Victoria

July 3, 2015
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If you live on Melbourne’s Peninsula there is a Bayside Brown Owls group that meet every three weeks on a Monday night from 7:30-10PM. Bayside Brown Owls meet in the Frankston area at Baxter to give local crafters an opportunity to bring along a project from home and relax together! It’s all about having fun and hanging out with like-minded people who love everything crafty! All levels of crafters are welcome, even if you’ve never done anything crafty come along…

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