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Brisbane: Crafting Bee

May 27, 2016

SATURDAY 28 MAY: SEWING, HAND-STITCHING & CROCHET CRAFTING BEE Learn applique, crochet, sewing and more this Saturday at our crafting bee to create items to raise funds for the Leukaemia Foundation. Craft for a cause this year and help us raise much needed funds for the Myleoproliferative Neoplasms (MPN) trust fund within the Research Trust of the Foundation, an important area of research on a rare group of diseases. We have a number of unfinished applique and crochet tea towel…

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Melbourne CBD Brown Owls February Session

January 24, 2016

Join us for the second Melbourne CBD Brown Owls meet-up for 2016! We’ll be at Madame Brussels from 6:30 pm on Tuesday February 9. Bring your wool, paper, coloured pencils, whatever takes your fancy. If you have any crafty questions or ideas bring them along too, we’d love to hear them. Looking forward to chatting, snacking and making neat things! Deanna  …

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Stacy’s Letter of Retirement

January 20, 2016

Dearest Brown Owl Family. It is with sadness that I finally write my letter of retirement today as the Brunswick Brown Owl convenor after almost 5 years. It was when my son was 9 months old (Feb 2011) and he started having naps out of my arms and I was looking for a crafty outlet in the wider community. I stumbled across the Brown Owl concept online, I think I’d had Pip’s book Meet Me at Mike’s, and Frankie Spaces Vol.1…

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Mitcham Brown Owls

October 25, 2015

Hi Owlies, Thank you for coming along to help with the garage sale. We had a good day, and saw a lot of happy people purchase craft items for new projects. Our workshop for this month is to make some knit or crochet flowers. You will need needles or crochet hooks and a small amount of yarn.https://www.pinterest.com/pin/339177415658375424/ Or, of course, you can bring your own work, and please bring anything you have finished to show the class. Since this Saturday…

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Brisbane: Paper Lanterns

October 5, 2015

Make beautiful lanterns from paper or cardboard for Christmas, your next event or to pretty up your home. Sunday 11 October 10:30am – 12:30pm Brisbane Square Library, Brisbane CBD FREE, BYO materials RSVP essential to brisbanebrownowls@gmail.com for a list of materials to bring.…

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Brisbane: Finish Your Projects

September 11, 2015

Sunday 13 September 10:30am – 12:30pm Brisbane Square Library, Brisbane CBD I know there are a lot of you who have many projects from Brown Owls meet ups that are unfinished, this meet up is an opportunity to get through them while having a catch up and meeting like-minded people. RSVP essential to brisbanebrownowls@gmail.com…

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MITCHAM BROWN OWLS

September 10, 2015

Hi there Owlies, Our next class will be a chance to have a try at some leather work.   I’ll bring along some leather pieces, some tools, and some patterns, if you can bring a pair of scissors suitable for cutting leather. There will be learn to knit and crochet as well, or you can bring along your own projects to work on.  Don’t forget to bring along anything that you have finished to show the group.   Looking forward…

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