Monthly Archives: August 2014

Johnsonville Library – demonstration and “have a go” 29 August 2014

A few members were at Johnsonville Library  on Friday evening showing and giving people opportunities to try spinning, needle-felting, wet-felting, flax flower making, tapestry weaving, knitting, and fabric flower making. http://www.wcl.govt.nz/about/branches/johnsonville/whatson.html Check out this link to the Library website on … Continue reading

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Fibre Fusion

Wellington area, Creative Fibre Exhibition, Pataka Art + Museum, 27 July – 17 August 2014 Congratulations to Audrey, Rachel, Romain, Flo, Marilyn, Fiona and Caroline who’s work was accepted for the exhibition (100% success rate) Caroline’s entry, Nga rau – … Continue reading

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Happy Hooking – 12 August

Following on from ‘Learn to Crochet’ with Kathy earlier this year, Caroline demonstrates how to make a basic chain flower in preparation for a more detailed project. What we are making ………… Fiona’s take on scrumble knitting  Tomoko attended Robyn’s … Continue reading

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Celebrating 20 years

Past and present members of OFG gathered at 1841 Restaurant on 5 August to celebrate 20 years of fibrecraft, learning and friendship. Audrey Sangster organised the inaugural meeting on 27 October 1993 Rachel, current president, welcomed past and present members … Continue reading

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Slippers in Schools Update 2

The first batch of slippers are on the way to a school in Porirua. 18 pairs   The slippers are quick, easy and fun to knit.  We are working on the next batch for delivery in September.

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