Category Archives: Meeting Reviews

September 2018 Meeting Wrap-up — “Successfully Selling Art”

by Carlo Wolff A panel of experts in art sales explored an array of tools and options at the monthly Cleveland Digital Publishing Users Group meeting at the Garfield Heights Library. Some 40 people gathered September 28 as moderator Linda Barberic of Keith Berr Photography led the panel through a discussion of popular online sales platforms, including Fine Art America,… Read more »

Bookkeeping Made Ease-y

The program for the August monthly meeting, “Interactive Bookkeeping Workshop for Graphic Artists and Small Business,” was a very informative and productive gathering of CDPUG members at BudgetEase, an experienced group of bookkeepers located in Shaker Heights on Lee Road. In an expansive and airy space with many windows open to the busy street, Kathy Dise, president of BudgetEase, divided… Read more »

Private Tour of the Graphics and Visualization Lab (GVIS) at the NASA Glenn Research Center – Part 1

Space: The Final Frontier These are the voyages of CDPUG, on a multi-year mission to explore graphic technology in all of its forms, to boldly go where few designers have dared to go. By Kelli Swan On July 27, 2018, a small group of CDPUG members were treated to a very special event — a private tour of the Graphics… Read more »

January 2013 Speaker Bios. "Best Business Practices for the Creative Professional: How To Be A Mega Success Story"

Sarah Bass Division Director for the Creative Group sarah.bass@creativegroup.com Sarah has over 14 years of experience in the digital, marketing and creative space. She began her career as an eMarketing Manager at OfficeMax, Inc. Sarah then spent three years working as an Account Manager at the Creative Group, where she recruited for and sold project solutions to creative, marketing and… Read more »

WordPress Links from the August Meeting

Heidi Cool did a fantastic presentation for CDPUG at the Thursday, August 30th meeting. There was a great turn out and lot interest in the topic of WordPress. For follow-up information from the program, check Heidi’s link for useful information about WordPress. http://www.coolwebdev.com/samplewordpress/about/wordpress-links-resources/

"Secrets to Building a Successful Business" Slideshow Available for Download

The Thursday, August 25th meeting featured Katherine Miracle of Miracle Resources, LLC speaking about “The Secrets to Building a Successful Business.” The program was generously hosted in the Main Auditorium of the Virginia Marti College of Arts and Design (VMCAD). Thanks to Graphic Design Department Chair, Todd Saperstein for arranging the event. And also to VMCAD instructor and CDPUG member Jan… Read more »

Making Joyful Noise With Your Computer For Fun and Profit Posted to CDPUG's Slideshare Account

The July 28th, 2011 CDPUG program “Making Joyful Noise With Your Computer For Fun and Profit” has been posted to the CDPUG Slideshare Account. To view it, go to the CDPUG Slideshare Page. The meeting description is… Sure, music has charms to “soothe the savage breast”, but it also has been known to help out in movies (can you imagine… Read more »

CDPUG Meeting Videos Now Posted On-line and Available to iTunes!!!

CDPUG Meeting Videos have now been posted on-line. Richard Sandy, CDPUG Multimedia Director has been hard at work recording, editing, and posting content from recent meetings. Way to go Richard. The videos can be viewed on-line at http://www.podbean.com/podcast-detail?pid=103450 . The content can be viewed at the Podbean site, but you can also subscribe in i-Tunes. To do so, you need… Read more »

September Raffle Winners of O'Reilly EBooks

These folks are the lucky winners of the O’Reilly eBooks at the September Meeting Raffle. The topic of the evening was: Publishing without Boundaries: What’s on the O’Reilly Radar for the Future of Publishing.” Pam Beck Bill Kiraly (2) Liz Blankschaen John Bundy Carolyn Lewis Marvin Sable Grant Coyle Judy Beveridge Cathy Ross won a print copy of “My New iPhone… Read more »