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Pop-up book tales, trials & triumphs with Keith Allen

As a tribute to his departed Grandfather, Keith Allen created a pop-up book… that is, he, his brother and Grandmother created a pop-up book. Keith served as the paper engineer, his brother as the illustrator and Grandma was the storyteller, marketer and calligrapher/artist. The story centers around what a fun and special place Rehoboth Beach is – after all it… Read more »

Save $ – Cleveland Play House

Exclusively for CDPUG Members: Entertain yourself, your family/friends, and maybe a client or two with an offer from the Cleveland Play House. Save big money on the October 17th or 19th performances of Pipeline. This is a compelling, must-see play about the systemic school-to-prison pipeline and the experience of being a parent to a young black man in America. Don’t… Read more »

Update on Location for the Downtown “Successful Job Seekers” Meetup

Beginning February 4, 2019, the “Successful Job Seekers” Meetup place will change from the Hot Spot to the Cleveland Tech Hive at 6815 Euclid Ave. in the Health Tech Corridor, and will continue to be held there every odd-numbered Monday after that. They will continue to meet on the 2nd and 4th Mondays at Buy-Rite on the east side. Also,… Read more »

Register Now for Arts Cleveland “Accessible Arts and Culture”

Accessible Marketing Help people of all abilities access your content and know what to expect when you promote your great work. From print to digital to in-person marketing, minor tweaks can make a big difference. Erin Hoppe of VSA Ohio will discuss best practices for accessible marketing and we will use your own work for discussion – bring your marketing… Read more »

“Take Control of Automating Your Mac, Second Edition” for your MUG

Dear MUG member, Looking for ways to work smarter and faster with your Mac? In Take Control of Automating Your Mac, Second Edition, Joe Kissell shows how anyone, at any level of experience, can save time and effort, and avoid unnecessary errors, by using automation techniques that range from the simplest keyboard shortcut to the most complicated script. In this… Read more »

Video Editing Boot-Camp for Graphic Designers. Bill Baraona’s Recommended Training Links

Video editing can be intimidating, especially with all the utilities you have at your disposal. Not only that, but you also have screen sizes and file sizes to consider when you render the finished project. There’s a lot to keep track of, and luckily an experienced video editor named Bill Baraona of Flex Media will be a speaker for our… Read more »

The Top Mistakes Content Creators Make –And How to Avoid Them

Or for anyone at the meeting, they’re more like “misconceptions” than mistakes. Regardless, the presentation was very informative with facts ranging from copyright laws to rules on fair use. The speaker that presented is a well-known figure named Sharon L. Toerek, Principle Toerek Law (if you want to learn more about her in depth, you can right here) who is… Read more »

CDPUG January 26, 2017 Meeting Summary

Our January 26, 2017 General Meeting was held at the Garfield Heights, Branch of the Cuyahoga Library. Bill Cohen-Kiraly began with a quick overview of some new features on our website. The main attraction was Garfield Heights Branch Manager Lane Edwards II showing us the digital resources the library has to offer, with a focus on graphic design. Lane showed users… Read more »

Diamond Visual Communications Grand Opening

Diamond Visual Communications is having a grand opening Thursday December 8, where you can see their Showroom and Production Facility. CDPUG Member, Mark Bailin is the owner of Diamond Visual Communications. Where: 4516 Renaissance Parkway, Warrensville Heights, Ohio 44128 When: Thursday December 8, 2016 at 12 PM – 2 PM and 4 PM – 6 PM If you want to… Read more »