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Selling Online With Etsy – An Entrepreneurship Class

Spike Radway   July 1, 2020   Comments Off on Selling Online With Etsy – An Entrepreneurship Class

Our multi-talented July speaker Karen Koch is a fine artist, entrepreneur, gallery owner, and instructor. Karen has frequently taught an “Etsy Entrepreneurship Class” at the Hudson Library and will share her knowledge virtually with CDPUG and the wider world. Karen will explain: What is Etsy and why use it? What can you sell and NOT sell on Etsy. What Etsy does… Read more »

The 16th Annual CDPUG 5-Minute Showcase

Spike Radway   January 26, 2020   Comments Off on The 16th Annual CDPUG 5-Minute Showcase

Join us at our very special annual meeting “showcasing” the talents and stories of CDPUG members, and a few select non-members, presented in a Five-Minute Portfolio format. Presenters will share their best work, what they enjoy, and who they are, using 20 slides that auto-advance every 15 seconds, for a total of five high-energy minutes. There are still a few… Read more »

Evolving as an Artist: A Webinar Panel

Spike Radway   March 26, 2020   Comments Off on Evolving as an Artist: A Webinar Panel

Finding your career path as an artist or evolving your craft as you change can be challenging. Join us for a conversation with a variety of artists that have successfully reinvented themselves. Our panelists will share experiences and insights from their personal transformations. A lively conversation is intended to inspire and motivate both newcomers to the field and seasoned professionals. In… Read more »

Comics & Graphic Design Webinar

Spike Radway   March 19, 2020   Comments Off on Comics & Graphic Design Webinar

Webinar: Comics & Graphic Design: How Elements of Design & Visual Storytelling Can Work Together Date: Thursday, March 26th, 2020 Reception: 6:00 PM Program: 6:30 PM Location: The Virtual World. https://zoom.us/j/180292399. Attendance Limited to 100 Cost: Free for members and for guests Speaker: Miguel C. Hernandez Description: Local illustrator and comic book artist Miguel C. Hernandez will talk about how his journey creating… Read more »

Art on the iPad. A Panel Discussion with Demos

Spike Radway   January 26, 2020   Comments Off on Art on the iPad. A Panel Discussion with Demos

Please join us for a panel of well known local artists discussing their favorite illustration and painting apps on the iPad. The conversation will include sharing insights about the variety of hardware products available. Our panelists will show art examples and explain how they were created. Nancy Aikins presented to CDPUG on iPad way back in 2014 and will impress us again… Read more »

Successfully Selling Art: A Panel of Experts. The Sequel.

Spike Radway   December 15, 2019   Comments Off on Successfully Selling Art: A Panel of Experts. The Sequel.

Please join us as our amazing lineup of celebrated local experts share their experiences  selling art, both online and offline. Art represented includes: illustrations, books, cool critters and paintings. Our talented panelists will sell selected artworks before and after the program. Help our panelists know what interests you. Send the moderator, Linda Barberic your question/suggestion at linda@keithberr.com. Panelists: Keith Allen (https://www.messypopup.com)… Read more »

CDPUG Holiday Party & 2020 Elections!

Spike Radway   November 16, 2019   Comments Off on CDPUG Holiday Party & 2020 Elections!

It’s time again for our 2019 Holiday Party (Thursday, December 5) and the Officer Elections for 2020. We have an exciting new venue this year, so be sure to head to Sainato’s at Rivergate, 1852 Columbus Road, Cleveland, OH 44113. 216-772-4400. Sainato’s is centrally located in the Cleveland Flats, easy to get to from both sides of town, and has… Read more »

2020 Health Plans for the Self-Employed

Spike Radway   August 30, 2019   Comments Off on 2020 Health Plans for the Self-Employed

2020 Health Plans – What’s available for the Individual Market Affordable Care Act Plans (ACA), Short Term Plans, Medicare Plans • New Year = New Plans • What is available in the health insurance marketplace • Carriers, ACA Plans, Tax Credits, Short Term Plans, Medicare Plans • Tax Credits – Who is eligible and how to apply • No more… Read more »

Character Study: A Discussion of Type Design’s Past, Present, and Future

Spike Radway   October 10, 2019   Comments Off on Character Study: A Discussion of Type Design’s Past, Present, and Future

As a type designer, I know the industry can be insular and closed off. I’d like to provide an insider look at type design practice, type history, and the type design industry, and show some of the work I’ve done along the way. We’ll get into the technical details of copyright, language support, OpenType features, font licensing, and the newly-developed… Read more »

Designing, Producing, and Promoting a Pop-up Book

Spike Radway   August 30, 2019   Comments Off on Designing, Producing, and Promoting a Pop-up Book

Pop-up books are an exciting and magical literary form for all ages.  Join Keith Allen as he shares his wisdom and experience designing and self-publishing pop-up books. Keith has published two pop-up books, “A Day in Rehoboth Beach, A Pop-Up Book,” and the new “What a Mess! A Pop-Up Misadventure,” which was funded by a successful Kickstarter campaign. Attendees will learn… Read more »