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Inside Outside

BY LYN CROWLEY
@ VOL 13 ON JUN 05, 2015

Lyn Crowley and Pamela Doss threw out an idea to see what would happen. They asked people who they knew were coming to send in an image of either inside or outside and to have their 20 second description prepared. When their image popped up on the screne, they would pop up from the audience. Contributors included Lym Crowley, John Latell, Jane Dixon, Lyn Crowley, Jerry Sowers, Cristy Ansley, Kevin Sweeny, Gloria Williams, Netti Fulton, Brian Willis, Pam Doss, Lyn Crowley, Chloe Doss, Leilani Leo, Diane Meyer, Kay Van Dyke, Pam Doss, Jeff Doss, Steph Brown, and Pam Doss.

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Cascading Dreams

BY DOROTHY FAGAN
@ VOL 13 ON JUN 05, 2015

In this presentation we get to see some of the results of Dorothy Fagan's 6 week artist residency in France. And yet, through the PechaKucha process we also get to hear and see Dorothy take us through her inspriations, techniques, processes, details, and materials used to arrive at those finished pieces. The work is stunning. The background is fascinating.

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Dale's Sketchbook

BY DALE WEISS
@ VOL 13 ON JUN 05, 2015

Dale Weiss was inspired by The Sketchbook Project in Brooklyn, NY to do his first official sketchbook. Here he shows off some selected pages and describes the journey that sketchbook too him through.

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Through a Glass Lightly

BY AMY ANDERSON
@ VOL 13 ON JUN 05, 2015

Less that 2 weeks before this event Amy Anderson learned that there would be glass art on display in the gallery. She put together this presentation that explores all of the ways we interact with glass - emotionally, spiritually, physically, and many more. I guess all that time spent in libraries (see her previous PK) has paid off.

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The Big O

BY TIRZA SHELTON
@ VOL 12 ON MAY 23, 2015

This presentation completes a trilogy for Tirza Shelton. In her first PK she empowered us to take it off and reveal our true selves in The Naked Truth. The we conquered our fears in The F Word. Now that we are naked and fearless we can accomplish the ultimate human experience in The Big O.

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Microbial Ecology - Phages and Human Health

BY INIGO WALKER HOWLETT
@ VOL 12 ON MAY 23, 2015

Inigo Walker Howlett came down sick (we suspect a virus) and couldn't make his presentation. As is our tradition in Williamsburg, we roll the slides anyway and ask a volunteer to improv along. This evening we got the husband and wife team of Natalie Miller-Moore and Daniel Moore to impersonate Inigo in a most entertaning way.

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Going To My Happy Place: Libraries I Have Loved

BY AMY ANDERSON
@ VOL 12 ON MAY 23, 2015

"This is Google before the Internet."

In Going To My Happy Place: Libraries I Have Loved from WilliamsburgVol. 12, book lover and teacher, Amy Anderson shares her love for libraries and all the activities that surround them. Instilled with a love for reading at a young age, armed with her first library card at age 4, she found herself spending much of her youth lost in the often forgotten magic in libraries. As "Temples of knowledge" she reminds us how rich an experience visiting a library can be. 

Check it out! 

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Love Williamsburg

BY TERRY BUNTROCK
@ VOL 12 ON MAY 23, 2015

Terry Buntrock loves the arts. Terry loves her job. I't not a hard job to love, being the arts coordinator for Williamsburg. Terry loves Williamsburg. But what is it to love a place like this? Let Terry tell you how, because there is so much to love here.

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A Theory on Doodling

BY PAM WOODSON
@ VOL 12 ON MAY 23, 2015

Pam Woodson finds herself drawn to doodling in a couple of very specific situations. Not considering herself as an "artist", she initially used doodling as a door to create art without expectations. Pam found her path to becoming an artist. Through Pam's doodling research we could all learn self-improvement through doodling.

 

"Presentation of the Day" on June 10, 2015.

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The Art & Culture of Book Covers

BY GREG LILLY
@ VOL 12 ON MAY 23, 2015

Do you judge a book by its cover? It's okay, most everyone does. That's why publishers put so much into book cover design. As both a publisher and an author, Greg Lilly tries to find that perfect balance between just enough to interest you, and too much clutter to pick it up.

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Abstractions: Photos and Prose

BY ABI SCHUMANN
@ VOL 12 ON MAY 23, 2015

Tom Green takes photographs and manipulates and distorts them into abstract works. Abi Schumann is a poet. As collaborators they join the images with the prose, sometimes working from the image first, and sometimes working from the poem. How would you interpret the images into words, or imagine the visual expression of the words?

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Get Your Grit

BY STEPHANIE PAUL
@ VOL 12 ON MAY 23, 2015

What is grit? How do you get grit? What do you do with grit if you got it? Stephanie Paul might not have the answers that are right for you, but she can help you find your own answers.

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