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Men of Sorrow

BY KELLY BRENNAN AREHART
@ VOL 20 ON AUG 18, 2018

Actually, the full title of this presentation is Men of Sorrow, Objects of Grief: Undertakers and Funeral Goods, 1820-1860. Kelly Brennan Arehart was one of the presenters that could not make it through the storm, however, we have a tradition in Williamsburg that if you don't show up, we will present for you, even if we don't really know what you were going to talk about. So here it is.

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iPhone Drawings

BY LULÚ DE PANBEHCHI
@ VOL 20 ON AUG 18, 2018

While Lulu De Panbehchi was going through chemo for breast cancer she needed to occupy herself. Her outlet became her iPhone and some drawing apps that were available. Here she shares some of the several hundred that she has created, and continues to create. The week after this presentation she found out that 3 of her artworks were awarded first place in a gallery show.

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Artwork of Opportunity

BY DALE WEISS
@ VOL 20 ON AUG 18, 2018

A big storm had rolled in on this outdoor PechaKucha Night, and several presenters were unable to make it. Organizer Dale Weiss never throws anything out, and still had the images he had done for his first PechaKucha in 2010. Et voila.

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20 Posters

BY DALE WEISS
@ VOL 20 ON AUG 18, 2018

20 PechaKucha Events means 20 posters were created. Williamsburg organizer Dale Weiss strolls down memory lane - well actually rushes down memory lane in 20-second bursts - with the posters and a few images from each PK Night.

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Biking into St. Pete

BY TYLER WEISS
@ VOL 19 ON MAY 25, 2018

The street mural scene in St. Pete, FL has exploded. A new cottage industry that has sprouted from that explosion is bike tours to (attempt to) see them all. There are a lot. Tyler Weiss' presentation mixes in a little quirky bike history, some biking culture, and lots and lots of street art.

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Put a PomPom on It

BY PAM WOODSON
@ VOL 19 ON MAY 25, 2018

Would admit that you took up pompoming in your retirement? Pam Woodson is not afraid to do so, because if you have an artistic imagination, you can apply pompom aesthetic to just about everything around you and about you.

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Mane Street

BY RAYVEN HOLMES
@ VOL 19 ON MAY 25, 2018

This is an artistic stroll through black kink. Rayven Holmes shares an enlightening presentation about the styles and the underlying culture of contemporary Black hair styles.

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Cycling Without Age

BY RICK NEVINS
@ VOL 19 ON MAY 25, 2018

Rick Nevins talks about the Cycling Without Age program that started in Denmark with one person's idea that an elderly person might just enjoy a ride with the wind in their face. It has grown into a global organization and Rick talks about how he and others are now bringing this program to Williamsburg.

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Biking in Europe

BY ALLEN TURNBULL
@ VOL 19 ON MAY 25, 2018

This is Mary and Allen Turnbull's Personal Reflection of their fortunate adventures in Europe on bicycle. The recurring theme of this presentation is - When in ____ , you must do ____ .

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Bicycle History

BY RYAN BEDELL
@ VOL 19 ON MAY 25, 2018

A last minute inspiration brought this presentation to Ryan Bedell. We're gald it did because there are things we didn't know that now we do.

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Bike and Art and Art and Art

BY DALE WEISS
@ VOL 19 ON MAY 25, 2018

No longer an avid biker, Dale wasn't sure he had another bike presentation in him. But when someone suggested it be a Bike and Art theme, Dale realized he knew a lot of art related to bikes.

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The Art and Build of Burning Man

BY BEAU TURNER
@ VOL 18 ON MAR 10, 2018

Beau Turner and 70,000 of his closest friends build a city every year in the desert. His local group was also responsible for bringing the first exhibition of the Art of Burning Man outside of the festival to our area. Conversations lead to conversations that lead to next endeavers to design and construct the Mega Cake, to celebrate everyone's birthday at the next Burning Man.

As a side note, there is now going to be an Art of Burning Man exhibit at the Renwick on the Mall in Washington DC. Well done.

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