All posts tagged: MidWeek Update

MidWeek Update: Fashion Week Dates…

1.21.2020 Afternoon all! Just one Lil ol post today and it involves fashion. Yes, Fashion Week 2020 is coming from New York to Paris. Credit: Fashion Week Online New York Fashion Week | scheduleFebruary 6 – 13, 2020 London Fashion Week | scheduleFebruary 14 – 18, 2020 Milan Fashion Week | scheduleFebruary 18 – 24, 2020 Paris Fashion Week | scheduleFebruary 24 – March 4, 2020 Click on the links for more information. Dates can change or can be flexible and sometimes surprise shows appear either a day early or a day late. Enjoy the rest of your Wednesday, be blessed.    Featured image: Fashionista  

MidWeek Updates: TV & Film News…Courtesty of Mr. H

1.8.2020 Hello everybody! Just a short post today, which was supposed to be posted yesterday on Wednesday, but due to the wi fi network mess, I’m posting it today. Time to catch up on the world of television and film from Mr. H Reviews. He reviews the BBC’s Dracula and some spoiler leaks about Godzilla vs Kong!       Enjoy the rest of your Thursday, be always blessed!     Featured image: HipWallpaper

MidWeek Update: AWP Conference & Bookfair News

1.1.20 Hello! Starting the new year with an update with the Association of Writers and Writing Programs upcoming conference and book fair. I posted an update sometime between September through October I think, but I’m posting because some of you may be interested in attending or already made plans to attend the event. The information is below… Credit source: AWP AWP Conference The AWP Conference & Bookfair is an essential annual destination for writers, teachers, students, editors, and publishers. Each year more than 12,000 attendees join our community for four days of insightful dialogue, networking, and unrivaled access to the organizations and opinion-makers that matter most in contemporary literature. The conference features over 2,000 presenters and 550 readings, panels, and craft lectures. The bookfair hosted over 800 presses, journals, and literary organizations from around the world. AWP’s is now the largest literary conference in North America. Join us in San Antonio, TX, in 2020 to celebrate the best of what contemporary literature has to offer. Click here to register in our store today! 2020 AWP …

MidWeek Update: Art Workshop in Santa Fe, New Mexico

12.11.19 Hello and Happy Wednesday! Just one post for today and it involves a workshop in New Mexico. Here are the details courtesy of Artshow… Credit source: artshow.com Awaken Your True Creativity Retreat in Santa Fe, NM (April 22-25, 2020) Join me on a unique 4-day creative experience designed to inspire and rekindle the relationship with your inner artist through the art of mixed media. During the retreat, you will uncover your true creativity by blending together different mediums to create an interesting and rich wall hanging art piece. You will create your own collage material through the exploration of different watercolor techniques. In addition to creating your own art piece during the retreat, I will be walking you through a series of brief journaling exercises to help you connect with your inner artist and creativity. Includes all art materials, complimentary henna tattoo, yoga, food, a field trip through Canyon Road and more. Early Bird – $675; Regular – $775. Learn more     More to come on the Weekend Updates, enjoy the rest of …

MidWeek Update: Short Story Contest From The Writer

11.13.19 Hello everyone! Only one update to give, if there are any more, I hope. I received this tidbit from my many emails and it’s from The Writer. They are having their Short Story Contest and the deadline is December 2. For those of you interested, you have plenty of time to gather on who, what, when, where about your short story. Here are the details below… Credit source: The Writer 2019 Fall Short Story Contest Ends on December 2, 2019  Multiple price options Submit your very best fictional short story in 2,000 words or less. Any theme, subject, or genre is fair game, as long as it falls under 2,000 words. Deadline: December 2, 2019Grand prize: $1,000 and publication in our magazine  Word count: 2,000 words or less Other prizes: Our second-place winner will receive $500 and publication on our website, writermag.com; our third-place winner will receive $250 and publication on writermag.comas well.    Not the writing contest for you? Sign up for our newsletter to be the first to hear when we launch a new one. PLEASE READ ALL GUIDELINES BEFORE SUBMITTING. …

MidWk Update: University of Buffalo Offering MFA & MA Programs…

10.23.19 Hey! I just have one update to share with you via the University of Buffalo and Hyperallergic. If you’re interested, please read on. Credit source: hyperallergic & university of buffalo Come study at the top-ranked, flagship research university in the state of New York. The MFA and MA programs at The University at Buffalo exceed traditional boundaries and encourage diverse practices, art and activism, and emerging fields. They offer competitive and fully funded teaching assistantships with health insurance. Funding options include Arthur A. Schomburg Fellowship Program, full-tuition scholarships for MFA students and university funding opportunities for MA students. Resources include a tier-one research university, Arts Collaboratory, the Beijing Graduate Exchange, Coalesce: Center for Biological Arts, studio space, access to departmental and interdisciplinary facilities, gallery and curatorial opportunities. The MFA program provides an opportunity for students to combine creative work with scholarly interests to define their own unique practice. Faculty mentorship forms the core of the program, supplemented by frequent visits by artists, designers, and scholars from a wide range of disciplines. The MA in Visual …

MidWeek Updates: Are You Ready for Disney+?

10.16.19 Hello peeps! Today is kinda slow but will be making up for it for the rest of this week. Starting off with Disney+. As you’ve already heard, Disney is joining the ranks of Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu in the business of streaming. Starting on November 12, 2019, Disney+ will launch its streaming service. If you’re interested in becoming a subscriber, you can sign early and start streaming on November 12.  “Endless entertainment.” “Unlimited downloads.” “Big deal. Small price.”              $6.99/month or $69.99/year    What will be on Disney+: Disney Pixar Marvel Star Wars National Geographic   Only for Disney+ subscribers: original feature films (never-before-seen), series, short-form content, and documentaries.  Lady and the Tramp, Noelle, Star Wars: The Mandalorian, Marvel Studios WandaVision, Marvel Studios Loki, Marvel Studios What If, and more.  Go to disney.com and click on Disney+ if you’re interested in becoming a subscriber. Enjoy the rest of your Wednesday, be blessed.    Featured image: techhive.com

MidWeek: Youth Photography Programs…

10.8.19 Two questions. Is your kid into photography? Do you live in Atlanta? Well, Iluminate Atlanta has programs for your future photographers. There are four programs on the website, but only two are available… Credit source: Iluminate Atlanta Photo 101 for Teens (12 – 18) $150.00 Tuesdays 4:30 – 6 PM starting Oct 29 with Sara Keith Four Week Class! Class will be held at the same day and time for four weeks and lasts 1 hour and 30 minutes. Get creative! The Illuminate photography class is a fun, interactive experience. Learn how to take better pictures and ignite a photography passion! Things we’ll explore: Seeing the world through a camera DSLR/Mirrorless Camera Settings ISO, Shutter Speed, Aperture and more Studio lighting Light Painting Creative compositions and more! DSLR or Mirrorless cameras are required, Contact us with questions about camera recommendations or the possibility of renting a camera from Illuminate. Classes will be held once a week at the Atlanta School of Photography located at1135 Sheridan Rd NE Atlanta, GA 30324 This class is for …