All posts tagged: Portland

MidWeek Updates: Final Reminder of AWP Conference & Bookfair

2.13.19 Hello everyone! As I stated earlier this month, this is the final reminder of the AWP (Association of Writers & Writing Programs) Conference and Bookfair, which will be held at the Oregon Convention Center, in Portland, Oregon on March 27-30, 2019. For those who are attending, here a just a few things to remember… Credit source: AWP 2019 AWP Conference & Bookfair Oregon Convention Center March 27–30, 2019 Key Dates January 4, 2019: Will-call Registration opens January 31, 2019: Writer to Agent submission deadline February 27, 2019: Accessibility services request deadline March 13, 2019: Offsite Event submission deadline March 27, 2019: Onsite Registration opens   Materials to View/Download Attendee Guide Social Networking Twitter Use #AWP19   Conference Queries Registrationregistration@awpwriter.org(240) 696-8250  Conference Eventsevents@awpwriter.org(240) 696-7742 Future Conferences San Antonio, Texas March 4–7, 2020 | Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center Kansas City, Missouri March 3–6, 2021 | Kansas City Convention Center Philadelphia, Pennsylvania March 23–26, 2022 | Pennsylvania Convention Center   To find out about hotel, schedule, and other information, go to www.awpwriter.org/awp_conference/overview.    Featured image: unknown Advertisements

Wknd Update: AWP Conference 2019 Update & Other Stuff

12.8.18 Hello…I haven’t forgotten. This is just a reminder about the Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference 2019. I visited their page and I will post the same information as I did last time, along with registration, other information.  Credit source: Association of Writers & Writing Program (AWP) 2019 Conference & Bookfair Registration Preregistration ends January 3. Click here to register today! Conference events begin at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 28, 2019, and conclude at 11:59 p.m. on Saturday, March 30, 2019. The book fair is open at 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. from Thursday, March 28 to Saturday, March 30, 2019. Students & adjuncts: interested in volunteering? Registration includes admission to AWP’s bookfair, meetings, panels, readings, and public receptions for the duration of the conference period; the exception to this is the new Bookfair Only Saturday Pass. Meals, lodging, and travel are not included. Hotel & Travel information on lodging at AWP’s official conference hotels is scheduled to be released in August. The purchase of a bookfair table or booth includes two complimentary Bookfair Setup Access (BSA) registrations, …

MidWeek Update: AWP Conference & Bookfair Update

10.24.18 Ok, let’s get this post started. I’ve been trying to give you guys updates about next year’s Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference and Bookfair, which is being held in Portland, Oregon, March 27-30, 2019. Now the early bird registration has passed. October 11, 2018, was the deadline, but you still have a chance because Preregistration is from October 12, 2018, till January 3, 2019. Here is a chart that I got from the website for all the information on registration.  Credit source: Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) 2019 Conference & Bookfair Registration Early bird registration ends October 11. Click here to register today! Conference events begin at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 28, 2019, and conclude at 11:59 p.m. on Saturday, March 30, 2019. The bookfair is open 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. from Thursday, March 28 to Saturday, March 30, 2019. Students & adjuncts: interested in volunteering? Registration includes admission to AWP’s bookfair, meetings, panels, readings, and public receptions for the duration of the conference period; the exception to this is the new …

@ The Event: Portland, OR

October 14 / 16 Friday is here. I’m happy about this and the fact the weekend is right around the corner. Shadowbox is now heading to Portland, Oregon to see what’s happening for this month. There are lots of things to do in this city….lots. I’m just going to give you a sneak peek. (cred: travelportland.com) Some of these are past events ART & DESIGN 10th Annual Day of the Dead Group Show Art & Design, Exhibition, Free, Multicultural Guardino Gallery   10th Annual Day of the Dead Group Show Art & Design Guardino Gallery   Andy Warhol: Prints from the Collection of… Art & Design, Exhibition Portland Art Museum   Bruce Conkle: Surface Glitch Art & Design, Exhibition, Free The White Box   The Soul of Black Art: A Collector’s View Art & Design, Exhibition, Free Upfor Gallery     MUSIC Portland State of Mind Music, Art & Design, Family friendly, Film, Food & Drink, Free, Readings & Talks, Multicultural, Science & Technology, Spectator Sports Portland State University   Choral Arts Ensemble for Portland: …

Artscene Wednesday: Workshops In October 2015

July 15, 2015 Good Morning…..found two workshops from Art Business Institute or ABI that are taking place in October. from ABI website: The Naples Art Association and The Arts Business Institute Present an ART BUSINESS BOOTCAMP October 16-17, 2015 585 Park Street, Naples, Florida   Are you passionate about being a professional artist? Our workshops have helped thousands of small studios launch and grow into sustainable and profitable businesses. Ready to move from part-time to full-time in your art business? Join us to learn advanced strategies for promoting and selling your work in different markets.  SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE Friday, October 16th 9:00 a.m.  Registration opens 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Making Work That Sells – Wendy Rosen 10:45 a.m. – 12 noon  Creative Marketing for Artists – Carolyn Edlund 12 noon – 1:15 p.m.  Lunch on Your Own 1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Wholesale 101 – Wendy Rosen 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Sales Strategies – Carolyn Edlund 3:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Individual Artist Consultations (pre-scheduled) Saturday, October 17th 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER WEEKENDER: JURIED EXHIBITION & ART FESTIVAL CONFERENCE

August 23, 2014 Hello……taking things easy today on this beautiful Saturday. A few more things to let you know about for this weekend.   MID-SOUTHERN WATERCOLORISTS’ 45TH ANNUAL JURIED EXHIBITION Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, Arkansas February 13 – April 12, 2014 Anticipated awards which totals more than $5,000 Prospectus & entry details visit Mid-Southern Watercolorists’ website or send SASE to Exhibition c/o Chair Mid-Southern Watercolorists P.O. Box 55762, Little Rock, AR 72215 http://www.midsouthernwatercolorists.com http://www.facebook.com/Mid-SouthernWatercolorists DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 6, 2014   Courtesy of Art Fair Calender:     Let’s Meet in Portland! Arts Festival Conference – Portland, OR August 28-29 presented by ZAPP  & attend Art in the Pearl on the weekend Why Attend? The conference brings quality people together, people like you who love the art fair business. Meet one another and network with them as part of this special art community. Meet people who understand your challenges and people you might become friends with Meet folks from our business who have gathered to learn how to run better events and learn from each other. …