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Yeah: getting out from in front of the computer

So, I ended up signing up for an LIS class, for Summer.  There’s a weird story behind it, but basically…I found out at 2 AM last night that I could register at 7 AM, and picked out a class.  1,228 more words


Feeling better, a bit.

So…it’s now officially midnight and I’ve been awake for 14 hours — doing required work, some of it late.  And I was able to concentrate today, even with all the external noise.  1,069 more words


Where do I want to be in five years? 10?

I wouldn’t be back here quite so soon, except that I had been considering the track of working within a Public Library, as versus on the Web…and realized that I should take a long-term approach when planning this stuff out.  687 more words


What Summer Means...

Botolan Zambales to me is known for its beauty and simplicity. Zambales is widely noted for its mangoes which are abundant from January to April. I just want to share the pictures I took when the family visited  Ricky S., Resort last March 24 to 26. 53 more words


Musician's Support Graphics

While I may be new in business, I’m not new to the industry. I’ve been playing bass and guitar a good half century now. I’ve been into graphic design for 40 years of that 50. 37 more words


Portrait Revolution Book Review

Consider Portrait Revolution by Julia L. Kay a gallery in book format with a collection of 450 works of art, a collaborative effort from 200 artists hailing from different countries when they embarked on a project which lasted seven years mainly exchanging techniques and doing portraits of each other. 338 more words

Books & Reviews

Another resounding success - Talks Week!

Over the first 4 days of the first week of the block we had 14 speakers from the Creative Industries speaking to first and second years in my area – C4 Graphic Arts, Professionals and recent graduates providing an uplifting and motivational programme to bring to life the students’ understanding of professional practice, underpinning the Units: Preparing for a Role in the Field of Visual Communication, Working in the Field of Visual Communication, and Professional Studies. 39 more words