Past Williamsburg Event: VOL 6

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Lord of the Oranges

@ VOL 6 ON SEP 21, 2013

Dale Weiss, an architect for Guernsey Tingle Architects, in revisiting his photos from his vacation to Florida, is reminded of another epic adventure: The Lord of the Rings. Through comical comparisons of his vacation to LOTR references, Weiss shows interesting architecture along the way and discusses struggles and good times he has had.  

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Breakdown to Breakthrough

@ VOL 6 ON SEP 21, 2013

Nancy Giere is a recovering workoholic. When she realized her working lifestyle was resulting in negativity, she decided to take a workshop and go into glass-fusing as a way to reconnect with her creativity. We see how she views crafting as a metaphor for the corrections she has made to live a better life.

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His and Her Story

@ VOL 6 ON SEP 21, 2013

Rob and Robin have lived out a rather public courtship through Facebook and blogs. They even invited all their Facebook friends to their wedding. This presentation is by Rob Wootton about the personal notecards he has made for Robin with his pen and ink artwork throughout their relationship. 

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@ VOL 6 ON SEP 21, 2013

How did you become you? Jim Thompson has written a book that could help you find that answer. In this primer on self-discovery, Jim explores how we became the people we are today, including areas of major influence in our lives and the motivations behind our decisions. 


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Picture This!

@ VOL 6 ON SEP 21, 2013

For our theme "Art Inspires...Stories," Stephanie Paul assembled a collection of art her daughter, 11 year old Kali, had drawn over the summer. The story that Stephanie composed included many life lessons such as: How do you ride a shark without being eaten? 

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Lorem Ipsum

@ VOL 6 ON SEP 21, 2013

If you think the lorem ipsum is just a random text generator, Lulú De Panbehchi is here to clue you in to the whole world of lorem ipsums that surround and represent us everywhere. She urges the audience to question how many lorem ipsums do we use in our daily lives?

Dale Weiss
Architect, GuernseyTingle in Williamsburg, Virginia
Naama Zahavi-Ely
Retired academic, retired from the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA, USA in Tel Aviv
Lulú De Panbehchi
Spanish Instructor, John Tyler Community College in Richmond
Heather Harmon
Self Employed in Williamsburg
Jessica Sweat
Produce associate, assistant manager, facepainter, art commisions , Food Lion, Caring Transitions, and self employeed in Newport News
Stephanie Paul
in Richmond
Pam Woodson
Repurposed, Self in Williamsburg
Jim Thompson
Retired - Director of Education; HR Director, Davidson County Schools (NC); General Motors in Williamsburg
Robin Wootton
in Williamsburg
Nancy Giere
Speaker - Consultant - Glass Artist, NGA in Williamsburg
Matthew Kelly
Engineer in Chesapeake