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Jules Aufdembrinke

Product Designer, LEGO in Vejle

The Art of Gift Giving

PRESENTED ON MAR 21, 2019
IN AARHUS @ VOL 39

Have you ever bought an item just because of the packaging? Juliane "Jules" Aufdembrinke certainly has and she isn't afraid to admit it.

Armed with an array of beautiful examples, she talks about great packaging and great giftwrapping and how easily you may do it yourself!

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The Thread Wrapping Machine

BY ANTON ALVAREZ
IN TOKYO

Presented as part of a "Sweden in Style" PechaKucha session held at the SuperDeluxe 10th anniversary party during Tokyo Designers Week 2012, Anton Alvarez introduces us to the Thread Wrapping Machine.

"Presentation of the Day" on February 7, 2013.

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Carefrontation: The Gift of Critical Feedback

BY SHEILA COX
@ VOL 1 ON OCT 24, 2013

Sheila Cox confronts us on the topic of confrontation. Why are we afraid of it? Is it better to wait? Do I care enough to say something?

There are three keys to carefrontation:

  1. It has to be about them
  2. It has to be timely
  3. It has to be straightforward, succinct, and clear
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Food Is the Gift

BY NEAL SWIDLER
@ VOL 11 ON FEB 06, 2014

New Orleans Chef Neal Swidler of Juan's Flying Burrito and Lucky Rooster opens the doors and welcomes us into his "home," while sharing with us the gift of food, people, and comfortable atmosphere that his restauraunts encompass. Neal believes that home isn't a place -- it's a flavor. 

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Unwrapping the Gift of Toastmasters

BY MARCIA BEDNAR
@ VOL 7 ON DEC 01, 2016

Marcia Bednar's Pecha Kucha is titled “Unwrapping the Gift of Toastmasters.” Marcia has been with Toastmaster since 2007 and this talk is about that journey. She also volunteers at her church, is a mentor for Jobs for Life in Benton Harbor, supports her hubby's business as the payroll clerk and has her own home-based business as an Accessory Stylist for Premier Designs Jewelry.

Marcia dabbles in hobbies as well -  knitting, sewing, reading, scrapbooking, gardening, cycling, hiking, camping, and traveling... *whew*

Though a native of the South suburbs of Chicago, Marcia has been a resident of Stevensville for the past 23 years, where she lives with her husband James. They’ve been married for 36 years and have 3 children with one grand baby coming in February!

 

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Thank You for Being a Friend

BY BREA HAYES
@ VOL 6 ON FEB 16, 2017

Brea Hayes discusses the different life events that led her to open a shop, FAWN Gifts, in Batavia, Illinois. Her thoughts encompass the importance of self-care, gift-giving, the power of theater, and, of course, The Golden Girls.

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Invasives as Gift and Medicine

BY GARY PHILLIPS
@ VOL 15 ON MAY 19, 2017

So-called invasive plants and animals turn out to be more than the monsters Monsanto and popular culture has made them out to be. Coyotes, zebra mussels, kudzu-all have important ecological roles-and encourage us to play.

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The Art of Gift Giving

BY JULES AUFDEMBRINKE
@ VOL 3 ON JAN 22, 2019

This presentation is a short story about Jules Aufdembrinke's interest in the visual presentation of things.

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Cercies

BY AMY LOVE
@ VOL 40 ON MAY 19, 2019

Amy Love educates us on the southern tradition of gift making and giving, called Cerceis, that has been passed down to her from generations before her.

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Pay It Forward Gift Vouchers

BY THERESA FEETENBY
@ VOL 21 ON JUL 17, 2019

If you've ever passed a homeless person and wondered if you could do more than give them small change, Theresa Feetenby has come up with a brilliant idea. Through Pay It Forward Gift Vouchers you can give vouchers that can be exchanged for food or other goods from participating businesses. In this inspiring presentation Theresa explains how it works and what we can do to spread the idea and help more people in need.