Arts, Antiques & Crafts Conferences

Arts, Antiques & Crafts Trade Shows & Conferences by Country

It’s a Swing Thing! Ft. Tricity Vogue + DJ Sacha Dieu (CLASS + SOCIAL)

Date: 22-May-15 to 23-May-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
Monthly swing dance night returns with more live music.... for a flappin' swanky, prohibition style fun time! All Girls. All Swing. Vintage music with modern attitude - Cheeky, sunny, stomping, floor-filling tunes from an all-female ensemble with bags of musical talent and irrepressible charm. The Tricity Vogue All Girl Swing Band regularly fill the dancefloor at vintage parties and balls with their 20s, 30s and 40s swing sound, throwing much-loved vintage tunes, pop numbers, and Tricity's cheeky originals into the mix. The band perform an eclectic repertoire of vintage 20s, 30s and 40s swing, plus Tricity’s irresistibly catchy original tunes, and several modern pop favourites mischievously retroed up to sound like they come straight from the olden days. "The Tricity Vogue ...

Using a Story Map to Find the Hold in Your Story

Date: 23-May-15 to 23-May-15
Location: United States
**Registration is Required** How do you know when your story misses an important storytelling element? How do you find the holes? How do you create new ideas based on filling in those holes? This workshop will teach using a story map as a visual tool and how to use the key elements of good storytelling. You will learn not only what you know about your story, but more importantly, what you don’t know, and what key elements are missing. You will also learn how to determine whether you are telling your story in the most dynamic order of events. You can use this story tool whether you are starting the development of a new story or already have a well-developed story. In this interactive class, Author Nancy Ellen Dodd discusses the elements that go into building a strong story and her ...

Comedy Workshop

Date: 24-May-15 to 25-May-15
Location: Boston / United States
Boston Comedy Chicks offers monthly workshops for female comedians to work on content and delivery of their comedic material.  We limit the participants to 10 to provide quality time to each comic.  Come with prepared material to deliver to fellow comics.  A microphone will be set up in the room and you will have a chance to try out your material and get useful feedback.   This is a generous and collaborative environment to help everyone get funnier!  Please be on time, it's quite disruptive to the flow otherwise. Schedule of events introductions workshop material open mic feedback networking

Wine Cellar Door

Date: 29-May-15 to 30-May-15
Location: United States
This PAINT and SIP at St. Jordan Creek Winery is a fun event.   This beautiful painting of an old world wine cellar door was created for the beginner painter by local artist, Barb Purschke.  NO EXPERIENCE IS NECESSARY. During the course of the evening, our artist and teacher will demonstrate step-by-step how to paint this picture.  Our guests take home their completed works of art at the end of the evening to hang on their walls.  St. Jordan Creek's PAINT and SIP is about painting, sipping wine (or other beverages of your choice) and having a fantastic time.  The cost, excluding drinks, is only $35 per person. St. Jordan Creek Winery sells wine, soda, beer and bottled water during the event for our guests' enjoyment. Happy Hour starts when the doors open at 5 pm with  complimentary cheese ...

Blues at the Ritzy Ft. The Dust Me Down Blues Band

Date: 29-May-15 to 30-May-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
Swing Patrol’s monthly Blues dance night warms you up with a class, then follows with 5 hours of smokin’ social dancing with live music plus the best Blues DJs in London. With music ranging from vintage female Blues to Delta, Chicago, Texas, Louisiana, Piedmont, British, Funky and modern Blues, this is ready and open to anyone. You can explore your dancing with these different styles in a relaxed and friendly environment. This month’s live act is The Dust Me Down Blues Band.

Film and Voice Over Acting Intensive with Jean-Marc Berne and Herman Chaves

Date: 31-May-15 to 31-May-15
Location: New York / United States
International working Voice Over Actor and Voice Over Coach for the Disney animated series “The Octonauts”, Jean-Marc Berne (www.bernemediaenterprises.com), has teamed up with bi-coastal Working Actor and Acting Coach Herman Chaves (IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1156914/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1.  TV Shows: Louie, The good Wife, Suits, HBO’s How to make it in America, 24, Without a trace, Law & Order SVU,  Curb your Enthusiasm. Films: Taxi, Goal, Arrested Development, Shelter). Here's what you'll learn: Voice Acting:  - Proper breathing technique - Proper mike technique - Practical vocal warm-up exercises - Using varying energies to color your reads (Kinetic Vs. Psychological) - How to work in pairs - How to break down the copy to decide on different interpretations - ...

Perfect Event

Date: 09-Jun-15 to 09-Jun-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
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UCLA Extension Writers' Program Publication Party

Date: 12-Jun-15 to 12-Jun-15
Location: United States
The 22nd annual UCLA Extension Writers’ Program Publication Party on Thursday, June 11th, 2015 is a fun and free event which features: • Readings from Writers’ Program instructors who have published work in the past year • Book signings and the chance to mingle with our talented instructors • Light refreshments Readers’ books will be available for purchase! Doors open at 7pm; readings begin at 7:30pm. Parking at the Skirball is free. Please RSVP to plim@uclaextension.edu or call (310) 825-0107. Hope to see you there! Featured readers include: Barbara Abercrombie Laurel Ann Bogen Cecilia Manguerra Brainard Mike Buckley Rick Bursky Stephen Cooper Nathan Deuel liz gonzález Daniel Jaffe Rachel Kann Shawna Kenney Suzanne Lummis ...

UCLA Extension Writers' Program Publication Party

Date: 12-Jun-15 to 12-Jun-15
Location: United States
The 22nd annual UCLA Extension Writers’ Program Publication Party on Thursday, June 11th, 2015 is a fun and free event which features: • Readings from Writers’ Program instructors who have published work in the past year • Book signings and the chance to mingle with our talented instructors • Light refreshments Readers’ books will be available for purchase! Doors open at 7pm; readings begin at 7:30pm. Parking at the Skirball is free. Please RSVP to writers@uclaextension.edu or call (310) 825-9415. Hope to see you there! Featured readers include: Barbara Abercrombie Laurel Ann Bogen Cecilia Manguerra Brainard Mike Buckley Rick Bursky Stephen Cooper Nathan Deuel liz gonzález Daniel Jaffe Rachel Kann Shawna Kenney Suzanne Lummis ...

Summer on the Bourbeuse

Date: 12-Jun-15 to 13-Jun-15
Location: United States
This PAINT and SIP at St. Jordan Creek Winery is a fun event.   This special painting, third in a series of four seasons on the Bourbeuse, was created for the beginner painter by local artist, Barb Purschke.  NO EXPERIENCE IS NECESSARY. During the course of the evening, our artist and teacher will demonstrate step-by-step how to paint this picture.  Our guests take home their completed works of art at the end of the evening to hang on their walls.  St. Jordan Creek's PAINT and SIP is about painting, sipping wine (or other beverages of your choice) and having a fantastic time.  The cost, excluding drinks, is only $35 per person. St. Jordan Creek Winery sells wine, soda, beer and bottled water during the event for our guests' enjoyment. Happy Hour starts when the doors open at 5 pm with  ...