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March 3, 2019 - April 28, 2019 @ Downtown Library
Prepare to be captivated by the dramatic new photo exhibit, “The World, My Lens and I,” by Diane DeQuevedo Klein! Enjoy a diverse and stunning array of photographs depicting the people and landscapes in our world. DeQuevedo Klein studied and taught philosophy at the university level and then worked in business before finding fulfillment as a photographer. “A photograph captures a discrete moment in time. When I photograph people, I hope to capture a decisive moment about what it is to be a person, to feel like a person, or to be a person among other people,” notes DeQuevedo Klein. “Nevertheless, the world being as diverse and interesting as it is, I am equally drawn to an architectural detail, a field of grass, or an urban landscape.” The exhibit will run from March 3–April 28, 2019, at the Downtown Library, an Art in Public Places venue, at 400 NW 2nd Avenue. The exhibit is free and open to the public during regular library hours.
March 14, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Downtown Library
Stories are everywhere. And because we are all human, we are all storytellers. But what makes some people more fun and fascinating to listen to than others? This lively 10-hour workshop will give you plenty of tips and techniques, as well as deep coaching and listening time, to sharpen your storytelling skills for socializing, business, entertainment and other purposes. Taught by Caren S. Neile, Ph.D., MFA, who has taught storytelling studies at FAU since 2001.
March 14, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Downtown Library
Explore the Photoshop interface, including toolbar, menu, panels and palettes. Learn how to cut out objects, which selection tool to use when, and how to refine your selection. create new documents and move images from one to another.
March 14, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Downtown Library
Create a beautiful painting following step-by-step instructions or freestyle your own masterpiece!
March 14, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Downtown Library
At the end of the world, a woman must hide her secret power and find her kidnapped daughter in this "intricate and extraordinary" Hugo Award-winning novel of power, oppression, and revolution (The New York Times).