Hey y'all, we have exciting news! @alibrownie is coming to Whim So Doodle AND will be teaching a class!!! "Document Your Life Traveler's Notebook Class" will take place May 7th from 2pm-4pm. We hope to see you there!
Did you ever keep a diary as a child? Do you keep a journal now? Join Ali Brown for a class on how to document your life, in a fun and liberating way, using a traveler's notebook. Learn why it's important to write your story, how to marry your scrapbooking with your journaling, and get a crash course on SmartPhone photography. This class is open to anyone who has never journaled and would like to start, to advanced journalers. You will be supplied with a kit we will use to create a spread and 'tip-in.' Please bring a traveler's notebook insert (can be purchased in-store if you don't have one already) to use for the class. Be the scribe of your life. Because YOUR story is worth telling.
Ali Brown, a self proclaimed "big nerd" who loves to release creativity in as many outlets as possible.
Ali has a very successful You Tube channel where you can join her to explore the fabulous world of Traveler's Notebooks, planning, journaling and all things crafty.
Her motto: "Lack of a creativity is constipation of the soul."
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"It's time for Africa" was the Theme for Nigerian Entertainment Conference 2017 which is the 5th edition #NecLive5 as it held at Landmark center Victoria Island, Lagos. Mr Ayeni of @thenetng and convener said in summary that #NecLive5 is a yearly event and only kind in West Africa and Nigeria in which it targeted audience are university students who aspire to work in the Nigerian Entertainment industry and he (Mr Ayeni) said that it was almost a mission impossible for him and his team to actualize #NecLive5#BasedOnLogistics such as funds for venue and other unavoidable cost but thanks to partners #mtvbase#mtn#dstv#firstbank#multichoice ... #NecLive5 was a gathering of giants to bring out the giants in the young and coming generation into and already in the Nigerian Entertainment industry.
Speakers and panelists such Alibaba gcfr, Woliarole , Kaffy, Iyanya, Ade Bantu,Tejubabyface, opa williams, Don Patrick,Daddy Shoki , Toyin Abraham, Adesuwa Etomi and many more;discussed critically the past, present and future of the Nigerian Entertainment industry , how can it grow, what structure and how can the structure function effectively. The discussion was motivated by the success so far of foreign entertainment industries such has Hollywood and Bollywood which Nollywood is ranked 3rd to it counterparts - as best in the world: though the aim of the discussions is not of a coup nature to displace her counterparts instead it was to encourage, inspire and create synergy towards better contents development and entertainment materials been produced by the Nigerian Entertainment industry. Speakers and panelists , on several occasions made key points such as "entertainment is universal ,therefore it's exportable", "be original and don't try to be like the foreigners", "whe don't need there consent", "your value determine your price tag", "think outside the book", "use the social media as a tool to fame" ,"preparation meet OPPORTUNITY makes you a celebrity","leave the boarders of your comfort "... Participants had a segmented one-on-one sessions of mentorship with speakers and panelists which were dance-comedy and acting.
By Abayomi opeoluwa @yominigeria