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Independent Publishing Resource Center

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1305 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR 97214 United States
5038270249 iprc.org

September 2017

Copyright for Creatives

September 11, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center, 1305 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR 97214 United States

This workshop provides valuable information on the fundamentals of basic copyright protection, including copyright ability of works, ownership (initial ownership; transfers; works-for-hire), registration, infringement and remedies, and fair use. Through this workshop you will gain a basic understanding of copyright law and learn how to protect your work. Attorneys Lydia Loren and Kohel Haver will lead the workshop.   This is a RACC workshop with Oregon Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts (OVLA). Register for the event here.  

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IPRC Collage Night: the Return

September 13, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center, 1305 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR 97214 United States
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  Come and join us for a low-key, high-fun collage night. We supply magazine, collage materials, some scissors, glue and ambiance. Come and make new paper cutting friends! Hosted by Lesley Harper and Kevin Sampsell. This event is free and open to the public.

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October 2017

Comics Workshop for Teens

October 15, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, repeating until November 5, 2017

Independent Publishing Resource Center, 1305 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR 97214 United States
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Sharpen your visual storytelling skills, learn how to publish your own comics and much more! Meeting Dates and Times: Sunday October 15th, 12-3pm Sunday October 22nd, 12-3pm Sunday October 29th, 12-3pm Sunday November 5th, 12-3pm    

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February 2019

Goodbye Cruel Worlds and Dear Johns: How to Write the Letter You’ll Never Send

February 23, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center, 1305 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR 97214 United States
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In this two-hour generative writing workshop led by Olivia Olivia, author of No One Remembered Your Name But I Wrote It Down, writers will bring their work to the edge of life and consequence. Explore who you are at the end of the day, and what you want your words to say about you when you’re gone. Open to beginners and seasoned writers alike, this experience will allow writers to go home with a renewed sense of purpose and a…

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July 2019

Learn Make Share: Book Arts

July 11, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center, 1305 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR 97214 United States
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                    Pick up your new membership materials, get a tour and take a workshop! Everyone will come away from the workshop with a hand stitched booklet of their own. For July we will be learning a pamphlet stitch binding. This workshop is part of the Learn Make Share series. Free for members taking the workshop as one of 3 annual Learn Make Shares $5-15 sliding scale for nonmembers, or for members…

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November 2019

SOLD OUT: Learn Make Share: Bindfast Training

November 21, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center, 1305 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR 97214 United States
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In this Learn Make Share, folks will be guided through the steps to bind a book using our Bindfast machine. Everyone will have a chance to practice using the paper stack cutter to prepare pages and bind 2-3 books. ** This LMS is part of a monthly series of trainings for the Bindfast. Once trained, members are certified to bind their own books during listed Bindfast open hours with volunteer support. *Free for IPRC members taking the workshop as one…

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December 2019

Loose Cornrows Presents

December 11, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center, 1305 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR 97214 United States
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January 2020

SOLD OUT: Learn Make Share: Bindfast Training

January 23, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center, 1305 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR 97214 United States
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In this Learn Make Share, folks will be guided through the steps to bind a book using our Bindfast machine. Everyone will have a chance to practice using the paper stack cutter to prepare pages and bind 2-3 books. ** This LMS is part of a monthly series of trainings for the Bindfast. Once trained, members are certified to bind their own books during listed Bindfast open hours with volunteer support. *Free for IPRC members taking the workshop as one…

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May 2020

Virtual IPRC: Poetic Divination

May 7, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Thursday, happening 2 times

Independent Publishing Resource Center, 1305 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR 97214 United States
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Poetic Divination: generating language to manifest Thursdays, In this workshop, we will create a space for creativity and vulnerability through questions, prompts, and the use of divination tools. We will create language that can be shaped into a poem, a message, or manifestation within these times of great uncertainty. You will need a quiet place, something to write with, an object of any kind that evokes creativity or comfort. Suggested Donation $5-15 Venmo @moonunis- Register here Briauna Taylor is a…

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Virtual IPRC: Origami

May 12, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center, 1305 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR 97214 United States
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Come and fold with an IPRC member/volunteer & origami instructor/author, Yuki Martin on Zoom! There is no need for you to have origami paper, as we will be folding out of letter size (8.5"x11") paper instead. Yuki will show you a few fun, practical models, such as a picture frame, collapsible box, and notecard. All ages & skill levels are welcome. Materials needed: a few sheets of letter size (8.5"x11") paper (copy paper would be sufficient), a cutting tool, a…

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Virtual IPRC: Poetic Divination

May 14, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Thursday, happening 2 times

Independent Publishing Resource Center, 1305 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR 97214 United States
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Poetic Divination: generating language to manifest Thursdays, In this workshop, we will create a space for creativity and vulnerability through questions, prompts, and the use of divination tools. We will create language that can be shaped into a poem, a message, or manifestation within these times of great uncertainty. You will need a quiet place, something to write with, an object of any kind that evokes creativity or comfort. Suggested Donation $5-15 Venmo @moonunis- Register here Briauna Taylor is a…

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December 2020

Poetry Practice Space

December 17, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Independent Publishing Resource Center, 1305 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR 97214 United States
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Join us monthly on zoom, on the third Thursday of the month for prompts and sharing. Register here, and we'll send the zoom link on the day of the event. Poetry Practice Space is a monthly gathering for poets and writers. Writing materials, readings and prompts for generative writing will be provided. Come share a space to talk about your writing practice, and current writing projects, bemoan rejections, celebrate acceptances, share writing resources— and write together! Consider Poetry Practice Space…

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