Used CSS to position text over the background image.
I used a jquery plugin for the sliding tabs, and css sprites for the icons on the right.
I took the background image from a PDF flyer and added the text in HTML.
This page uses AJAX to load the pages to the main content section rather than reload the header, footer and banners each time.
Eastfield's Literary and Fine Arts festival has information on each presenter, including a bio and picture. The bio pages use features of CSS3.