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Between the Covers: Graphic Novel Illustrators 11/26/13 – Sneak Peak

Between the Covers: Graphic Novel Illustrators 11/26/13 - Sneak Peak

(Watch for the eblast coming soon) Roger Kupelian Stephen Platt Angie Wang ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Tuesday, November 26 8:00 pm Victory Theater… Read More »

SILA Presents Comic Book Historian/Author/Designer: Arlen Schumer – November 7,2013

SILA Presents Comic Book Historian/Author/Designer: Arlen Schumer - November 7,2013

Fall 2013 marks the 25th Anniversary of the special comics issue of the graphic design trade magazine Print, instigated by… Read More »

Illustration West 52 Apologizes for “Traffic Jam” Issues and Extends the Deadline One More Week – 11/8/13

Illustration West 52 Apologizes for "Traffic Jam" Issues and Extends the Deadline One More Week - 11/8/13

ILLUSTRATION WEST 52 UPDATE Due to a software glitch we found that some  illustrators did not receive an email with… Read More »

An Open Letter from Roz Helfand (thank you Scott Gandell, VP Development, for passing this on)

An Open Letter from Roz Helfand (thank you Scott Gandell, VP Development, for passing this on)

Dear Artist Friends & Collaborators, I’m working on developing an amazing nonprofit project, an online literary journal called Literature for… Read More »

Between The Covers #2: Young Adult/Middle Readers Illustration.

Between The Covers #2: Young Adult/Middle Readers Illustration.

Been there, done that? Want to be there and do that? SILA is hosting an open discussion on illustration for… Read More »

REMINDER: ILLUSTRATION WEST 52 HAS AN EXTENDED DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 1, 2013

REMINDER: ILLUSTRATION WEST 52 HAS AN EXTENDED DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 1, 2013

Yes, we extended the deadline to November 1, 2013. You still have time to enter (or enter another piece!): www.illustrationwest.org… Read More »

Interview with Dean Yeagle, Illustration West 52 Judge

Interview with Dean Yeagle, Illustration West 52 Judge

How did you get started in Illustration?     Most of my career has been in animation, but I’ve done… Read More »

Audio Interview with Will Terry, Illustration West 52 Judge

Audio Interview with Will Terry, Illustration West 52 Judge

Editorial, Advertising and Book illustrator, Will Terry is among the distinguished judges for SILA’s Illustration West 52.

Illustration West Show Chair, Santosh Oomen provides this audio interview.

SILA at the WEST HOLLYWOOD BOOK FAIR AGAIN!

SILA at the WEST HOLLYWOOD BOOK FAIR AGAIN!

WEST HOLLYWOOD BOOK FAIR 2013 Tomorrow: September 29, 2013 SILA BOOTH: A1 The Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles is… Read More »

Interview with James Gurney, Illustration West 52 Judge

Interview with James Gurney, Illustration West 52 Judge

James Gurney, respected illustrator, author, and prolific blogger is one of the distinguished Illustration West 52 judges. Illustration West Show… Read More »

2013 Fall Series: Between the Covers Sept. 25, Oct. 23 & Nov.20

2013 Fall Series: Between the Covers Sept. 25, Oct. 23 & Nov.20

BETWEEN THE COVERS: Children’s Books  ~  Young Adult/Middle Readers  ~  Graphic Novels What kind of illustrator are you? Which one… Read More »

Tonight at SILA Board member Scott Gandell’s: Bob Peak Artwork

Tonight at SILA Board member Scott Gandell's: Bob Peak Artwork

Come to Scott Gandell’s South Pasadena Mercantile Co. to celebrate the Art and Life of Legendary Artist Bob Peak. New… Read More »