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Illustration West 59 Judge Jason Seiler Interviews Illustration West 59 Judge Drew Struzan!

Illustration West 59 Judge Jason Seiler Interviews Illustration West 59 Judge Drew Struzan!

ILLUSTRATION WEST 59 IS READY FOR YOU: illustrationwest.org

Time to Meet our ILW 59 Judges ~ This week is Claire Keane.

Time to Meet our ILW 59 Judges ~ This week is Claire Keane.

We are excited to share our distinguished group of judges for this year’s Illustration West 59! This week meet Claire… Read More »

Summer Session: Jim Higgins ~ Making Comics: A Class for Both Writers and Artists JULY 13 – SEPT. 28, 2020 5PM-8PM PDT ~ $450.00

Summer Session: Jim Higgins ~ Making Comics: A Class for Both Writers and Artists JULY 13 - SEPT. 28, 2020 5PM-8PM PDT ~ $450.00

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Time to Meet our ILW 59 Judges ~ This week is Kadir Nelson.

Time to Meet our ILW 59 Judges ~ This week is Kadir Nelson.

We are excited to share our distinguished group of judges for this year’s Illustration West 59! This week meet Kadir… Read More »

Writing Longform Comics: Graphic Novels & Series With Jim Higgins July 9 – August 27, 2020 5:00 pm-8:00 pm PDT $350.00

Writing Longform Comics: Graphic Novels & Series With Jim Higgins July 9 – August 27, 2020 5:00 pm-8:00 pm PDT $350.00

Time to Meet our ILW 59 Judges ~ This week is Suzy Hutchinson.

Time to Meet our ILW 59 Judges ~ This week is Suzy Hutchinson.

We are excited to share our distinguished group of judges for this year’s Illustration West 59! This week meet Suzy… Read More »

What Are SILA Members Doing? Joe Cepeda, SILA President, Is Having a Book Published.

What Are SILA Members Doing? Joe Cepeda, SILA President, Is Having a Book Published.

Esther Cajahuaringa at Little Brown has bought Rafa Counts on Papá by author-illustrator Joe Cepeda. The picture book is about… Read More »

Time to Meet our ILW 59 Judges ~ This week is Justin Gerard

Time to Meet our ILW 59 Judges ~ This week is Justin Gerard

We are excited to share our distinguished group of judges for this year’s Illustration West 59! This week meet Justin… Read More »

Architecture Painting in Watercolor and Landscape Painting in Watercolor with Jon Messer ~ June 17 – July 8, 2020 and July 15 – August 5 ~ 7pm-10pm PDT $200.00 each or both for $400

Architecture Painting in Watercolor and Landscape Painting in Watercolor with Jon Messer ~ June 17 -  July 8, 2020 and July 15 - August 5 ~ 7pm-10pm PDT $200.00 each or both for $400

What Are SILA Members Doing? Chad Frye, 1st VP and Show Chair Was Interviewed by Talk and Draw.

What Are SILA Members Doing? Chad Frye, 1st VP and Show Chair Was Interviewed by Talk and Draw.

  This week Chad Frye, 1st VP and Illustration West 59 Show Chair, joins Patrick Scullin (also a SILA member)… Read More »

SILA Had Its First Welcome New Member Zoom Night – Watch For Our Other Zoom Programs

SILA Had Its First Welcome New Member Zoom Night - Watch For Our Other Zoom Programs

It was a fun evening with sharing stories and showing off projects. Hope to see you at the next Welcome… Read More »

In Memorium – SMSgt Gregory Thompson, Director of the United States Air Force Art Program.

In Memorium -  SMSgt Gregory Thompson, Director of the United States Air Force Art Program.

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