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Next Jim Higgins Making Comics Class ~ July 1-Sept. 23 $395 7pm-10pm

Next Jim Higgins Making Comics Class ~ July 1-Sept. 23 $395 7pm-10pm

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Peter Paul: 2 Day Storyboard Workshop ~ July 6 & 7 $250.00 ~ at SWAINS HQ

Peter Paul: 2 Day Storyboard Workshop ~ July 6 & 7 $250.00 ~ at SWAINS HQ

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Did you miss the Welcome New Member Mixer at Blue Rooser last night? Here are a few photos:

Did you miss the Welcome New Member Mixer at Blue Rooser last night? Here are a few photos:

What Are SILA Members Doing? Giovannina Colalillo Wins Again at CAPIC

What Are SILA Members Doing? Giovannina Colalillo Wins Again at CAPIC

Giovannina Colalillo is thrilled to announce that photographer Matthew Plexman and she won first place for the popular vote and… Read More »

Illustration West 58, 3rd Judges’ Inverview: Kit Seaton by Co-Show Chairs Chuck and Wendy Grieb

Illustration West 58, 3rd Judges' Inverview: Kit Seaton by Co-Show Chairs Chuck and Wendy Grieb

all artwork © 2019 Kit Seaton and cannot be used without consent of the artist Can you tell us a… Read More »

Welcome New Members (and you too) – June 23 5pm-8pm at the Blue Rooster:

Welcome New Members (and you too) - June 23 5pm-8pm at the Blue Rooster:

(see payment link below) RSVP: info@si-la.org or 800-799-6368 You can mail a check, use your bank’s Zelle function, Paypal or… Read More »

What Are SILA Members Doing? Peter Paul and Scott Gandell Are Putting on a 2-Day Storyboard Workshop

What Are SILA Members Doing? Peter Paul and Scott Gandell Are Putting on a 2-Day Storyboard Workshop

Peter Paul (story artist and animator) and Scott Gandell (owner of Pop Secret Gallery and VP Development of the Society… Read More »

Tonight: Craft and Draft at Story Tavern 7 PM

Tonight: Craft and Draft at Story Tavern 7 PM

Bridging the Gap – A Panel On What To Do After Graduation June 13 7:30pm at Swains HQ

Bridging the Gap - A Panel On What To Do After Graduation June 13 7:30pm at Swains HQ

It’s hard for recent graduates to find their footing once school is over. And finding work in a studio or… Read More »

aaaannnd Jim Higgins’ Next Writing Longform Comics Class: July 11 – Sept. 5 $295 7pm to 10pm

aaaannnd Jim Higgins' Next Writing Longform Comics Class: July 11 - Sept. 5 $295 7pm to 10pm

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Illustration West 58 Judges’ Interviews: Next is Hala Swearingen

Illustration West 58 Judges' Interviews: Next is Hala Swearingen

Can you tell us a little bit about yourself or how you got started? When I began my college education,… Read More »

Illustration West 58 Judges’ Interviews: First up is Whitney Leader-Picone

Illustration West 58 Judges' Interviews: First up is Whitney Leader-Picone

Interview by Chuck and Wendy Grieb Can you tell us a little bit about yourself or how you got started?… Read More »