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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 »

ILLUSTRATION WEST 58 COMPETITION HAS LAUNCHED!

ILLUSTRATION WEST 58 COMPETITION HAS LAUNCHED!

Show Us Your Work From November 2018 Through October 2019

What Are SILA Members Doing? The Balbusso Twins are in ILLUSTRI Festival 2019

What Are SILA Members Doing? The Balbusso Twins are in ILLUSTRI Festival 2019

ILLUSTRI Festival 2019 May 18 – June 23 2019 Basilica Palladiana, Vicenza Contemporary Illustration Exhibition curated by Illustri Festival, Illustri… Read More »

SILA at NCS Festival: Scott Gandell, Peter Paul and Santosh Oommen – Booth E5

SILA at NCS Festival: Scott Gandell, Peter Paul and Santosh Oommen - Booth E5

Illustration West – 58! Showchairs: Chuck and Wendy Grieb: we’re getting the CFE and the website ready but here’s the artwork by Chuck Grieb and our judges:

Illustration West - 58! Showchairs: Chuck and Wendy Grieb: we're getting the CFE and the website ready but here's the artwork by Chuck Grieb and our judges:

Our Illustration West 58 Judges: Tony Diterlizzi, Illstrator Scott Gustafson, Illstrator Tiffany Mang, Illstrator Kit Seaton, Illstrator Hala Swearingen, Illstrator… Read More »

Dynamic Sketching & Landscape Drawing with Will Weston July 13-Aug 10 $500 10 am-5pm

Dynamic Sketching & Landscape Drawing with Will Weston July 13-Aug 10 $500 10 am-5pm

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ZBRUSH ILLUSTRATION with Brandon Perlow Apr 25 – May 23 $395

ZBRUSH ILLUSTRATION with Brandon Perlow Apr 25 - May 23 $395

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Art of Inking for Comics with Jim Higgins – Apr 25 – Jun 13 7PM-10PM $295

Art of Inking for Comics with Jim Higgins – Apr 25 – Jun 13 7PM-10PM $295

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SILA is at WONDERCON at BOOTH 1405 –

SILA is at WONDERCON at BOOTH 1405 -

See SILA members’ art work from the Print Bucket! On the Plasma Screen! See Artist Presentations! Meet the Board Members…. Read More »