More From Ron Rege about his workshop

Hi everybody!   I’m so excited for our SAW workshop next week!   I’ve been getting ready for it this weekend, thinking out what I’d like to share with you and taking notes, and… I’ve kind of decided to pretty much just share all my notes with you now!   I’m going to be bringing some esoteric ideas into our approach to making comics, so I thought it might…

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Tom Hart’s afterward for the Gillis book

I happily wrote this about the Gillis ArtShow/Book: A round-headed man puts a pistol to his temple. With his other hand, he holds a finger to his ear to dampen the blast. He grimaces. What Gillis (Gil Murray) has shown us in this simple cartoon is what many of our greatest comedians show us: that in the face of life’s biggest miseries, our little efforts mean nothing. And here,…

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Two Events: Gil Murray Artwalk, Friday Feb 22 and Travis Fristoe, Sat, Feb 23

We’ve got two exciting events coming up at SAW this week:   Friday, SAW is proud to show the cartooning of Gil Murray, a Gainesville artist who has been published in The New York Times, The Christian Science Monitor and Evergreen Review, among others. His wordless pen and ink drawings depict relationships bewteen man and woman, camel and hump, goat and goatee, bats and belfries as well as quantum phylogenetics…

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For incoming students of the John Porcellino and Ron Rege workshops

We’re excited to welcome you to SAW in the next couple of weeks. We want to share with you John and Ron’s list of materials you may want to bring and/or brush up on. So far, John’s materials list is pretty small: “I think the students should bring whatever they feel most comfortable drawing with. –various pens, pencils, erasers, brushes, inks –preferred drawing paper –sketchbook –notebook (could be combined…

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Thank You for Donating!

HELLO from the SAW Fundraiser! We want to thank you all for a super successful fundraiser. Through various sources, including the indiegogo campaign as well as our Etsy store and private donations from near and far, we reached our goal for our fundraiser. So thank you! It’s not too late to donate. You can go to our donation page here We’ve been busy with too many projects here at…

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