Drawing on Location Class, Oct-Dec


Tuesdays: Drawing on Location with Jess Ruliffson Gainesville becomes our classroom in this observational-focused drawing class. Students will choose to pursue study of figure and perspective in either gestural or formal techniques. Emphasis is placed on connecting with visual perceptions and recognizing drawing habits. Teacher will give demonstrations in various mediums including pastel, ink wash, brush pen, and graphite pencil. Work will be critiqued at the close of each session….

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Gainesville Arts Pride Round Up 1

Gainesville Pride

Wax Wings:   Lauren Groff and her amazing new book:   Erin Curry http://erincurry.com/maybe-we-are-the-door/#6   Cindy Steiler   Padgett Powell and Former Student and now Harpers Story Writer Becca Evanhoe http://lithub.com/in-which-padgett-powell-employs-an-extended-scatological-metaphor/  http://harpers.org/archive/2014/09/they-were-awake/   Margaret Tolbert   Little Jake Mitchell and the Soul Searchers   I love the Gainesville Arts Scene – Lots more to come!  

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Art and Veteran Stories with Jess Ruliffson, Friday March 27

Friday  March 27, 7 pm to 10 pm Award winning artist Jess Ruliffson has spent the past four years interviewing veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars for an ongoing graphic novel. SAW is proud to show excerpts from those stories and interviews for ArtWalk, March 27 at 7pm. Here’s a recent story about gaming while shelled in Iraq: https://thenib.com/rpg-9d45eda73160 She will also be showing work from The Odyssey of…

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Details for attendees of the Ed Piskor workshop!

Ed says to bring the following: 1.  A ream of 8.5 X 11″ computer paper. (SAW will have some to start with, if you want to wait til Monday or so to buy your own in town at SOMA Art Hub or CVS, etc.) 2.  Pens.  Whatever you normally draw with, plus some general office supply-type pens. 3.  Pencils with erasers.  A small pencil sharpener too. We have two big…

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Article about Tom, Leela and Erin about Best American Comics

SAW teachers Tom Hart and Leela Corman and SAW board of director Erin Curry and friend of SAW Lauren Groff were all featured in this article about The Best American Comics. Read the whole article here: http://www.gainesville.com/article/20141130/ARTICLES/141129646/1004/living?p=1&tc=pg Duck Pond neighbors share ‘Best’ spotlight   Tom Hart, his wife, Leela Corman, and Erin Curry attend a book signing in 2012. Hart, director and co-founder of the Sequential Artists Workshop, was included…

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Writing Classes with Heather Peterson, The Gainesville Writers Workshop

We are pleased to announce that the Gainesville Writers Workshop will beginning its first Six-Week Foundations Workshop in partnership with the Sequential Artists Workshop. The first meeting will be held 5-7 P.M. on October 18th. The GWW’s mission is to provide an affordable program for writers of all experience levels in the Gainesville area. The Foundations Workshop is for community members who would like a solid, closely guided introduction…

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