First days of the week-long low residency workshop

The first two days of our May Low-Residency workshop have seen some great work already, thank you everyone. I was really impressed with the results of the 2nd day exercises, but was also excited to read the work people came in with, excited to see Justine’s new pages that she showed to the class, and just happy to have such great energy in the school this week. Thanks everyone….

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For incoming low-residency students, May 5-9

We’re excited to welcome you to SAW soon to work on your projects! Some introductory information for you all: Classes will start 11 am each day and run until 5ish. Someone at SAW always tends to stay late, so on some days you may wish to stay late and are welcome to. We’ll take a lunch break each day as well. (See the images below for local lunch places….

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What a Week!

Last week at SAW was probably our busiest, with our Low-Residency Week, with 7 students, 4 from out-of-state, all working for a solid week on their projects. Then our 24-Hour Comic Day, with more than a dozen cartoonists at SAW the entire 24 hours Then 5 amazing cartoonists dropped in out of nowhere: Megan Kelso, Gabby Gamboa, Lark Pien, Jess Ruliffsson and Eleanor Davis. Thank you guys, for coming!…

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Scenes from the Low-Res Week

Scenes from Wednesday and Thursday at the SAW’s Low-Res Week. Some new books, lots of breakthroughs, great talk, great music, rest. A package of great donated books from Derik Badman Wednesday night party Youtube hole, watching Turkish ET, Stairway to Stardom and Don Herzfeldt Sally has an inking breakthrough Elvis doing the best drawings of her life   Jared working quietly and productively on character sketches and inking practice…

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Low-Residency Program 2012

Day one of the Low- Residency Program. Students arrived, shared their projects and started outlining goals for the week and project. Excited for today’s visual details class with Justine, and then Tom’s tone-of-voice, point-of-view and character development class Wednesday before digging in and finishing Thursday and Friday.

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For our students in next week’s Low-Residency Program

Hello students for next week’s SAW low-residency program, we are super excited to have you. Classes will start 11 am each day and run until 5ish. Someone at SAW always tends to stay late, so on some days you may wish to stay late. Our schedule is mostly as seen on the website, with Justine and Tom probably switching Tuesday and Wednesday. We’re planning on showing “And God Created Woman”…

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SAW Low-Residency Week October 15-19

Overlays

For anyone who might be interested in our Low-Residency week happening October 15-19, 2012 at SAW in Gainesville, FL We’re getting excitement and commitments from a number of interesting artists and hope you’ll consider it yourself or otherwise spread the word. You’ll begin if you like with online tutoring with Justine Mara Andersen and Tom Hart, then come to SAW in October to get your project the boost it…

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