Activities

GNS Anthology

Periodically, we put together an anthology containing art from our members.  Here are some anthologies from the past:

Winter 2013 Meetings

Wednesdays on Smith 107 from 5:30 to 7 PM

1/9 – Comic Improv (drawing words) – paper + note cards

1/16 – Production Line Comics – Joe + Win

1/23 – Perspective – Win

1/30 – History of Webcomics – Gerardo

2/6 – Facial Expressions – Sarah

2/13 – Landscapes – Ciera + Diou

2/20 – Screentoning + Inking – Joe and Katie

2/27 – Comic Conventions (including Emerald City ComiCon, Sakura-Con, and Comiket) – Sarah

3/6 – Crazy Plotlines – Sarah

3/13 – Free Manga Paper / Share Your Work Day

Previous Quarter Meetings

Other Activities

  • The RSO Student Activities Fair is on Wednesday! We are going to be in the Ballroom (North / South) on the 2nd floor in the HUB, from 10AM to 3PM. Meet us if you can!
  • GNS is having a movie night on Saturday Sept. 29th! Come join us at the Regal 16 Cinemas next to GameWorks at 7:20 PM!

Drawing Classes at the UW Experimental College

You can sign up for these classes on the UW ExCo’s Web site.

Title Cost for Students
(does not include $5 registration fee)
Format Class Dates Meeting Time
Painting for Everyone $85 9 2-hour classes 10/17 to 11/28 and 12/8 Wed. 6:30 – 8:30 PM
Drawing for Absolute Beginners $95 4 2-hour classes 10/13 to 11/03 Sat. 10 AM – 12 PM
How to Draw Faces and Portraits $95 4 2-hour classes 10/21 to 11/11 Sun 2 – 4 PM
Figure Drawing: An Easy Step-by-Step Method $95 4 2-hour classes 10/21 to 11/11 Sun 12 – 2 PM
Beginning Drawing: Introduction to Right Brain Methods $141 7 2.5-hour classes 10/16 to 11/27 Tue 7 – 9:30 PM
Drawing for Beginners 2: The Next Step $95 4 2-hour classes 11/10 to 12/1 Sat 10 AM – 12 PM
Cartooning for Fun and Profit $95 4 2-hour classes 10/21 to 11/11 Sun 10 AM – 12 PM
Exploring Color: Color Theory for Artists & Others $95 One 7-hour class 10/14 Sun 10 AM – 5 PM

Local Comic Conventions

Spring 2012:

Chibi Chibi Con (Olympia, WA) – March 3

Emerald City ComiCon – March 30-April 1

Sakura-Con – April 6-8

Summer 2012:

Seattle Comic Artists’ Meetup -

Fall 2012:

Aki-Con – Oct. 26-28

Club Staff Events

  • Officer’s General Meeting on Monday Oct. 15th at 5:30 PM at the HUB.