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10 Week Teen Open Studio with Carly Shooster Starting Saturday September 30

September 30 @ 11:00 am - December 9 @ 1:00 pm

Amazing Ocala | 10 Week Teen Open Studio with Carly Shooster Starting Saturday September 30
SAW invites Gainesville teens back to the space for our fall 10-week Open Studio program lead by comics maven, Carly Shooster!

Starting Saturday September 30, 2023 from 11AM to 1PM come explore new worlds, creative fantastic characters and venture into the unknown in our Teen Fall Open Studio with Carly Shooster.

Students will develop new stories and build comics-making skills from ideation to finished product.


This course meets weekly Saturday morning starting September 30, 2023 from 11AM to 1PM (Note: there will be a week break Saturday November 25 for Thanksgiving, returning again for the final two weeks December 2 and 9).


This is an in person only event in Gainesville, Florida at our studio: 1314 S Main St.


This is for students aged 12-15. Interest and curiosity for comics strongly recommended. Class size is limited to 12 students and is subject to cancellation without a minimum enrolment of 6 students.

About the Instructor

Carly Shooster is a Jewish-American cartoonist based in Gainesville, Florida. She graduated from the California College of Arts with a MFA in 2022 and has since been working on her first Graphic Novel, ‘Mamita’. When she’s not supporting community arts through her work at the Gainesville Fine Arts Association (GFAA) and the Sequential Artists Workshop (SAW), she’s walking her dog and tending her garden.


This course is priced based on need. Please pay what you can. If you can afford to pay a little more, you’ll help us make this awesome class accessible to more students in our community. If you can’t pay full pricing, we don’t want you to be unable to access our classes and we have alternative pricing options.

The Pay What You Can model isn’t based on provable income, rather you determine what you are able to pay.

Recommended price: $180 ($18/class)

Or choose from $140, $220, $280

If you’d like to pay an amount that’s not listed or require free tuition, please contact us emma at sequentialartistsworkshop dot org for information about our scholarship program.


Please don’t hesitate to reach out to us here at SAW.

COVID Policy

We continue to encourage all members of our community to be vaccinated. While masks are not required in the space, we ask all participants to respect other peoples choices and requests. Ongoing precautions include increased cleaning and reduced class sizes.


This program is sponsored in part by the State of Florida through the Division of Arts and Culture and the National
Endowment for the Arts.


The Sequential Artists Workshop
1314 South Main Street
Gainesville,FL32601United States

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