Women In Animation Chicago Chapter

Saturday, April 25, 2009

Sketch Crawl Today!

Yes, it is raining, but the sketch crawl is still ON! If it's still raining, we'll stay indoors and hope the zoo isn't too crowded. ;) See you there!

Saturday, April 18, 2009

Sketch Crawl- Saturday, April 25th

The next sketch crawl will be held at Lincoln Park Zoo Saturday, April 25th. We'll be meeting at 1:00 by the gorillas. See you there! :D

Friday, April 10, 2009


I just received this email from WIA. Please pass it along to anyone interested. Good luck!


Every year, Women In Animation offers a $1,000 scholarship to a deserving animation scholar. The deadline to submit entries is Wednesday, April 29, 2009.
It's not too late to enter this year. If you are a full or part-time student enrolled in an accredited animation program with a career goal of becoming an animation professional and are a U.S. citizen or a registered alien with the right to work in the United States, submit your portfolio or reel, a 500 word essay outlining your educational and career goals and financial need, a copy of your student I.D. and a recommendation from a teacher or mentor.
You can get all the details about the Phyllis Craig Scholarship and an application at the website at
www.womeninanimation.org. Entries should be postmarked by April 29, 2009 to: Women In Animation, Phyllis Craig Scholarship, P.O. Box 17706, Encino, CA 91416.
WIA Membership Bonus: We will give a ten day extension to those who first read about the scholarship in the WORKS IN PROGRESS Newsletter.

Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Female Pioneers

Here's an article about female pioneers in the animation industry.


Monday, April 6, 2009

April Sketch Crawl

The next sketch crawl will be held Saturday, April 25th at 1:00 at Lincoln Park Zoo. Check back later for more details. We have yet to pick a spot to meet up.