The Austin Center for Grief & Loss invites you to participate in a 4-week creative workshop with renowned artist and author David Borden. In this series, David Borden will instruct on cartoon and comic techniques, the medium he used to help process the death of his daughter, Savannah. Comics and Cartooning will offer community in a supportive environment and an opportunity for creativity and self expression. Refreshments and supplies are provided and all skill levels are welcome.
Comics and Cartooning Class
4 week class
Thursdays, September 26th - October 17th
The Austin Center for Grief & Loss
2413 Greenlawn Pkwy., Austin, TX 78757
More about David Borden
David Borden is an award-winning artist, writer, and educator. He is often described as unconventional, irreverent, and indomitable. David is a versatile artist. He specializes in painting portraits and landscapes, but he also enjoys drawing, painting with ink, and making block prints. He teaches classes in comics and cartooning, as well. His first graphic novel, And Yet We Rise, was featured on Fox7 News. The story is about coping with the short, but profound life of his oldest daughter, who passed away just shy of her sixteenth birthday. She taught him to laugh loudly, face every day with courage, and dare to dream. David lives with his wife and daughter in Austin, Texas. He’s the faithful pet of a very demanding cat.