FRIDAY MAY 1st - South First Friday Show Opening. May features the work of longtime SLG creator Eric Jones as he shows pages of comic book work as well as pieces created JUST for the show. Doors open at 8:00 PM and runs until late. How late? Well, later than we'd like but not as late as it can be. Admission is of course free. Live music by Vinnie and the C-List
This is part of the South First Fridays Art Walk, so all of the galleries in downtown San Jose will be open late for your art strolling enjoyment.
SATURDAY MAY 2nd - FREE COMIC BOOK DAY. The Boutiki will be open from 12-4 giving away (Yes, GIVING AWAY) comic books and all kinds of cool stuff. We will have a selection of the official Free Comic Book Day comics as well as a lrge selection of SLG comics from years past. Maybe a couple of toys, who knows. Live Music by Perpetual Infinity (come get your funk on).
FRIDAY MAY 15th - LEFT COAST LIVE. The SLG Boutiki is an official venue for this new Downtown San Jose music festival. We will be featuring TWO bands this evening, the Boozewhackers from 6-8:00 PM, closing out the night with Vinnie and The C-List. Admission to our event is free, however if you want to attend the OTHER events you will need a ticket, which can be purchased at www.leftcoastlive.com
SATURDAY MAY 16th - Creator's Studio IV. SLG continues its popular workshop series for aspiring comic book creators with another single day event. This one will feature a discussion lead by Scott Saavedra about comics and good design choices, a live-drawing demonstration by Chumble Spuzz artist Ethan Nicolle and a discussion on what to include (and what NOT to include) in your submissions to publishers. Admission is $15, more information or registration form can be found at www.slgcomic.com/workshops
The SLG Art Boutiki is located at 577 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113
www.slgcomic.com/boutiki for up-to-the-minute information. Or call us at 408-971-8929