No wonder the interviewer had her mouth dropped wide open! So did I
and I was seeing the web pages. She had the original! How exciting
for everyone concerned. The school is certainly fortunate to have such
an excellent student.
Sharon ~ NJ
On Friday, May 14, 2004, at 11:28 AM, Larry Seiler wrote:
> another thing I have to share, which is a tribute of where hard work,
> endeavoring to pursue your dreams and such pays off. It concerns my
> 26 year old son Jason, who has become a world class caricaturist. For
> the second year he has won 3rd place in international competition in
> an annual contest. He is featured in three magazines this month,
> having done the covers for two of them and a six page story on him in
> Caricature magazine. He did the last two covers for "Cracked"
> magazine which is Mad comic's competitor.
> We were not able to afford to help Jason get to art school...however,
> his talents and efforts opened doors for him. He has had two cartoon
> strips as a regular feature in an international magazine for example.
> The good news is, on a whim yesterday, he took his portfolio under
> arm, hopped on the L-train in Chicago, and went down to the Chicago
> Academy of Art near the Art Institute. He has been entertaining hopes
> of art school to challenge him still more. The person interviewing
> him and his portfolio did so nearly with her mouth dropped the entire
> time. He had a second interview that same day with the financial
> people called in...and they gave him a full four year scholarship!
> http://www.jasonseiler.com proud as can be...! Larry Seiler