Brian Ralph

Brian Ralph

Brian Ralph

B.F.A., illustration, Rhode Island School of Design, 1996

First year at SCAD:

"I began my career in Baltimore, teaching young children how to draw funny cartoon characters. I realized that through teaching I could help the kids do more than just learn to draw Spongebob - I could help enrich their lives."


Published five graphic novels: "Cave-In," "Climbing Out" and "Daybreak" volumes 1-3

Awards, recognition and honors

Two Ignatz Awards, Harvey Nomination, Eisner Nomination, Xeric Award Grant winner

Previous Positions

Taught for six years at the Maryland Institute of Art

On the Web

Courses Taught

  • SEQA 100 Introduction to Sequential Art
  • SEQA 215 Materials and Techniques for Sequential Art
  • SEQA 220 Cartooning
  • SEQA 224 Character Design and Storyboarding for Animation
  • SEQA 410 Sequential Art Senior Project
  • SEQA 420 Alternative and/or Experimental Comics