Workshops

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Action
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July 20–July 23, 2017
Super Children’s Book Boot Camp 2017

Finish your picture book and get it ready for submission! Designed for authors and illustrators with a picture book project >>

  • For Illustrators
  • Picture Books
August 5–August 9, 2017
Revision Retreat 2017

Intended for writers wanting to revise a draft of a manuscript and explore proven techniques for self-editing. In this working >>

  • Novels
  • Picture Books
  • Writing Intensive
September 7–September 10, 2017
Illustration Intensive 2017

Immerse yourself in illustration techniques and gain tools for storytelling. Explore the ever-changing children’s book market with authors, illustrators and >>

  • For Illustrators
  • Picture Books
September 24–September 27, 2017
The Journey: Your Path to Publication 2017

Get serious about writing that picture book—and set reachable goals to move you towards publication. When creative people get too >>

  • Picture Books
October 6–October 8, 2017
Picture Book Illustration: From Conception to Birth 2017

A down-to-earth, hands-on workshop for the illustrator who’s looking for the inside track, packed with valuable pointers and solid advice. >>

  • For Illustrators
  • Picture Books
October 22–October 24, 2017
Digital Storytelling: Techniques for Creating Engaging Experiences On Screens 2017

Looking for more ways to tell or draw your stories? Join us to review the latest children’s digital products. This >>

  • Nonfiction
  • Novels
  • Picture Books
July 8–July 13, 2018 Presale
Summer Camp at the Barn: A Week of Creative Mentorship 2018

Keynotes, workshops and a creative mentor to provide one-on-one support. The Highlights Foundation tackles summer camp a bit differently than >>

  • Novels
  • Picture Books