Workshops

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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 Waitlisted
Picture Book Illustration: From Conception to Birth 2017

Please note: this workshop is full. Send us an email to join our waiting list! A down-to-earth, hands-on workshop for >>

  • 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
April 26–April 29, 2018 Presale
Color, Light, Line, and Texture Hands-on Workshop 2018

Come play in paint, explore collage, dive into textiles during this hands-on retreat for illustrators and art admirers alike. NO >>

  • For Illustrators
  • Picture Books
May 24–May 27, 2018 Presale
Crafting a Dummy with Heart and Soul 2018

Find balance with words and pictures as you polish your picture book dummy for submission. Check back soon for details! >>

  • For Illustrators
  • Picture Books
July 2–July 4, 2018 Presale
Getting to Know Your Picture Book 2018

Give your picture book the special attention it deserves by pairing an activity-based web series with our guided picture book >>

  • 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 >>

  • Nonfiction
  • Novels
  • Picture Books