A hands-on workshop bringing educators, authors, and illustrators together to celebrate picture books.
Deepen your understanding of the world of picture books and cultivate the essential bookshelf for your classroom, library, or home. You’ll work with our faculty to examine books on language, representation, and content as well as the finer details of art design and illustration.
As an author or illustrator, you’ll learn about the techniques that make a complete picture book package. As an educator, you’ll learn the inner workings of a picture book so you can better identify the right books for your students.
Children’s book authors and illustrators will acquire:
Whether your interest is as a writer, illustrator, or classroom teacher, this workshop will offer you the tools you need to promote the best books for children. Special guests Nikki Grimes and Floyd Cooper will speak to the group and offer a book signing.