Workshops

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May 23 - 26, 2022

Movement for Body & Story: A Retreat for Creatives

OVERVIEW: In-person 4-Day/3-Night Retreat This retreat for creatives is centered on bringing movement to your process as well as your…
All genres
Chapter Books and Early Readers
Creator Self-Care and Development
Donations
Fiction
In-Person
Mar-May
Nonfiction
Novels
Novels in Verse
Picture Books
Poetry
Specialty or Other
Writing Craft
June 9 - 12, 2022

Writing Science & Nature for Kids & Teens: A Workshop for Writers and Illustrators

OVERVIEW: In-person 4-Day/3-Night Workshop and Retreat Study the foundations of writing about science and nature for kids and teens while…
Chapter Books and Early Readers
Donations
Expanding Careers or Genres
Fiction
In-Person
June-Aug
Just Getting Started
Nonfiction
Picture Books
Poetry
Pre-Published Author or Illustrator
Published
Writing Craft
June 12 - 16, 2022

In-Company: Community Retreat for Experienced Authors and Illustrators

Please note: This course is full. Click here to be added to the waiting list. OVERVIEW: In-person 5-Day/4-Night Workshop and…
All genres
Career Building Blocks
Chapter Books and Early Readers
Creator Self-Care and Development
Donations
Fiction
Genre
In-Person
Nonfiction
Novels
Novels in Verse
Picture Books
Poetry
Published
Specialty or Other
Waitlisted
June 20 - 23, 2022

Viewing Children’s Books Through an Intersectional Lens

OVERVIEW: Professional & Personal Development for Educators, Librarians, Storytellers, & Publishing Professionals Build the skills you need to analyze children’s…
Chapter Books and Early Readers
Donations
Fiction
In-Person
Nonfiction
Novels
Picture Books
Poetry
Specialty or Other
June 27 - 30, 2022

Writing for the Educational Market 2022

OVERVIEW: This workshop is full. Please click here to add your name to the waitlist. We'll contact you if a…
Chapter Books and Early Readers
Donations
Fiction
In-Person
Nonfiction
Picture Books
Poetry
Specialty or Other
Waitlisted
July 11 - 14, 2022

Summer Camp in Illustration: Intensive Artistic Inspiration

OVERVIEW: Get away for four days at our Summer Camp in Illustration for inspiration, guidance, mentorship, community, fun, creativity, and…
Chapter Books and Early Readers
Donations
Fiction
In-Person
Nonfiction
Picture Books
Specialty or Other
July 15 - 19, 2022

Summer Camp in Nonfiction: Explore, Dig Deep, Inspire

OVERVIEW: Get away for five days at our Summer Camp in Nonfiction for inspiration, guidance, mentorship, community, fun, creativity, and…
Chapter Books and Early Readers
Donations
In-Person
Nonfiction
Picture Books
August 3 - September 16, 2022

Revision Retreat with Eileen Robinson and Harold Underdown

OVERVIEW: A 3-Part Online Course, with Optional In-Person Retreat Join editors Harold Underdown and Eileen Robinson for this 3-part online…
All genres
Chapter Books and Early Readers
Donations
Fiction
June-Aug
Nonfiction
Novels
Online
Picture Books
Sept-Dec
Specialty or Other
September 16 - 24, 2022

Becoming a Nonfiction Writer: A Two-Part Online Course

OVERVIEW: A 2-Part Online Course This is an online course with two parts: an intensive weekend, followed by one week…
Donations
Nonfiction
Online
Sept-Dec