Workshops

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Title
Action
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January 19 - 20, 2022

From Query to Acquisitions with an Agent & Editor: A Two-Night Mini

Please Note: This course is full. Please click here to be put on our waiting list OVERVIEW: A Two-Night Mini…
Donations
Expanding Careers or Genres
Jan-Feb
Just Getting Started
Novels
Online
Picture Books
Pre-Published Author or Illustrator
Revising
Waitlisted
Working on a draft
Writing Craft
February 9 - April 13, 2022

Crash Course in Children’s Publishing: Everything You Need to Know

OVERVIEW: Multi-Week Online Course 10 weeks of programming (mix of live and recorded) Live Lectures Wednesdays, 8pm – 9pm Eastern…
Career Building Blocks
Chapter Books and Early Readers
Fiction
Jan-Feb
Just Getting Started
Nonfiction
Novels
Online
Picture Books
Poetry
Pre-Published Author or Illustrator
Specialty or Other
The Business of Publishing
Working on a draft
February 19 - May 21, 2022

Emotional Impact & Your Picture Book

OVERVIEW: Multi-Month Online Course 4 months of programming Live Lectures the third Saturday of each month (February 19, March 19,…
Donations
Idea
Jan-Feb
Just Getting Started
Online
Picture Books
Pre-Published Author or Illustrator
Revising
Writing Craft
February 22 - 24, 2022

Rhyming Picture Books: A Two-Night Mini

OVERVIEW: A Two-Night Mini Online Course Tuesday, February 22, 2022 (7pm – 8:15pm EST) Thursday, February 24, 2022 (7pm –…
Jan-Feb
Online
Picture Books
Pre-Published Author or Illustrator
Published
Revising
April 7 - 10, 2022

Creating Picture Books with Humor and Heart: A Working Retreat

OVERVIEW: In-person 4-Day/3-Night Workshop and Retreat This is an in-person workshop at our Retreat Center with lectures, writing exercises, faculty consultations, and…
Donations
Fiction
In-Person
Mar-May
Nonfiction
Picture Books