Programs

The Ins and Outs of a Picture Book and Its Many Forms 2019

August 4 - 7, 2019

Overview

Crafting Characters, Storyboarding with an Illustrator Eye, Revising Strategies, Stand-out Submissions, School Visits, and MORE

The word count may be short, but the work is long. Let three celebrated picture book authors help you navigate the ins and outs of the picture book form. This hands-on workshop will help you discover what you must write and how to get that work ready for submission to editors and agents.

Faculty

Bethany Hegedus

Bethany Hegedus’ books include the award-winningGrandfather Gandhi and the newly released Be the Change: A Grandfather Gandhi Story, both co-written…
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Carmen Oliver

Carmen Oliver is the author of picture book Bears Make the Best Reading Buddies about which Kirkus said, “Children will…
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Salina Yoon

Salina Yoon is the award-winning and bestselling author and illustrator of over 160 books for children, with over 3.5 million…
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All-Inclusive Event Cost: $1,199.00

All-inclusive means we provide transportation to and from the airport, lodging and all meals.

workshop information

Begins Sunday, August 4, with dinner and ends Wednesday, August 7, with lunch, followed by an optional tour of Highlights for Children and Boyds Mills Press.

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