SCBWI

Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Agenda

 

Illustrator Day 2018

 

Agenda

 

 

8:30 – 8:55                        Registration & Set-Up for Illustrator Showcase

9:00 – 9:05                        Welcome

9:05 – 10:00                     Creating Picture Books: the Visual Process from A to Z presented by Dana Fritts

10:00 – 10:50                   Thoughtful Gestures: How Body Language and Gesture Help Images Communicate                                                                                  Presented by Author-Illustrator Amy June Bates

10:50 – 11:00                    Break

11:00 – 12:00                    Open Critiques Art Director Assignment

12:00 – 1:00                      Lunch

1:00 – 1:30                         Book Signings & Browse Portfolio Showcase

1:30 – 2:30                         The Art of the Page Turn: Harnessing the Picture Book Form in Your Storytelling                                                                                  Presented by Agent Alexandra Penfold 

2:30 – 3:30                        Open Critiques Art Director Assignment (continued)

3:30 – 3:40                        Break

3:40 – 4:20                        First Impressions: Is Your Promotional Postcard Working?                                                                                                                              Open Critiques by Agent Alexandra Penfold 

4:20 – 4:30                        Wrap Up

 

Professional portfolio reviews will be ongoing throughout the day during the scheduled sessions.

Book sales throughout the day.