PING! An email just announced the annual “Middle of the Map” SCBWI KS/MO Conference! This top-notch regional conference will be held November 1-3, in Overland Park, KS. Early-bird Registration for SCBWI members opens August 17: $155, which includes a tasty buffet/sandwich luncheon with keynote speaker. This year features the following faculty:
Trisha de Guzman
Sarah Jane Abbott
Authors & Illustrators:
Giselle Anatol, Sue Gallion, Niki Lenz, Kelly Light
Click this link for details: https://ksmo.scbwi.org/events/2019-middle-of-the-map-conference/
My excitement is palpable in our home as I gear up to participate in Susanna Leonard Hill’s “Making Picture Book Magic.” Even our cat Skittles senses my anticipation, racing and romping after imaginary squirrels!
Click this link for details: https://susannahill.com/for-writers/making-picture-book-magic/
Our SCBWI Critique Group, the “FearlessFoursome,” met to critique our projects and celebrate Rebecca Koehn’s debut picture book After the Rain (March 2020). We couldn’t stop smiling! Woowoo for one of our own!