Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators
Welcome to the social networking page for the Nevada chapter of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. Enjoy!
Started by Cynthia Kremsner Jan 24, 2011.
Started by Cynthia Kremsner. Last reply by Judy Pfeifer Sep 6, 2010.
Started by Cynthia Kremsner Sep 6, 2010.
There have been a couple announcements covering Jim Averbeck's workshop in Las Vegas but I wanted to add something here as well. Jim is a friend of the Nevada SCBWI and is a great facilitator as well as artist and writer. This event is free which is such a great deal! If you are considering attending and want to gain a bit of knowlege about him, please check out the…Continue
Posted by Cynthia Kremsner on May 11, 2011 at 6:00am
New Illustrator's project. I picked number 13 and it's "The Heart of a Monkey".
Briefly the story goes:
"A crocodile wants to eat a monkey's heart and entices him out of his fig tree home with the promise of taking him on the river to an island with lush mango trees. The monkey agrees and climbs aboard the croc's back. Halfway to the island, the croc reveals his motive and the quick thinking monkey tells him he left is heart back in the tree for safe keeping.…
I've recently come across a couple of blog posts from insiders that shed some light on what's expected of illustrator's who are seeking work in the industry. One of the links is from an editor and one is from a website builder. Both have a bit of snark in their advice, but it's truly sound advice. Hope you find some good info if you take a peek.
Posted by Cynthia Kremsner on February 10, 2011 at 1:44pm