What does it take to become a children’s book illustrator? What are children’s book publishers looking for? What’s the difference between illustrating fiction versus non-fiction? What are the opportunities for book covers, graphic novels and other genres? How do publishers (i.e., art directors, editors, sales and marketing people) choose illustrators for particular projects?
Let our panel of experts show you what you need to break into the children’s book illustration market!
Our panel of industry professionals will include:
- Michael Solomon (Art Director, Groundwood Books)
- Barbara Reid (author-illustrator)
- Patricia Storms (author-illustrator)
- Yvette Ghione (Editorial Director, Kids Can Press)
WHERE: Northern District Library, Room 200
40 Orchard View Blvd., Toronto ON M4R 1B9
PRICE: $100.00. Registration is limited.Each participant will receive a copy of the CCBC’s bestseller, Get Published! The Writing for Children Kit.