SCBWI Workshop Weekend
Saturday, March 19, 2011 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM (CDT)
San Antonio, TX
Publishing 101 – Learn how to submit your work to children’s book publishers and agents with author Kristi Holl.
Time: 10am - 12pm
Location: Library Auditorium at University of the Incarnate Word
Whether you are new to the world of publishing or want to learn more about taking the next step with your manuscript, join author Kristi Holl for 2 hours of information and inspiration. Kristi will cover a wide-range of nuts and bolts topics for beginner writers and those needing a refresher.
This event is free and open to the public but pre-registration is required. Seating is limited.
Niche Blogging – Go beyond the basics and learn how to create a better blog, get more readers and connect to your target market with author/illustrator Heather Powers.
Time 1pm - 3pm
Location: Computer lab in the Library building at University of the Incarnate Word
Heather will share her tips for creating an online community with your blog, connect to the right people to help get you noticed and how to focus on content that will bring in new readers. Learn how to build a better blog and they will come!
Heather is an avid blogger. She has a successful group blog in the niche market of handmade beads. With over 1700 daily readers, Heather's blog has helped her land magazine assignments, a book deal, sales and a whole lot of friends!
Use the same principles for your writing or illustrating blog to create a platform, sell your books and establish yourself as an expert in your field.
The blogging workshop requires that you already have a blog set up and know the basics of how to create a post.
This event is free for SCBWI members only and open to 15 participants.
These are two separate workshops, select a ticket for each event if you wish to participate in both.
Have questions about SCBWI Workshop Weekend? Contact SCBWI Southwest Texas