Welcome to SCBWI Kansas

Welcome!  We are dedicated to helping our member writers and illustrators pursue their dream of publishing in the children's market. We host several events in the Kansas City area throughout the year, including a Fall Conference. Contact us at ks_scbwi@yahoo.com.   

Kansas SCBWI
PO Box 3987
Olathe, KS 66063

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PB Writers, Get Smart About Dummies!

What: Hands-on workshop on using dummies to improve picture book pacing for writers.  Author/illustrators welcome also.  This workshop will be led by Sue Gallion, regional advisor, and Theresa Love, assistant regional advisor, and is an adaptation of an intensive workshop by Allyn Johnston, Beach Lane Books, and Marla Frazee that we attended at the 2014 SCBWI LA conference.  

Bring a favorite picture book published within the last two or three years from the library or your own collection.  In addition, bring 8  pages of plain 8 1/2 x 11 paper.  Scissors and glue sticks provided!

Where: BEST Conference Center, Room 230, KU Edwards Campus, 12600 Quivira Road, Overland Park, KS

When:  Saturday, Feb. 21, 9 a.m. –  noon

Cost:  $15 SCBWI members, $30 non-members. To register, click on Feb. 21, 2015, in the Event Calendar to the left.