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Course Description

In this course, each student develops a children’s book from an initial concept to a “dummy” ready for submission to a publisher. The class explores the entire production process, including searching for ideas, writing a first draft, making sketches and character studies, editing, creating finished artwork and dummies, and writing cover letters and submitting a finished work to publishers.

Learner Outcomes

  • Techniques for focusing your ideas and building stories
  • Best practices for approaching editors and publishing children’s books
  • Essential elements of children’s book writing

Notes

  • You will create a portfolio that can be shown to art directors
  • You will hone your individual style through weekly critique
  • You will be a part of a creative community of writers and artists
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Section Title
Children's Book Illustration & Writing
Type
Online
Days
M
Time
4:00PM to 5:50PM
Dates
Jan 25, 2021 to May 10, 2021
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
27.5
Location
  • Distance Learning
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
CE Tuition non-credit $890.00
Faculty/Staff Waiver non-credit $890.00 Click here to get more information
Drop Request Deadline
Feb 28, 2021
Transfer Request Deadline
Jan 25, 2021
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