Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

SCBWI QLD Picture Book Workshop with Meredith Costain

Date(s) - 25/Oct/2020
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Central Queensland branch of SCBWI QLD will be hosting a picture book workshop with Meredith Costain on 25 October. This opportunity will happen on Zoom, so people everywhere can attend.

Creating Picture Books with Meredith Costain: In this workshop, Meredith will outline the elements of creating text for picture books, from the initial idea to the finished jewel.

There will be opportunities for some brief writing activities within the session as we look at the range and scope of picture books, how to get ideas, language and structure, creating characters, pacing and paging, crafting and drafting.

COST: $15 for members and $20 for non-members.

Booking information will be posted here closer to the event.

Bio details:  Meredith Costain is a versatile writer for children whose work ranges from picture books through to series fiction, non-fiction and novelisations of TV shows. Her picture books include CBCA Early Childhood Honour Book Doodledum Dancing, nature series My Life in the Wild, Bed Tails, and Musical Harriet, which was adapted for television by the ABC. She enjoys presenting writing workshops to children and adults around Australia and overseas.

Please watch this space for more information.