Picture Book Writing Project

Picture Books Project Specifics

NEW THIS YEAR!

Everything you need to know about writing your picture book manuscripts, from first thought to publication, taught by picture book and young adult author Molly Beth Griffin.

Cohort Meetings

Winter/Spring

Tuesday evenings; 12 weeks; 6–9 p.m.

January 28, 2020–April 14, 2020

Summer

Saturday June 13, July 11, & August 8 2020, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Fall

Tuesday evenings; 12 weeks; 6–9 p.m.

September 15, 2020–December 8, 2020, no class 11/24 for Thanksgiving

Final manuscripts due to Molly on December 8; final one to one with Molly must take place no later than February 28, 2021

Final public reading (5-7 min from each reader) at the Loft on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, 7 p.m. in the Target Performance Hall at Open Book.

4 one-to-one sessions with Molly Beth Griffin, date and time to be determined between each student and Molly Beth throughout the year. The first one to one must take place before the first class meeting in January; the final one to one must take place no later than February 28, 2021. No extensions, no exceptions.