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Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators


Wondering what exactly a webinar is? Here are some basics you might find helpful:

—A webinar is an online meeting or training session.

—SCBWI webinars take place via Zoom. Join a test meeting to try it out!

—You do not need to attend live. Can’t make the scheduled time? We’ll send you a recording to view later.

Contact if you have questions or need assistance.

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Miss our previous webinars? Watch the replay today! Just click on any title below to purchase.

Replay: Tweet Like a Pro and Just Might Land Your Dream Agent

$5.00 – Join KC Karr, YA author and editor at Author Accelerator, and award-winning author, Stephanie Keyes, for a Twitter Pitch dry run. They’ll cover how these contests work, what makes a good Twitter pitch, and the dos and don’ts.


Replay: How to Self-Promote Without Being a Jerk and Build Reader Loyalty

$5.00 – Award-winning and bestselling author Abigail Drake shares her own approach to focusing on what really matters: connecting with readers and building loyal followers for a lifetime.


Replay: Taming Dragon: Rapid Authoring Through Dictation 

$5.00 – Don’t miss this lively discussion with Scott Baker, dictation wizard and author of The Writer’s Guide To Training Your Dragon. You’ll learn all about getting started with dictation, possible pitfalls, and incredible best practices.


Replay: Critique Groups 101: Growing a Collaborative Culture

Looking to start your own critique group? Want to find ways to make yours even better? Hoping to polish your critiquing style? Join veteran critique group leaders for a FREE webinar on some of the most difficult topics authors and illustrators face.


Replay: Becoming a Feedback Master

$15.00 – Celebrated author, illustrator, and child psychologist, Carol Baicker-Mckee, and award-winning YA author and former employee development consultant, Stephanie Keyes, lead you through an interactive and eye-opening webinar on giving and receiving feedback.


Webinars from other regions around the world!

Did you know many SCBWI regions also offer webinars? Check out the Regional Webinars page for updated listings.