Posted by: Kathy Temean | August 19, 2009

Illustrator’s Day – EB Lewis – Donna Mark – Chris Tugeau

NJSCBWI Illustrator’s Day

Date: November 15th

Place: Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, NJ.  

Faculty:

EB Lewis: Illustrator and CALDECOTT HONOR BOOK winner for COMING HOME SOON.  He teaches illustration at the University of the Arts in Phila.

Donna Mark: Art Director, Bloomsbury Children’s Books/Walker Books for Young Readers.

Christina Tugeau: Artist Representative and owner of Christina A Tugeau Agency.

Cost: $198 – Includes:  Full Day Workshop, Continential Breakfast, lunch, portfolio critique.

OPTIONAL: $50 for one-on-one consultation with Artist Agent – Christina Tugeau. 

Space is limited. 

How it works:

Attendees are split into two groups of ten.  Both groups receive text from an assortment of picture books.   Each attendee will choose text for a double spread and create a sketch to go with the text.  These get sent into Donna or EB.  They critique and give suggestions on how to improve.  This feedback is sent back to each attendee, so they can re-work their drawing and finish the full color artwork for their double spread.  The final art is displayed on the day of the workshop, along with the original first sketch.  Both groups spend the morning discussing each illustrator’s finished art.   Portfolio critiques will be scheduled throughout the afternoon.  If you have EB in the morning, then you will have your portfolio critique with Donna in the afternoon or vice-versa .

After lunch, Chris Tugeau will discuss THE BIZ OF THE BIZ – repping, contract questions, finding work , keeping records, etc. and have an extensive Q&A.  Leeza Hernadez will conduct a hands-on workshop for illustrators and the day will end with a final Q&A with EB and Donna.

Attendees can choose to pay an additional $50 to meet with Chris Tugeau for a one-on-one consultation.

Please e-mail Laurie@newjerseyscbwi.com to check space and to reserve a spot.  Then send in check with form below:

Click here to print 

INCLUDE:

Name of event:

____________________________________________________________________

Date of Session:

____________________________________________________________________

Name:

_______________________________________________________________________ Street Address: _______________________________________________________________________ City/State/Zip:

_______________________________________________________________________ Email: ________________________________________________________________________ Phone: _______________________________________________________________________

 

Member Price: _______________

 

Non-Member Price:____________________

 

Christina Tugeau Consultation: _________________

 

Total Amount of Check Enclosed: ______________________

 

Make Checks Payable to NJ SCBWI

Send in your check and above info to:

NJ SCBWI

PO BOX 660

Ringoes, NJ  08551

 

REFUND POLICY:

 No refunds after initial sketch.

 

Hope to see you there,

Kathy


Responses

  1. useful info…hope i can get in

    Like

  2. Hope you can come, too.

    Kathy

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