CEIL 125 S001: Writing for Picture Books

Feb 18
Apr 8

Explore the writing processes for many genres of picture books - including board books, early readers, wordless picture books, illustrated books, comics chapter books, middle grade and young adult - in this interactive course. After examining a brief history of each type of book and studying both traditional approaches and current trends, you will learn established techniques to write for each genre. You will also experiment with writing each type of genre yourself through writing prompts and workshopping to help you find the genre best suited to your writing voice.

Meeting Information: 
Date / Time Days Room Building
Feb 18-Apr 8
Instructor information: 
Please bring the following supplies to class:
* a notebook and pen

***Please bring items marked with a '*' to your first class.***

***If required, photocopy/printer cards can be purchased from the
ECUAD library or in machines located next to the main elevators.
Note that Print Card machines are cash only.***

***Present this Registration Statement or your ECUAD student card
at Opus Framing & Art Supplies to qualify for a student

***In order to minimize disruption, students are expected to
arrive at class a minimum of 5 minutes prior to the designated
start time.  If possible, please notify your instructor ahead of
time if you expect to be late or absent.***