Alice Walsh, a long-time member of East Hants Writers, is holding a workshop called The Picture Book from Concept to Publication at Open Book Cafe, Nimbus Publishing.
She’ll discuss the process, including::
- Dispelling myths about children’s books and the picture book in particular
- Types and genres of picture books
- Opening lines–begin with a bang.
- Word count—keeping the prose sparse while making it hum
- Why illustrations are more than just décor
- Creating unforgettable characters
- Finding a market for your picture book
Date: Monday September 30, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Place: 3660 Strawberry Hill Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
For more information and to purchase tickets go here.