We are glad you are here and look forward to getting to know you. Start your journey by connecting with members on social media. Then come meet us in person at one of our monthly events, typically held on the thrid Saturday of each month. If you have any questions, Regional Advisor Jackie Kruzie is always willing to help. Email her at firstname.lastname@example.org. Get to know the entire leadership team by visiting the About Us page.
We have provided links to our social media accounts and the national SCBWI website to help you get started.
CONNECT WITH SCBWI NORTH TEXAS MEMBERS:
Join our private, member-only Facebook page to connect with fellow writers and illustrators and to stay in the loop on SCBWI happenings! While on Facebook head over to our Swap Stop page where members can trade manucripts for critique.
Join a critique group! Visit our Critique Group Page
The national SCBWI website has wonderful resources to help guide writers and illustrators as they pursure their dreams.
THE BOOK contains new and essential articles such as:
SCBWI'S HOW-TO VIDEOS DEBUT
SCBWI has produced three short videos to help members make use of all of the benefits SCBWI offers: Welcome to SCBWI, SCBWI Website Training and SCBWI: Frequently Asked Questions. SCBWI Florida member and Assistant Regional Advisor Curtis Sponsler produced the videos. Take a look to learn something new.
SCBWI'S BOOK LAUNCH PARTIES
SCBWI has a benefit for SCBWI members who are publishing new books – BOOK LAUNCH PARTIES (BLP). For a $25 fee, authors and illustrators can choose from 16 beautiful templates. There are three launch parties scheduled per year. SCBWI will design a page for you for $75. There are step-by-step instructions and an instructional video to help you design a spectacular page. Make it funny, smart, creative, unsual – everything to represent you and your book. If you get stuck during your design, call Sarah or Kayla on 323.782.1010. #SCBWIPARTY
Visit the party and look up the North Texas members who launched their books!