Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Virtual ShopTalk: Making Picture Books: An Illustrator’s Perspective with Gina Perry

Date(s) - Tuesday, September 1, 2020
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Curious about how a picture book is made once the words are in the hands of the illustrator? Author and Illustrator Gina Perry will walk you through the process from start to finish. Learn how authors can leave room for the illustrator and where they might best join forces through marketing and promotion. Time for Q&A.

Gina Perry is a New Hampshire based illustrator and author of children’s books, Gina graduated from Syracuse University and worked in animation and as an art director before finding her happy home in children’s literature. SMALL, Gina’s debut as an author/illustrator, was a Bank Street Books Best Children’s Book of 2018. Her latest picture books, TOO MUCH! NOT ENOUGH and NOW? NOT YET! follow the adventures of two monster friends with clashing personalities. She is currently illustrating author Dusti Bowling’s chapter book series with Sterling.

The event will not be taped.