Booked Out: Online: Writing & Illustrating a Children’s Picture Book with Adrienne Geoghegan
Dates: Mon 5 Oct 2020
Time: 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm
Duration: 5 days Mon - Fri
Cost: €138/€125 Members
Course Level: Emerging
All Irish Writers Centre remote courses take place on Irish Standard Time (GMT+1)
This five-day workshop will cover a wide range of topics, including character development; how to write in pictures; genres; choosing the right language and vocabulary; pagination and word count; creating your storyboard and dummy; visual continuity and the sequential image. The course will also give answers to questions such as ‘Do I need to find a writer or illustrator for my picture book idea?’ and ‘How do I submit a “stand-out” picture book proposal to publishers?’ Feel free to bring along any work in progress to discuss in class.
Adrienne Geoghegan has a vast range of experience as a writer, artist and illustrator. She has worked with NCAD and DIT, and has published work with Irish and international publishers in many languages.