Summer Scrawl Crawl 2018^M

-Posted on: July 2, 2018

It was a fabulous sunny day on 16th of June, 2018 and some of our members met up for our annual Summer Scrawl Crawl. Click here for a few photo impressions.

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Spring Retreat 2018^M

-Posted on: June 18, 2018

This article was first published in our 2018 Q2 Switzerland Newsletter. i’m re-publishing here for the wider public, with different pictures. Click here for full article.

My first Writer’s Retreat with some fabulous fellow-creatives was definitely an inspiration and encouragement …

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Bologna Book Fair, Day 2^M

-Posted on: March 28, 2018

There was a jam-packed schedule at the Fair on Tuesday.

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I’m told by those who attended (I was working at the booth) that the NY Times panel discussion was outstanding and it was …

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Bologna Book Fair, Day 1^M

-Posted on: March 27, 2018

It was a busy day at the SCBWI booth (Hall 26, B76) on Monday.

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In addition to showcasing books by some of our members and art from the BIG (Bologna Illustration Gallery) winner, honorable mentions, …

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Bologna Book Fair: Set-up Day^M

-Posted on: March 25, 2018

The SCBWI elves were hard at work today setting up the booth for tomorrow’s opening day of the Bologna Children’s Book Fair.

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Tomorrow I’ll show you the booth, part of which …

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Bologna Book Fair, Arrival Day^M

-Posted on: March 24, 2018


Bongiorno from Bologna!

As you can see, the city is already welcoming those who are arriving for  the wolrd’s only book fair dedicated exclusively to children’s books.

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We arrived this afternoon, got …

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We’re Off to the Fair!^M

-Posted on: February 26, 2018

Which fair, you ask? The Bologna Children’s Book Fair!

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Monika and I are excited to be helping staff the SCBWI booth at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair and we’ll be sharing the fair with …

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Undiscovered Voices 2018 Longlist Announced!^M

-Posted on: December 5, 2017

The Undiscovered Voices contest is open to members of SCBWI’s United Kingdom and European chapters.

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The goal of the contest, which is judged by a panel of industry professionals, is to showcase unagented, unpublished writers …

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Europolitan Illustration Contest!^M

-Posted on: January 18, 2017

SCBWI Europolitan Conference 2017


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We are excited to announce that for this year’s Europolitan Conference in Brussels there is a fun opportunity for members to show their artwork. Submit your illustrations for a chance to be

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2016 Fall Creative Retreat^M

-Posted on: November 10, 2016

We held our second annual fall creative retreat in October.

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Here’s a glimpse of the inspiring location where we met!

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