Undiscovered Voices 2018 Longlist Announced!

Posted on: December 5, 2017

The Undiscovered Voices contest is open to members of SCBWI’s United Kingdom and European chapters. The goal of the contest, which is judged by a panel of industry professionals, is to showcase unagented, unpublished writers and illustrators.

We are especially …

Europolitan Illustration Contest!

Posted on: January 18, 2017

SCBWI Europolitan Conference 2017


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 featured in notebooks available at

2016 Fall Creative Retreat

Posted on: November 10, 2016

We held our second annual fall creative retreat in October. Here's a glimpse of the inspiring location where we met!

Twitter for KidLit Artists

Posted on: September 7, 2016



There are a few things to be said about children’s book illustration and twitter: Twitter can get you work as an illustrator, but mostly because someone has tweeted a link to an external site.

Hello World!

Posted on: September 6, 2016

Welcome to the new regional blog for SCBWI's Swiss chapter! We're launching this as a place to share regional news and tips related to writing, illustration, and the business of creating content for young readers. Watch this space for informative content …