Category Archives: Education

Two Field Trips for Eastern PA SCBWI Members, and a Workshop! by Virginia Law Manning

August brings a number of exciting events to EPA SCBWI members. We hope you’ll join us for one or more of them! “Eloise at the Museum” Exhibit in NYC Sunday, August 20, 2017 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM New York … Continue reading

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Late 2016 and Early 2017 Events Calendar

Though we’re closing in on the end of 2016, there are still a few writing and illustrator events you can attend for inspiration. And if you’re already looking forward to 2017, mark your calendars for a bunch of events in … Continue reading

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#SCBWISocial: From Seeds to Shoots: How to Generate Writing Ideas, by Lori Ann Palma

It’s the Third Thursday of September already! Seems that we’re having a little mind meld with our As the Eraser Burns sisters today, so be sure to read Laura Bowers’ post 50 WAYS TO GATHER BOOK IDEAS! Then, comment with either a link … Continue reading

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So, What Exactly Do You Do? by Lindsay Bandy

Let’s face it: Explaining what we do is harrrrd. Sometimes, we might opt not to tell anyone that we write or illustrate until something big happens, like a multi-million dollar contract. But that’s a little sad, right? I mean, my … Continue reading

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Overcome Writer Burnout By Becoming a Life-Long Learner, by Lori Ann Palma

September is traditionally a time when school comes back to the forefront of our lives. Whether it be shuffling your own children to the bus, returning to teaching, or settling into a new project, our focus shifts away from summer … Continue reading

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Upcoming Eastern PA SCBWI Member Opportunities and Events!

Happy Summer! We’ve got some amazing events for all our members. Be sure to read through because you don’t want to miss one thing. Not a one! SUNDAY, JUNE 26th, 4:00-6:00 pm  Eastern PA SCBWI member Diane Guscott is starting a new … Continue reading

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MONSTROUS DINOSAUR BONES FOUND IN SCHOOL VISIT!   by Author & Illustrator Michael Dooling

Today on Eastern Penn Points blog, we’re honored to have a guest post by talented author and illustrator, Michael Dooling. Mike visited my daughter’s school recently, and she came home so excited, I just had to ask him to share … Continue reading

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