Tag Archives: Illustrators

A Cafe Chat with Literary Agent Rachel Orr, by Kristen Strocchia

Next month we’ve got a fun webinar for all those animal lovers out there! “Yakkity Yak: Animal Protagonists in Picture Books” will be led by literary agent Rachel Orr of Prospect Agency on February 7 at 7:00 p.m. To gear … Continue reading

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2022 Banner Challenge Winners Announced

We recently held our third annual illustration challenge for new banners to grace the top of our website, blog, and our social media profile backgrounds. Our banner changes every six months on November 30 and May 31. Eastern PA illustrators … Continue reading

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Working on Holidays, by C.J. Bolognese-Warrington

When we spend time with family and friends for the holidays, sometimes inspiration comes from the best places. Look for comics by C.J. Bolognese-Warrington on the third Friday of each month here on the EasternPennPoints blog. Working on Holidays Christopher-James … Continue reading

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A Cafe Chat with Literary Agent Karly Dizon, by Berrie Torgan-Randall

We’re getting excited for our upcoming “Submission Shine” online critique intensive event in January. This event allows participants to meet with one faculty member for multiple critiques. They can choose to submit several picture book manuscripts or dummies, successive ten-page … Continue reading

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Trick or Treat, by C.J. Bolognese-Warrington

Our comic for October is an all-to-familiar Halloween tale. Look for comics by C.J. on the third Friday of each month here on the EasternPennPoints blog. Trick or Treat Christopher-James Bolognese-Warrington is an illustrator/graphic designer who, along with his wife, owns Kelsey … Continue reading

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Brainstormy Weather, by C.J. Bolognese-Warrington

Our comic for September is about getting yourself psyched up to start working on a project that you’ve been putting off, only to be distracted once again. Look for comics by C.J. on the third Friday of each month here on … Continue reading

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A Cafe Chat with Author-Illustrator Kayla Miller, by Berrie Torgan-Randall

Our 2022 Illustrator Day event at the Free Library of Philadelphia is less than a month away! We are so excited to welcome our keynote speaker, New York Times bestselling author-illustrator Kayla Miller! In preparation for the event, we recently … Continue reading

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Announcing the 2022 Eastern PA SCBWI Banner Challenge

Eastern PA SCBWI is updating our web page and we need a new banner! The banner will grace the top of our region’s SCBWI page, blog, and social media backgrounds. We’re inviting all current Eastern PA SCBWI members to submit their design … Continue reading

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Ebb and Flow, by C.J. Bolognese-Warrington

We would like to present a new feature on the EasternPennPoints blog! Illustrator and graphic designer C.J. Bolognese-Warrington, an Eastern PA SCBWI member, will be contributing monthly comic strips about the process of creating children’s books to bring some humor … Continue reading

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A Field Trip to the New-York Historical Society, by Virginia Law Manning

On July 17, I traveled with a group of five Eastern PA SCBWI members to New York City to see Picture the Dream: The Story of the Civil Rights Movement through Children’s Books at the New-York Historical Society. The exhibition was curated … Continue reading

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