How to illustrate and publish children’s books

£3.50 per person

Suitable for ages 16+

Want to write, illustrate and publish your own children’s book?

Join Sixth Element Publishing for a friendly and informal workshop where they will provide you with the knowledge to do this!

They will cover topics including how to write children’s books for all ages including young children, early readers, middle grade and young adults. They will also discuss styles of illustration including how to create print ready artwork as well as typesetting, proofreading, print, distribution, sales and marketing.

This is an introductory workshop that is friendly and relaxed, and is suitable for all people who have an idea for a children’s book.

This session will be run by Gillie Hatton, author of the Thieves’ Guild sci-fi series, www.cghatton.com, and editor, from Sixth Element Publishing.


 WRITE Festival 2018

This event is part of The Word’s WRITE Festival which is being held between 12 – 25 May 2018.

The Festival is jam-packed with events and workshops for people of all ages to enjoy. Find out more by viewing our full WRITE Festival programme.


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