Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Illustrating Children’s Books and Beyond: Portfolios and more for children’s markets

Date(s) - 03/28/2021
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Jannie Ho is an illustrator and author of many children’s books. In addition, she has created art for many projects beyond the book publishing industry.

In this webinar, Jannie will discuss
how she got started as a children’s book illustrator;
creating your best portfolio for children’s books;
diversifying your portfolio to cater to related children’s markets such as magazines, toys and stationery.

And, as a former art director, she will discuss
best practices;
do’s and don’ts;
promotional materials;

The session will wrap up with a short Q+A.

Jannie Ho is the author/illustrator of Bear and Chicken, published by Running Press Kids/Hachette. Born in Hong Kong and raised in Philadephia, Jannie received her BFA in illustration from Parsons School of Design in New York. After graduating, she worked as an in-house graphic designer at Nickelodeon Magazine, Scholastic, and an art director at TIME Magazine for Kids. Jannie is an illustrator of numerous board and novelty books, including the Tiny Tabs and ABC series published by Candlewick Press/Nosy Crow. Her artwork also appears in toys, stationery, and digital media. Jannie lives with her family near Boston, MA.



SUNDAY, MARCH 28, 2021
7:00pm (Central European Time) / 1:00pm (Eastern Standard Time)
25€ for SCBWI members
40€ for non-members.

Payment must be in EUROS via PayPal.
Questions? Contact Dana Carey, ARA SCBWI France:
**This webinar is not available as a recording only. A recording will be made in case of technical difficulties or unexpected absences and will be available to paid participants for 3 weeks after the live event.
**A computer, webcam and reliable internet connection are necessary.**