Curious to learn more about how agents and editors choose authors and illustrators to work with?
Want to understand what it takes to stand out?
Need some tips on how to strategically build your career?
In this presentation, Janna gives you the scoop on how to find …Read More
The idea of compiling a graphic novel “pitch” for agents and editors might feel overwhelming. You probably have plenty of questions, and you might be worried that you’ll run afoul of some little rule or requirement that automatically sends your pitch into the rejection …Read More
Join us for our March Book Release Panel with Amy Kim Kibuishi (The Rema Chronicles #1: Realm of the Blue Mist) and Tyler Page (Button Pusher).
We will discuss their creative journey, how they got their book deal, behind-the-scenes production processes, and lots of other …Read More
With thousands of pages of script under his belt, author Gibson Twist will look at the basics of how to build a sequential art script, focusing on formats and fundamentals, and what not to worry about at all.
In this L&L, Bethanie Murguia discusses how important it is to think like a designer with graphic novels. From page composition to color palette, typography to style guides, she will clarify how "design thinking" adds a whole new dimension to your work as an …Read More
Each first Wednesday of the month, Studio members discuss a graphic novel or book on story, craft, or business. This month we will be going over Ronald B. Tobias' "20 Master Plots and How to Build Them."
Join KCU member Patrick Lugo to celebrate his Kickstarter campaign for A Tiger's Tale:
This tale of a young tiger finding his place among dragons is ideal for the young reader or martial arts enthusiast on the quest for mythical adventure. First published in the …Read More
Announcing the KCU 2022 Masterclass
On Thursday, February 24th at 12:30 PM EST, we are offering a FREE online Masterclass hosted by agent & KCU founder Janna Morishima and author-illustrator Rivkah LaFille.
"Write! Draw! Publish! Sell! Your Kids Graphic Novel"
In the Masterclass, you'll learn how to:
Develop Your Work: Using …Read More