KCU Gathering with Janna!

Writer's Center 4508 Walsh St, Bethesda, Maryland, United States

Please join us for a KCU afternoon hangout at the Writers Center in Bethesda, MD. This will be a get-together where we can discuss our work, the future of KCU, and updates about the kids graphic novel publishing scene. We have three important special requests for attendees: The purpose of this event is to enjoy each […]

Lettering: The Truth About the Art and What You Should Know with Kirk Benshoff

In this workshop, Kirk Benshoff will cover: KIRK BENSHOFF is a Creative Director for First Second, where he oversees the graphic novel art department and manages the format for Farrar, Straus & Giroux, Roaring Brook Press, Holt, and Feiwel & Friends. He leads a dream team of designers and collaborates with the most talented sequential […]

Find Your Style with Linework with Chad Sell

Chad Sell will be discussing how the tools we use for linework fundamentally shape the style of our comics, suggest ways of experimenting with new techniques, and refining the ones you already utilize. 

Outlines & Synopses with Maple Lam

Struggling with crafting outlines or synopses for your stories? In this workshop Maple will go over picking ideas, developing visual story direction, and how to create outlines that help facilitate the creative writing process.

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