Regional Conferences, Workshops and Retreats
click here for Workshop Session Proposal Form (used for both conferences, workshops, and local events)
- July 20-23, Southern Breeze Unprogrammed Retreat, Cullman, AL
- August 19, Southern Breeze Non-Fiction ROCKS! Workshop, Savannah, Georgia
- Aug. 25-27 SCBWI Carolinas’ Regional Conference, Charlotte, NC
- Aug. 28 Photoshop for Illustrators' Webinar with David Opie
- Sept. 16 Southern Breeze Picture Book Workshop, Smyrna/Marietta, GA
- Sept. TBD Southern Breeze “Live Drawing” Workshop, Panola Mountain, GA
- Sept. 23 SCBWI North Texas Regional Conference Addison, TX
- Sept. 29 – Oct. 1 SCBWI Midsouth Regional Conference, Franklin, TN
- Oct. 13-15 Southern Breeze Back-to-Nature KidLit Retreat, Camp McDowell, Jasper, AL
- Oct. 14 The Illustrators' Experience webinar with AD Guiseppe Castellano
- Nov. 5 Nonfiction Webinar with Erica Zappy Wainer
March 10-11, 2018 wik’18 and Illustrators' Day Spain Park High School, Birmingham, AL
- March 2019, Voyagers'19, TBA
For more SCBWI events, visit http://www.scbwi.org/events-home/
Recurring Local Events
Manuscript Exchange in the reference area of the Juliette Hampton Morgan Library, 245 High Street, Montgomery, AL – A monthly meeting to be held on the second Sunday of each month.
Open Critique groups in Birmingham: Night Writers every other Thursday night, Lunch Bunch every other Wednesday at noon. For more information contact Birmingham area Local Liaison Mark McClintock.
Special occasion or holiday coming up? Need a gift for that writer or illustrator in your life? Treat them to an upcoming SCBWI Southern Breeze conference!