Writing a Picture Book and Getting it Published

WRITING 741.1E
Get practical advice on writing and publishing a picture book in this course featuring real-world insight from successful authors.
READ MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE
Classroom
Starting at $159.00
As few as 1 day
0.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Get writing exercises to help you innovate your writing
  • Analyze current and classic picture books to understand what makes them successful
  • Learn the business of writing for children and how to break into the field

About this course:

You have the dream—I've always wanted to write a children's picture book. But ... how? This inspiring class offers you practical tools to help you realize that dream. It includes writing exercises, examples of current and classic picture books (and why they are classics), behind-the-scenes stories from award-winning writers, practical tips on the business of writing for children and how to make inroads in this field. By the end of the day you'll have effective tools to guide you to your next step in this vibrant field.

Summer 2019 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
Saturday 9:30AM - 4:30PM
368684
Fee:
$159.00
54 days left. Enroll by Jul 12, 2019
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited. 
Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 12, 2019
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Sat Jul 13, 2019
9:30AM - 4:30PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 320

Contact Us

Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.
Keep up to date on the latest news and offerings in Creative Writing

vector icon of building

Corporate Education

Learn how we can help your organization meet its professional development goals and corporate training needs.

Learn More

vector icon of building

Donate to UCLA Extension

Support our many efforts to reach communities in need.

Innovation Programs

Student Scholarships

Coding Boot Camp

Lifelong Learning