Looking for a list of upcoming meetings and guest
speakers? Go to the
Calendar of Events page!
Keep the creative tradition going and participate in this year’s NOSCBWI Calendar Contest!
Create up to two illustrations for any month(s) and submit them to Sophie Cayless, Illustrator Coordinator, by September 17, 2013. (Submissions accepted by email only this year).
Conference attendees will vote for their favorite images beginning later
on Friday, and the winning illustrations will be announced on Saturday.
Everyone will be able to order a calendar at the conference, to be
shipped to your home. The winning illustrators receive a FREE calendar.
And, we will send main conference speakers a free calendar.
this year: the winning illustrators’ brief contact info/website on the
calendar back. A great way to promote your work! Also, we will be
awarding a $50 gift certificate for art supplies to the illustrator
whose entry receives the most votes!
Please follow these guidelines:
*entrants must be SCBWI members (September 20, 2013)
*if e-mailing, send as a low to medium res jpg (high-res or original will be needed later)
*landscape orientation, 8 1/2 x 11"
*very soft subtle colors DO NOT reproduce well
We look forward to seeing your illustrations!
Last year's calendar contest was a great success! Many
illustrators submitted a variety of artwork, then conference
participants voted for their favorite dozen and the choice was made.
Take a look at the creative work below!
ALL IMAGES ©2011 - Copyright to the artist listed.
year's calendar cover (below) was designed by Sophie Cayless,
Illustrator Coordinator. The winning images that will appear in the
calendar are pictured below.
©2011. Northern Ohio Society of Children's Book
Writers & Illustrators.
All images are property of the original artist/creator and may not be
reproduced without written permission of the owner.