KS/MO (Kansas, Missouri) Regional events

Serious about improving your craft? SCBWI's regional events provide opportunities for professional growth and help you connect with a supportive, creative community.

Critique Across Kansas and Missouri 2024 (May 19 – June 9)

May 19, 2024 - Jun 09, 2024

1 event

Unlimited seats

Join us for Critique Across Kansas and Missouri, an offering of free, one-time critique groups organized and facilitated by SCBWI members. We have in-person groups across both Kansas and Missouri, as well as virtual options. It’s a great opportunity to connect with writers and illustrators in our region and get your work in front of fresh eyes or have it critiqued for the first time. The email call for those interested in hosting a group so keep an eye on those inboxes. Questions or comments? Email Mike at critiqueacrossksmo@gmail.com.


Life Drawing at ArtsKC

May 30, 2024

1 event

Available seats 49

ArtsKC Gallery 106 Southwest Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108

SCBWI is teaming up with the ArtsKC gallery in the Crossroads district of Kansas City to provide a great opportunity for a life drawing event! 6-8 pm CT ! For our SCBWI members it’s only $5! For non-members the fee is only $10 so feel free to invite non-members who also want to have a good time drawing. No drinks will be provided but please feel free to bring your own drinks and snacks as this is meant to be more of a social event for people who love or want to draw. If enough interest is shown we might be able to make this a monthly event!

Standard price:$ 10
Price with membership:$ 5

Shop Talk: Self Publishing a Board Book with Channing Louise

Jun 06, 2024

1 event

Online event

Unlimited seats

Join Channing as she discusses her experiences self publishing her board book A Chance to Say I Love You. She will share the details from tattered mockups to a tangible book, the steps between and lessons gathered along the way. If you are interested in self-publishing, this is a great way to take notes on some do's, dont's and things to consider. This shop talk will be recorded and available to registered Premium Members through 2024. FREE for Premium Members, $15 USD for Registered Users. Sponsored by Kansas-Missouri SCBWI!