Have you ever told yourself that someday you will write a children's book? Why not now? This workshop demystifies the writing process and examines a wide variety of both classic and modern picture books. If you want to write for children but do not know where to start, join us! Learn how to choose an idea, how to benefit from critique to improve your revisions, and how to write a catchy query letter or intriguing cover letter to capture an editor's attention. In addition, learn how classical methods of story structure and outlining can improve your narrative and make for an even stronger submission to editors and agents. Also covered is the process of obtaining an agent, working with an editor, and helpful tips for marketing your work. $5 materials fee payable in class.