Society of
Children's Book Writers
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2021 Conference Silent Auction Catalog

Austin SCBWI Writers & Illustrators Working Conference 2021

Austin SCBWI’s 2021 Writers & Illustrators Working Conference Silent Auction has gone digital! Thank you to all our donors and to YOU for bidding on these wonderful items. Our Silent Auction is our only fundraiser during the year. It helps us to pay for speakers at our free monthly meetings and offer scholarships to our conference and workshops. Bid on the items below to win great prizes for yourself while helping us continue to offer great programming at lost costs to you.

Below is a full list of the items that you could win. To bid, click on the item, then leave your name and your bid amount in the comments on the page. Auction items are also listed in the gray menu on the right hand side of this page. Bids will not be accepted until May 1. Any bid put into comments prior to May 1 will be deleted.

The Silent Auction will end at 8pm CST on May 2. The bidder with the largest bid in the comments wins!

After the auction is over, the winners will be contacted using the email address in their conference registration. Digital items like critiques or consultations will be delivered via email. Physical items, like books and artwork, will be mail to you by the donor or you may pick them up at our monthly meeting after it’s safe for us to again meet in person.

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Critique of first three chapters or 30 pages by Crystal Allen
Picture book critique by Kathleen Doherty
Query letter critique by Adria Goetz

Attendance to the NF Kidlit Confab PLUS one-on-one critique by Bethany Hegedus
Agent query package critique PLUS signed copy of Eloia Born by Britta Jensen
Pinthouse Pizza gift card & picture book critique by Kari Lavelle
Picture book critique & 30-minute virtual chat  by Lindsay Leslie
Full picture book critique or first 10 pages of MG or YA critique PLUS two signed books by Cynthia Levinson
Picture book dummy review by Véronique Lefèvre Sweet

30-minute one-on-one phone call with Kat Brzozowski

Bundle of picture books by Kris Bybee-Finely
Signed copies of Perkin’s Perfect Purple & Instructions Not Included by Debbie Loren Dunn
Middle grade book bundle by Rachel Gozhansky
Live Big trilogy & Heart of Star light up plush by Kat Kronenberg
Signed copy of Be Kind by Pat Zietlow Miller
Signed copy of Hood by Jenny Elder Moke
Bundle of five signed books by LeUyen Pham
Bundle of The Old Boat and The Old Truck by Jarrett and Jerome Pumphrey
Signed copy of Two Bicycles in Beijing by Teresa Robeson

Framed watercolor illustration by Tomoko Bason
9″x12″ custom pet portrait by Alanna Bass
Framed Benjamin Franklin print donated by Gene Brenek
Signed copy Treemendous, signed original artwork, & signed 9″x12″ print by Mike Ciccotello
Print of Medusas by Lalena Fisher
Print of child and hermit crab by Lalena Fisher
Custom pet portrait pencil sketch by C.S. Jennings
“Tortilla-chute” print by Eliza Kinkz
“A Beautiful Burrito Day” print by Eliza Kinkz
“Book Truck” illustration by Vanessa Roeder

Online store credit for 3 Legged Pig Creations by Magdalena Acuña
Sketchbook and four notebooks by Kris Bybee-Finley

Meet & greet with a mini horse by Julia Dworschack
Six gigantic coloring sheets by Laura Fisk
Target gift card by Jan Hall
Lifetime Plottr license by Plottr

Four 30-minute violin or viola lessons by Jennifer Martens