Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

2022 Conference Silent Auction

Austin SCBWI Writers & Illustrators Working Conference 2022

Your ongoing support of our annual silent auction has allowed us to provide conference scholarships, great speakers at our monthly meetings, plus webinars and workshops at low prices.

Here are some of the items you’ll be able to bid on at our 2022 Writers & Illustrators Working Conference.

* Critique of one nonfiction picture book manuscript up to 1800 words with written notes by award-winning author Cynthia Levinson. The manuscript can be submitted until October 1, 2022.

* One-hour phone call to discuss the industry, querying, or whatever you like with award-winning author and playwright Joy McCullough. This could also be for a critique group or book club.

* 20-minute phone call with author Leah Henderson—Ask An Author Anything (questions on brainstorming, craft, career, community etc.)

* Copy of Child of the Flower-Song People: Luz Jiménez, Daughter of the Nahua signed by award-winning author Gloria Amescua

* Signed copies of Rajani LaRocca’s award-winning MG RED, WHITE, AND WHOLE and a signed copy of her new picture book, I’LL GO AND COME BACK

* Bundle of Anne Wynter’s books: Hands On!, One Big Day, and a signed copy of Everybody in the Red Brick Building

* Set of “From An Idea To” books signed by illustrator C.S. Jennings

* A piece of art and a half an hour 1 on 1 with award-winning author-illustrator Arree Chung

* Signed copy of Captain Cat and the Pirate Lunch and If This Bird Had Pockets by author-illustrator Emma Virján

* Piece of original art by author-illustrator Vanessa Roeder

* Bundle of three signed picture books illustrated by Patrice Barton: Little Sleepyhead and Little Bitty Friends written by Elizabeth McPike and I See, You See written by Richard Jackson

And more coming soon…

You can help lift up our SCBWI community by participating in the Online Auction at our annual 2022 Writers & Illustrators Working Conference.

To donate an item, please fill out this form, then during the conference, bid online to win a fantastic piece of artwork, critique, consultation, or more.

Thank YOU to our donors, generous faculty, and our amazing SCBWI members!

Y’all make the silent auction a success! We look forward to seeing you at the 2022 Writers & Illustrators Working Conference.