Kid Authors & Illustrators

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Book Publishing for Kids

Ages 6 - 16

$299 - 12 Sessions

$25 - per additional week

Start any time! Our Author Workshop runs all year long.

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BETHEL

Wednsday: 4:30 - 6:00 PM

SHELTON

Mondays: 4:30 - 6:00 PM

Publishing isn't just for grown-ups!

Here at The Giggling Pig students will be guided on writing and illustrating their very own story. We will then organize and submit each book to an online book publisher. Books typically arrive within 4-6 weeks after the books have all been completed. All books completed during this workshop will print as soft cover books. 

This is a very special course that Hannah has wanted to bring to students for quite some time. Children will learn about self publishing and developing their individual style. During the 12 weeks, students will create their very own short stories. Students can work on picture books, or poetry too. The class size will be kept very small to ensure proper individual attention. 

 

It is Hannah's goal to make sure that each child publishes their very own book. Once the course ends she will be working on editing and creating these books ready for print. One book is included as part of the course, but additional can always be ordered. 

 

Each child’s book will be available for purchase on AMAZON in the USA and UK.  After the books are published, we will organize a night to honor the young authors and invite the public in to a meet and greet. This will give the students a chance to make some book sales!

Frequently Asked Questions

 

What if I do not complete my book in 12 sessions?
If you think you need more time, you can always add additional weeks. The course will run all year long so if you want extra time, you have it.

I don't think I am a good artist, does that matter?
We promise you that you are better than you think! Luckily, we are all artists here and can help guide you. Children's book are colorful and bright and what ever you want to achieve, we will be here to help you achieve that.


I can't attend consecutive weeks, is that ok?

Yes. This course will run all year long and with adults working independently, you are able to stop and start as you please.

 

 PLEASE NOTE: The Giggling Pig does NOT ISSUE REFUNDS for any of our classes. 
 

ALL classes must be used within 12 months from the purchase date. Given 24 hours notice, we will add a credit to your account with us and can be applied towards a future class. Summer camp purchases, MUST be used by the end of the summer. Classes may only be used towards what they are purchased for. (ex. unused art lessons can not be applied towards the gift shop or summer camps.) Read more about our policies.

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