As an author /illustrator about to approach publishers with your story ideas, how much preparation of the drawings do you do, especially if you have worked for the publisher previously and they know you and your work? I have had conflicting advice. Character sketches, thumbnail sketches, a few spreads and a cover, a dummy book, or all of these!? I have four stories I'd like to start sending out to warm contacts and have only completed so far a few…Continue
Posted on January 24, 2012 at 11:18
I'm just starting to approach publishers and agents with four picture book ideas. I'm well used to approaching publishers as an illustrator, but the writer bit is new to me.
Any help or advice on that score would be gratefully received. I wonder if anyone might be able to help, or point me in the right direction please?
Also advice needed on marketing yourself electronically: on websites, blogs, twitter, etc, I haven't got much of a…
Posted on December 8, 2011 at 9:37 — 2 Comments