Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Matthew Cordell on Refreshing the Practice

Date(s) - 11/19/2022
10:00 am - 11:00 am


Shop Talk:

A discussion of past and present practices in pen and ink and watercolor from two decades of working meticulously loose. 


Fees are non-refundable.

SCBWI members: $10 

Nonmembers: $15



Matthew Cordell is a writer and illustrator of many popular and award-winning picture books and early readers. Among his many celebrated titles are the Wish series (Wish, Dream, and Hope), Hello, Neighbor!: The Kind and Caring World of Mister Rogers, Every Dog in the Neighborhood, the 2018 Caldecott-winning, Wolf in the Snow, Bear Island, and the Cornbread and Poppy series. 


Matthew has illustrated numerous books by others, including Philip C. Stead, Rebecca Kai Doltich, and Gail Carson Levine. 


He lives in the Chicago area with his wife and two children. He is an avid birder and you can follow his virtually daily treks into the field on his Facebook page.




Register Below:

This virtual webinar will be presented via Zoom Saturday, November 19 at 10:00 AM Pacific. Registration is required. Note that registration closes at midnight, Thursday, November 17, or once we reach capacity. Register now to reserve your spot! If you are an SCBWI member, please log in to your SCBWI account to register.


All confirmed registrants will receive an email containing the event’s access information by Friday, November 18.