Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

The Magic of Procreate with Jessica Petersen

Date(s) - 02/08/2020
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Demaray Hall, Seattle Pacific University
509 West Bertona - Seattle, Washington 98119

February Professional Meeting Series

“Using Procreate!” with Jessica Petersen

Imagine having every art supply in an enchanted tablet that can go everywhere with you, a tablet that has magical ways of helping you draw and paint more quickly and easily than you ever dreamed possible. Join author/illustrator Jessica Petersen as she counts the reasons why illustrators are falling in love with this extraordinary app. After going over the tips and tricks that will help you master its features, she’ll take you through her process from brush creation to final image and beyond, including how Procreate can help you communicate and connect in dynamic ways on social media, at school visits, and more.

Jessica Petersen is a children’s book editor at The Innovation Press. She illustrated her own debut picture book, OLD TRACKS, NEW TRICKS, with—you guessed it—Procreate (along with a camera and Photoshop and a lot of wooden trains and train tracks). You can hear her sharing her perspective on writing and editing as a regular on the Your Writing Does Not Suck podcast. She lives in Seattle with her husband, son, and two ferocious kittens. Her website is

Meetings are $10 for members and $15 for non-members. Tickets can be purchased at the door with cash or check. You may also purchase a Passport to the Professional Meeting Series at a significant discount ($44 for members, $88 for non-members):

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