MAWA: Mentoring Artists for Women’s Art: Artist Bootcamp: The World of Illustration, October 25

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

7-9:30pm

MAWA, 611 Main Street

Instructor: MJ Matheson

$10 for members of MAWA or Creative Manitoba; $20 for non-members. No need to register, just come.

What does it mean to be an illustrator? How does one navigate the world of commercial illustration and develop one's place in it? This workshop will explore illustrative work in today's market, strategies to get your name and your work noticed, and tips on promoting yourself as a professional in the field.

MJ Matheson is an award-winning designer, author and illustrator with more than twenty years experience in the world of Canadian publishing and printing. Her picture book, Hokey Dowa Gerda and the Snowflake Girl, won the Manitoba Book Award for Young People Award in 2015.