Undiscovered Voices 2016

Posted on: May 2, 2015

SCBWI and sponsors Working Partners are proud to announce the launch of the fifth Undiscovered Voices competition to help fresh, new voices in children’s literature find agents and publishers. 

The project will launch with an event at Foyles on Charing

The Europolitan Conference by Pia Drent

Posted on: April 21, 2015

DSC_1514The Europolitan conference in Amsterdam at the start of April was my first SCBWI conference. I have been an illustrator member since 2013, unpublished, and I greatly looked forward to meeting top agents and publishers, writers and illustrators in the

SCBWI Europolitan Conference by Andra de Bondt

Posted on: April 13, 2015


I am a member since the beginning of this year and I attended the Europolitan conference, which was held in Amsterdam April 4-5. It was one of the best experiences, not only because we got to meet with authors

Save the Date: SCBWI Europolitan Conference

Posted on: October 20, 2014

SCBWI EuroConf 2015 flyer

Show & Tell Amsterdam Kick-Off

Posted on: September 14, 2014

imagesWe had our first post summer Show & Tell at the ABC Treehouse. Thank you, Saskia Noordewier, it was a joy to 'join' you on your first SCBWI Summer Conference. Your hand-out with tips and tricks was enlightening and thought-provoking but

Middag van het Kinderboek – Afternoon of the Children’s Book

Posted on: June 24, 2014

Afternoon of the Children's Book 2014
Theme: International
Date: Saturday, September 13, 2014

For those of you who are interested: the workshops and lectures are held in Dutch – except for the keynote by guest of honor Aidan Chambers. 
One …


Posted on: May 29, 2014

The 2014 Golden Kite Poster by K.G. Campbell – The behind the scene interview.
The amazing Lee Wind, blogger, author and speaker, a co-Regional Advisor for SCBWI Los Angeles, the Captain of Team Blog and your official SCBWI blogger,

Pepper in Your Chocolate: An Interview with Illustrator Paul O. Zelinsky

Posted on: January 31, 2014

1233603_582323388491591_130123157_nAward-winning illustrator Paul O. Zelinsky will visit us in Amsterdam on March 30, where he will teach a Master Class, organized by SCBWI's illustrious International Illustrator Coordinator Rachelle Meyer. To whet your appetite, Rachelle interviewed the master of illustration. If …

Shortlist Undiscovered Voices Competition

Posted on: January 8, 2014

What will you discover?


12 unagented and unpublished writers
5 unagented and unpublished illustrators
24 of 36 previous authors published
With your help these voices won’t stay undiscovered for long


SCBWI British Isles is proud to announce the …

May you breeze through 2014 on wings of inspiration and creativity!

Posted on: December 18, 2013

cc-ram2We can look back at a wonderful year with many inspirational events and meetings. We have good memories of the first Europolitan Conference in March, where we met with colleagues from our neighboring regions. New friends were made, critique groups …