Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

The Next Level – October 2020 Webinar

Date(s) - 10/17/2020
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

THIS CLASS IS NOW AN ONLINE WEBINAR.  SCBWI Oregon’s professional series is here to help bring your writing and illustration skills to The Next Level. Whether you’re plotting a novel or perfecting a picture book, our TNL sessions can give you tools to advance your career. All levels of experience welcome. 

October Webinar Presenter: Heather Ransom

October Topic: RAISING THE STAKES: Things To Think About When Writing A Sequel


Why are some sequels so good and others end up letting us down? Explore factors to consider when writing the next story in a series, and find out what needs to be done to “raise the stakes” to keep the reader actively engaged in the story.


Bio: Heather Ransom is many things: middle school teacher; pizza pub and cigar shop owner; science fiction author of the YA Going Green trilogy and short stories published in Strongly Worded Women and Shout; director for Southern Oregon and OYA Rogue Valley Young Willamette Writers; and believer in the magic of an incredible story. Find out more at


Fee By 10/16/ 2020 On 10/17/2020 by 11AM
Member $8 $10

Series Schedule – click here.

Questions? Contact  Judi Gardiner, The Next Level Coordinator, at

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