INSTRUCTOR: Maribel Garcia Valls, MPH, ACC
TIME: Saturday, June 9th, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
PRICE: Early-Bird Price $97; After Monday, May 28th, $105 Regular Price
LOCATION: Holiday Inn, 6000 Middle Fiskville Rd, Austin, TX 78752
CAP: Limited to 40 Writers
Do you have a dream of publishing a children’s book, coloring book, or picture book? Are you stuck on how to get started? Then this masterclass is perfect for you!
The publishing world has changed, and now it’s easier than ever for independent authors to self-publish. Whether you’re writing [or plan to write] your first book, this masterclass will walk you through the strategies to get your project completed efficiently.
Ready to write your book?
The topics we’ll cover include:
Part 1: Getting Started
- Goal setting and timeline
- Writing tools and software
Part 2: The Creative Side
- Creativity tools such as journaling and meditation
- Understanding publishing law
- Cover and Interior specifications and design
- Review and editing
Part 3: The Business Side
- Publishing 101
- Choosing a self-publishing company
- Do it yourself vs. hiring experts
- Printing and distribution
- Sales and marketing
- Speaking Engagements
What do I need to bring?
A laptop, your work-in-progress [if you have one] outlines, story ideas or any content already have.
What if I don’t have my project started, is this class right for me?
Yes, this masterclass will provide a good foundation for beginning your project.