Welcome to SCBWI Canada East

Established in 1997, SCBWI Canada split into two regional chapters in 2004. SCBWI Canada East serves members in Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Nunavut, Quebec, and Ontario. Connect with us at an event, or through our listserv, online critique groups, and illustrators’ blog.


SCBWI Canada East Fall Conference
will be held at the Albert at Bay Suite Hotel in Ottawa, ON
on October 17, 18 and 19, 2014.


Critique submissions are now closed.

Lunch is FULL.

The excitement is building. . . . The conference begins tonight!!!


The conference will include workshops by:

Kelsey Murphy, assistant editor at Balzer and Bray (HarperCollins US)

Laura Whitaker, associate editor at Bloomsbury Children’s Books

Martha Rago, associate creative director at Harper Collins Publishers (US)

Rubin Pfeffer, agent (representing both illustrators and writers)

Lin Oliver, New York Times best-selling author & TV/film producer

Wallace Edwards, award-winning Canadian illustrator


with a keynote address by award-winning Canadian author Caroline Pignat


and books for sale by Kaleidoscope Kids' Books.


For full conference details, see The Art of Story conference brochure.


If you missed this conference, stay tuned for our next event to be held in Montreal, Spring 2015.