Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

  • SCBWI-AR Webinar with Daria Peoples Riley on Writing and Illustrating the Picture Book of Your Heart During Difficult Times
About Us

Welcome to the Arkansas region of SCBWI.

Members of SCBWI who live in Arkansas are automatically members of the Arkansas region.

Arkansas SCBWI supports authors and illustrators at all stages of their careers through information, resources, support, and educational and networking opportunities.



Arkansas SCBWI Events

If you are not a member and want notice of SCBWI Arkansas Events, email us at with a request to be added to our mailing list.

Welcome to the Arkansas region of SCBWI!
What's coming up in our region? For details on upcoming regional events and for online registration, check out the menu on the right. If you are an SCBWI member, please log in first to receive member discounts. We look forward to seeing you at our events!
Have an Idea for a Webinar? We'd love to know what topics you would like our region to host as a webinar. Editors or agents? Art Directors or Illustrators? Picture book process, middle grade pacing or young adult dilemmas? Send us your input by email. Webinar Ideas Email
ATTENTION: Please note that all in-person events have been postponed until further notice. We'll continue to monitor this situation and follow national and state public health guidelines to prevent the spread of illness in addition to abiding by National SCBWI standards. Please stay safe!
SCBWI DIGITAL WORKSHOPS.  Available FREE to CURRENT SCBWI MEMBERS as a gift from us to you to support you during this difficult time.  Please visit for more information.
SCBWI REGIONAL WEBINARS. SCBWI offers webinars across the regions in the US and abroad. Cost varies. A list of the webinars currently provided by the various regions is available here: Regional Webinars link.