Auction #77: 1hr picture book text or art critique from Mira Reisberg
Description: Receive a one-hour picture book story or idea consultation with next steps critique from Dr. Mira Reisberg via Skype (contact her and she’ll teach you the basics of using it). Mira will guide you in shortening, refining, or deepening your story to make it more publishable.
Estimated Value: $35 times 2 winners
Minimum Bid: $30
Buy It Now: $50
Auction Begins: Friday 4/1 @ 1:00PM EDT
Auction Ends: Wednesday 4/6 @ 1:00PM EDT
Bio: Dr. Mira Reisberg is a children’s picture book consultant and editor. She is also an award winning picture book illustrator, writer, educator, book designer and art director. She has taught courses in writing, illustrating, and publishing children’s picture books for over 20 years with many of her former students now published. For her PhD in Education she wrote a 370 page dissertation on picture books and cultural studies. You can find some of her upcoming courses at http://www.artspractice.com/current_arts_courses.html
Author, Illustrator, Editor, Art Director/Designer Mira Reisberg’s Website: http://www.mirareisberg.com
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- Highest bid before the end of the auction wins; if the highest bid is less than the reserve amount, the auction is extended until the reserve amount is reached; if no reserve amount is stated, the reserve amount is 50% of the item’s estimated value.
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