Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Book Trailers for Beginners

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Date(s) - 08/17/2019
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Parma Library Branch
6996 Powers Blvd - Parma , OH 44129


Join us August 17th from 10am – Noon for Book Trailers for Beginners w/ Jeff McCormick of Gumbo Inc.  Jeff will guide us through the steps necessary to create a professional looking book trailer as well as the tools needed.  Whether your just curious, a novice, or an expert you will not want to miss this!

Jeff McCormack has over fifteen years of experience working as a motion graphics artist, designer, animator and director. He has created a variety of media solutions for a diverse client list, including Sherwin Williams, American Greetings, Cleveland State University and the Cleveland Institute of Art. With a background in illustration, Jeff also enjoys the behind-the-scenes process of exploring visual storytelling and character design through sketches, style frames and storyboards prior to production. Jeff resides in a suburb of Cleveland with his wife, children’s book author-illustrator Betsy Snyder, and their two little budding artists who teach him new things every day.

More about Jeff and Gumbo Inc. ->

Sample’s of Jeff’s work:
– Animation & motion graphics demo ->
– Book Trailer for Betsy Snyder’s “I Haiku You” ->
– Promotional animation for Flourish Agency ->