Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Online Illustration Critique with Macmillan Book Designer Trisha Previte

Date(s) - 07/15/2020
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm


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Join us for an online illustration critique meeting via Zoom on Wednesday, July 15, 2020, from 8:00pm to 9:00pm.

We welcome special guest, Trisha Previte, Book Designer at Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group.

Here’s how it will work:

•  This event is open to active members only.

•  Up to 10 participants can submit an image for inclusion in the critique. Up to 5 additional members can join to participate in the discussion. Registration options are included below.

•  Participants may send three image for inclusion in the critique.  Send the images in JPG format. 1600 pixels is a good width (by whatever height). The file sizes should not exceed 5MB. Please make sure your file is labeled with your name. Send the images to Images must be received prior to 7/10/2019.  If your files are too big to send, please use .

•  Participants will receive access to a private blog site where the images will be posted for display during the critique meeting.

•  The critique moderator will initiate the Zoom call five minutes prior to the start of the session. We will need to limit the amount of discussion for each image to stay on schedule.

Please download the Zoom Client for Meetings app. to your desktop prior to the critique.  To download go to ->

If you are not familiar with using Zoom, set up a test call with Illustrator Coordinator Merrill Rainey prior to the event.

Since this is a members-only event, please be sure that you are logged in to this site in order to see the registration options.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: By registering for this event, you agree to allow your images to be posted on the web site used during the discussion. Images will be removed from the site within 24 hours of the critique. The site will only be visible to critique participants.

is an illustrator and designer based in Brooklyn, NY, where she designs books for the Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group. Before joining the team at Macmillan, she worked as an in-house designer for various non-profit organizations around her hometown of Cleveland, Ohio (Support your local food bank!). When she’s not reading or designing, she enjoys grabbing a coffee and meandering about the greenspaces of Brooklyn.

Follow Trisha on Twitter, and Instagram: @tmprevite